Unstan Chambered Cairn, Stenness

4.4
Unstan Chambered Cairn is located in Stenness. By using our Stenness trip planner , you can arrange your visit to Unstan Chambered Cairn and other attractions in Stenness.
Create an itinerary including Unstan Chambered Cairn
map
Unstan Chambered Cairn Reviews
Rate this attraction
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating
TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.0
28 reviews
Google
4.6
TripAdvisor
  • The burial mound from the Neolithic and Bronze Age settlement is free to the public. Though you don't need a guide to see it, a local guide certainly enhance the visit. I was captivated by the place. ...  more »
  • This tomb is easily accessible from the main Stromness road. Drive a short distance down the sign-posted track to a small car park. The entrance is higher than some of the other cairns, but still requ...  more »
  • This is a gem! This little cairn is not often visited. You have to be somewhat flexible to get in as the doorway is not very tall, but it's worth it. The energy here is the nicest I felt at any of the...  more »
Google
  • Quite a lot of graffiti but much more impressive than the big near by mound because it hasn't yet been sanitised by the tour guides
  • Cave from 5000bc hard to get into need to ben d down. Guided tour
  • Ancient burial chamber that is freely open to the public. There's not much to it, but I don't think they were thinking about tourists back then! The entrance is very low meaning that you have to do a kind of stooped crawl for a short period, so no good for those with access issues.

Plan your trip to Stenness

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Stenness

Browse hotels, guesthouses, and unique homes and book your stay on the world's leading accommodation sites.
Live like a local, find unique places to stay
Millions of travel reviews on TripAdvisor