10 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

10 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

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Helsinki
— 6 nights
Drive
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Porvoo
— 3 nights
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Helsinki

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Change things up with these side-trips from Helsinki: Sipoonkorven Kansallispuisto (in Vantaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Pack the 27th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, browse the eclectic array of goods at Old Market Hall, don't miss a visit to Senate Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kamppi Chapel of Silence.

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If you are flying in from Denmark, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In March, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Porvoo

Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 31st (Sun), contemplate the long history of The Runeberg Home, stroll around Runeberg Park, go for a walk through The Devil's Stairs, contemplate the long history of Castle Hill, then don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town, and finally examine the collection at Porvoo Doll and Toy Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Mon): revel in the low prices at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loviisan kirkko, then take in the waterfront at Laivasilta, and finally enjoy the sea views from Söderskärin majakka.

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Traveling by car from Helsinki to Porvoo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in March, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trip

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