Egilsay explorer, Egilsay

Explore the small island of Egilsay, visiting the ancient remains of St Magnus church with its unusual round tower, a beautiful sandy beach, then crossing farmland and the Onziebust RSPB Reserve where a freshwater loch on the coast is a haven for birds.


Minor road, farm tracks and paths, livestock in fields

Public Transport

Ferry from Tingwall via Rousay (some services only with pre-booking request).


Egilsay ferry pier. Map and directions.

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