11 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

11 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

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1
Helsinki
— 7 nights
2
Porvoo
— 3 nights

7
nights
Helsinki

Helsinki ©
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.
Attractions like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) make great kid-friendly stops. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Ahvenisto (in Hameenlinna), Heureka (in Vantaa) and Nuuksio National Park (in Espoo). Pack the 13th (Sun) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, get engrossed in the history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum, and look for gifts at Artisaani.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Helsinki road trip site.

If you are flying in from Croatia, the closest major aiport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. October in Helsinki sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Espoo, Vantaa, Ahvenisto
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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Linnanmaki Amusement Park ©
Linnanmaki Amusement Park
Korkeasaari Zoo ©
Korkeasaari Zoo

3
nights
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stroll around Runeberg Park, walk around Sapokka Water Garden, thenget engrossed in the history at Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum, thenget some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, and finally make a trip to Porvoo Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find something for the whole family at Tykkimaki Amusement Park.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Porvoo trip planner.

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Porvoo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Porvoo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for the car ride back home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Theme Parks Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Kotka, Tykkimaki Amusement Park
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Tykkimaki Amusement Park ©
Tykkimaki Amusement Park
Sapokka Water Garden ©
Sapokka Water Garden
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©

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