- Explore the famous Old Town with its medieval wooden houses
- A city that has inspired artists and poets for generations
Step back in time to the Middle Ages with this fantastic half-day sightseeing tour of Porvoo. The second-oldest city in Finland, Porvoo was founded almost 800 years ago, and it has played an important role in the country’s development. With a knowledgeable guide leading the way, you’ll explore the renowned Old Town of Porvoo, taking in important landmarks such as the beautiful medieval cathedral, charming boutiques and the workshops of traditional craftsmen.
Your Helsinki gift experience begins at a meeting point in the capital’s Esplanade Park. A air-conditioned coach will transfer you to nearby Porvoo, where you’ll roam the Old Town on foot, learning about the history and culture of this very popular area which may soon be named a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Time is allotted at the end of the tour for you to grab a delicious Finnish coffee and do a little exploring on your own for souvenirs and photographs if you wish. An unmissable excursion from Helsinki.