Guided tour

From Helsinki: Porvoo Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

From Helsinki: Porvoo Half-Day Sightseeing Tour

From US$ 151.35 per person

Learn about the history, culture, and traditions of Porvoo Old Town on this tour. Discover well-preserved 18th and 19th-century buildings as well as the 15th-century Porvoo Cathedral.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 4.5 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Pickup included
Pickup is only provided at the following hotels. Please be at the meeting point 2 minutes before the meeting time: 9:20 am Hilton Helsinki Strand. 9:30 am Hotel Kämp. 9:40 am Radisson Blu Seaside Hotel. 9:50 am Radisson Blu Royal Hotel Helsinki. 10:00 am Scandic Park Helsinki.


  • Fall in love with the medieval town of Porvoo
  • Explore well-preserved 18th and 19th century buildings
  • Return back in time to Porvoo's golden era with a professional guide
  • Enjoy gorgeous views and rejuvenate from the daily grind
Full description
Get picked up by your guide at your designated meeting point in Helsinki between 9:30 and 10:00 am. From here, head to Porvoo to marvel at the historic Old Town, with its well-preserved historical buildings as well as a 15th-century cathedral. During the tour, you will learn about Finnish history and culture, exploring the Red Riverside Warehouses, Porvoo Castle, Porvoo Old Town Hall, and the devil's stairs, as well as many other attractions. After visiting the top attractions in Porvoo, enjoy around 40 minutes free time to explore the lovely cafes, restaurants and small shops in the Old Town, before heading back to Helsinki. Get dropped off in Senate Square, where you can spend the afternoon.
  • Hotel pickup (selected hotels only)
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned coach
  • English-speaking guide
  • Tax
  • Food and drinks
  • Personal expenses
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Prepare for the activity

Important information

What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Weather-appropriate clothing

Not allowed

  • Pets

Know before you go

  • Confirmation will be received at the time of booking.
  • This tour operates in all weather conditions, please dress appropriately.
  • Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • A moderate amount of walking is involved.
  • Minimum passenger requirement applies. The tour may be canceled or rescheduled if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of cancellation due to passenger requirement, you will receive a full refund.
  • If you wish to book a private transfer with wheelchair access please contact the local partner by email.
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