Many of Orkney Islands’s attractions can be found within easy reach of Evie, making it a great place to base yourself while you are in town. Two sights that should top every visitor’s list is the fabulous Broch of Gurness and the much-loved Midhowe Cairn. Also, well worth the effort are Midhowe Broch and Trumland House.
Savvy travelers in Evie, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should make tracks to the nearby museums and theaters. Stroll around and enjoy the quiet atmosphere of Orkney Museum in Kirkwall. Enjoy the fascinating exhibits at the Piers Art Centre in Stromness.
If the sun is shining, follow the locals and appreciate the nearby green spaces. Hike around the grounds of Fitty Hill in Westray.
To really get a feel for the area, don’t miss the nearby local attractions such as Balfour Castle in Shapinsay, the St. Magnus Cathedral in Kirkwall and the Cubbie Roo's Castle in Rousay. These spots are much-loved by travellers from all the corners of the globe. Blow the dust from the pages of Orkney Islands’s past by visiting heritage sites, such as Bishop's Palace in Kirkwall, Earl's Palace in Stromness and Earl's Palace.
Orkney Islands offers an abundance of accommodations to pick from, but if you'd like a place to stay in the Evie area, make a reservation at the popular Albert Hotel, Kirkwall.