discoverRousay - be inspired

Rousay, known worldwide as The Egypt of the North, is a treasure trove of ancient archaeological sites, with more than 160 located on this unique island. Steeped in natural beauty, it's a must-see for visitors.

discover wildlife, explore ancient sites, & enjoy Rousay...

Set in the magical Orkney Islands, Rousay is home to some stunning wildlife, including several rare breeds of bird. Together with its amazing scenery, and the vast number, and exceptional quality of historical sites, this makes the island of Rousay a fascinating tourist destination, offering a truely memorable experience for those who make this very special visit.