8 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

8 days in Helsinki & Porvoo Itinerary

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Helsinki
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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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Temppeliaukio Church. Visit Helsinki Cathedral and Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum for their historical value. Change things up with a short trip to Sibelius Hall in Lahti (about 1h 30 min away). Pack the 30th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Linnanmaki Amusement Park. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), kick back and relax at Aurinkolahti Beach, make a trip to Senate Square, and buy something for everyone on your list at Kamppi Shopping Centre.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip planner.

Boston, USA to Helsinki is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Boston to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boston in July, expect Helsinki to be slightly colder, temps between 71°F and 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Porvoo.

Things to do in Helsinki

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks

Side Trips

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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 31st (Tue), enjoy some diversion at Porvoo Swimming Pool, look for gifts at Willatar, and then go for a walk through The Devil's Stairs.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Porvoo trip planning website.

You can drive from Helsinki to Porvoo in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Porvoo can reach 70°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Porvoo

Fun & Games · Shopping
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Gift & Specialty Shop
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