Jarlshof Prehistoric and Norse Settlement, Sumburgh

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  • A 4-minute film shows in the small visitor centre which suspected appearance of the various buildings. This helps one to get an idea how it might have looked. In addition, there are other boards. The tour should necessarily with the audio guide taken (only English?) are. This gives interesting explanations and insights into the lives of the residents in addition to the boards on the tour. The visit is a must on Shetland, if you would like to inform yourself about the history of the island.
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  • This was a great place, however, having spent longer than anticipated at Sumburgh Head we were rushing a bit here. Leave more than an hour! I was glad I had the guide book as it mapped everything we w...  more »
  • Like old shetland? You will love it here, different settlements marked out and a small information point too. Visiting shetland then you must go here!  more »

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