Hoy shelters Scapa Flow from the Atlantic and combines natural beauty with Orkney’s heritage as a major naval base in both World Wars

  • Experience the only Martello Tower open to the public in Scotland and hear about the last German submarine to be sunk in World War I
  • visit Lyness World War 2 interpretation Centre and the nearby Commonwealth War Graves Lyness Royal Navy Cemetery
  • explore Rackwick Bay
  • The Old Man of Hoyand, for the adventurous, walk to the Old Man of Hoy (weather permitting, of course!)