HEL-016 - Private Day Trip From Helsinki to Historic Porvoo#Day trips
Quaint wooden architecture and historic charm make Porvoo an inspirational day trip destination in the middle of Finnish countryside.
Tour price per adult:
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- 4h private guide services
- 4h private tour vehicle
- Guided tour of Porvoo Old Town & visit to Porvoo Cathedral
- Gratuities to the guide and driver are not included in the tour price.
Meet & greet at cruise port/hotel followed by countryside tour to Porvoo
Walking tour in Porvoo
Free time in Porvoo for shopping and coffee break
Drive back to Helsinki
Children’s Discounts: 3-year-old and under are free, 15% discount for ages 4-12.
Please note, a surcharge of 20% applies on Sundays and all public holidays. Public holidays in 2023 are 01.01, 06.01, 07.04, 09.04, 10.04, 01.05, 18.05, 28.05, 23.06, 24.06, 04.11, 06.12, 24.12, 25.12 and 26.12
Entrance to Porvoo Cathedral is subject to scheduled religious and private services.
- Scenic Finnish countryside
- Porvoo Cathedral
- Porvoo City Hall
- Porvoo Old Town
As one of the very few towns established in Finland during the Middle Ages, Porvoo still carries the unique atmosphere of old world charm palpable when strolling the cobbled streets of an 800-year old city.
After a scenic countryside drive from Helsinki we will arrive to enjoy a guided walking tour through the picturesque medieval old town and along Porvoo River all the way up to Porvoo Cathedral. From it´s most famous landmarks, the red shore houses on the riverbank to the seasonal stunning flower garden in the back yard of the Holm House, your private guide is happy to share the best kept secrets and legendary stories of Porvoo.
The local cafés and restaurants offer a cozy atmosphere and shops serve some of the most delicious sweets and chocolates this side of the arctic circle.
We will then take time to admire the Porvoo Cathedral, one of the city’s most well-known buildings boasting a remarkable history. After several fires survived, the cathedral is still standing tall with an impressive bell tower.
Our drive back to Helsinki will take across the river to one of the most photographed locations offering stunning views of the old town perched on a hill above the river.
The tour ends with a drop-off at your hotel or city center in Helsinki.