7 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

7 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

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Helsinki
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Porvoo
— 3 nights

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Katajanokka. Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and Teijo National Park. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, look for gifts at Artisaani, hunt for treasures at Old Market Hall, and get outside with King's Road.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Helsinki day trip site.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Helsinki Vantaa Airport, Turku Airport and Tampere-Pirkkala Airport. In January in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 26°F during the day and 17°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Scenic Drive

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Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral
Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Motorcycle Museum of Finland, then take a stroll around Sibelius Hall, and then take an in-depth tour of Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly down the slopes at Mielakka Ski Center.

To find out how to plan a trip to Porvoo, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Helsinki to Porvoo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Porvoo can reach 27°F, while at night they dip to 17°F. On the 16th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Shopping

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Sibelius Hall ©
Sibelius Hall
Langinkoski Imperial Fishing Lodge Museum ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland ©
Motorcycle Museum of Finland

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