11 days in Porvoo & Helsinki Itinerary

11 days in Porvoo & Helsinki Itinerary

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Porvoo
— 2 nights
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Helsinki
— 8 nights

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Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 13th (Mon), get some fabulous bargains at Brunberg Candy Factory Shop, head off the coast to Kaunissaari, then admire the striking features of Cathedral of Porvoo, and finally see the interesting displays at Porvoo Museum/Holm House. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Loviisa Maritime Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Ruotsinpyhtaa, and then explore the striking landscape at Hiidenkirnut.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Porvoo trip builder.

Helsinki to Porvoo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Helsinki.

Things to do in Porvoo

Nature · Parks · Museums · Wildlife

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Hiidenkirnut ©
Hiidenkirnut
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop ©
Brunberg Candy Factory Shop
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo

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Helsinki

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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Hakaniemi Market and Market Square Kauppatori. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Kansallisgalleria. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Helsinki: Fagervik Museum (in Inkoo), Hanko (Bellevue Beach & Tulliniemi Nature Path) and Teijo National Park (in Pernio). Spend the 19th (Sun) exploring nature at Ekenas Archipelago National Park. Spend the 22nd (Wed) exploring nature at Nuuksio National Park. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Katajanokka, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma, and explore the wide array of goods at Stockmann Department Store.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki travel app.

Getting from Porvoo to Helsinki by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Beaches

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Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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