5 days in Porvoo & Jyvaskyla Itinerary

5 days in Porvoo & Jyvaskyla Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finland travel route maker

©
This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

5 days in Porvoo & Jyvaskyla Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
bus:  1​h
1
Porvoo
— 2 nights
train:  5​h 15​min
2
Jyvaskyla
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
End: Helsinki

2
nights
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
Cathedral of Porvoo and Stromforsin ruukki will appeal to history buffs. Appreciate the collections at Heureka, the Finnish Science Centre and Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Porvoo: Sibelius Hall (in Lahti), Arboretum Mustila (in Elimaki) and Linden Esplanade (in Kotka). There's lots more to do: perfect your strike at Flamingo Entertainment Center, get some fabulous bargains at Fazer Experience Visitor Centre, and don't miss a visit to Porvoo Old Town.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Porvoo journey builder website .

Helsinki to Porvoo is an approximately 1-hour car ride. You can also take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Porvoo can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Jyvaskyla.

Things to do in Porvoo

Shopping Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Vantaa, Kotka, Sibelius Hall, Stromforsin ruukki, Arboretum Mustila
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Porvoo ©
Cathedral of Porvoo
Heureka ©
Heureka

2
nights
Jyvaskyla

Jyvaskyla ©
Jyväskylä is a city and municipality in Finland and in the western part of the Finnish Lakeland. On the 12th (Fri), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then take in the exciting artwork at Kuokkalan kartano, and then fly down the slopes at Himos Ski Resort. On the 13th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Laajis.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Jyvaskyla trip planner.

Drive from Porvoo to Jyvaskyla in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Porvoo in April, Jyvaskyla is slightly colder at night with lows of -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Jyvaskyla

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Himos Ski Resort
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Himos Ski Resort ©
Himos Ski Resort
Kuokkalan kartano ©
Kuokkalan kartano
Room Escape Games

Similar Plans

8 days in Jyvaskyla BY A USER FROM FINLAND June, outdoors, relaxing, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, relaxing ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 7 days in Finland BY A USER FROM FINLAND April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Jyvaskyla BY A USER FROM FINLAND April, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 3 days in Porvoo BY A USER FROM FINLAND March, popular sights PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 13 days in Helsinki, Lakeland & Seinajoki BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 8 days in Helsinki Region BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 4 days in Jyvaskyla, Oulu & Rovaniemi BY A USER FROM FINLAND April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 35 days in Helsinki, Jyvaskyla & Vaasa BY A USER FROM FINLAND April, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Jyvaskyla & Koli National Park BY A USER FROM FINLAND April, culture, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Helsinki, Rauma & Porvoo BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, historic sites, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 3 days in Jyvaskyla & Oulu BY A USER FROM FINLAND April, culture, romantic, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 10 days in Finland BY A USER FROM GERMANY May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans