6 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

6 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

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6 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

Start: Helsinki
1
Helsinki
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
2
Porvoo
— 3 nights
Drive:  45​min
End: Helsinki

2
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Ekenas Archipelago National Park and Room Escape Games. Take a break from the city and head to Nuuksio National Park and Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip maker website .

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major airport is Helsinki Vantaa Airport. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Raseborg, Nuuksio National Park
Find places to stay May 15 — 17:
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Ekenas Archipelago National Park ©
Ekenas Archipelago National Park
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen ©
Hagen - Ramsholmen - Hogholmen

3
nights
Porvoo

Porvoo ©
Porvoo, one of Finland's oldest and prettiest towns, boasts cobbled streets, famous red-brick warehouses, and a charming river.
On the 18th (Sat), delve into the lush surroundings at Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area, then identify plant and animal life at Arboretum Mustila, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Fredrika Runebergs Park. On the next day, hike along Santalahti Nature Trail, then identify plant and animal life at Riverside Park, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Porvoo day trip website .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Porvoo takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Porvoo are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Kotka, Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry, Arboretum Mustila, Hiidenkirnut, Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area
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Arboretum Mustila ©
Arboretum Mustila
Niivermaki Nature Conservation Area ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry ©
Pyhtaa Church of Saint Henry

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