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Private Guided Helsinki City Tour
"This private tour can start anywhere within Helsinki area depending on your choice and tours run between 9am and 4pm.On the tour you can take a full advantage of this opportunity to discover this beautiful city: Helsinki is one of Europe’s most m yet remains in touch with an intriguing history stretching back over 450 years. You will have a chance to visit:the Senate Square and Lutheran cathedral elegant Uspenski Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) unique T"""This private guided sightseeing tour takes you through the main parts of the city of Helsinki avoiding crowds and queues. The tour is specially designed for those who appreciate individual approach quality information and flexibility. You will be offered the best city guides and vehicles to meet your expectations. Your tour can start from anywhere in the city including your hotel or other accommodation."
From EUR65.00
 
Private Shore Excursion: Helsinki Walking Tour
"Meet your professional tour guide outside the main port gate and take a tram to the city center (at own expense). Enjoy this private comprehensive walking tour that covers the must-see sights as well as most important and interesting parts of Helsinki su the Presidential Palace City Hall the Uspenski Cathedral the colorful Market Square the Parliament buildings Finlandia Hall
From $413.00
 
Half-Day Helsinki City Sightseeing Tour by Minivan
"Start this 3-hour sightseeing tour of the Finnish capital with a pick-up from your hotel at your chosen time. Continue along the coastal road passing the beautiful Uspenski Cathedral – the biggest Orthodox cathedral in Northern Europe - and the Icebre which is the main street through the city where you can see the Parliament House the National Museum and Finlandia Hall. You will also pass the Helsinki Museum of Contemporary Art Kiasma designed by the American architect Steven Hall. Continue to the Olympic Stadium venue for the 1952 Olympic Games and the new Opera house which was completed in 1993. The car will then take you to the Sibelius Park where you can photograph the monument built to honour Finland’s most famous composer
From EUR260.00

More Transportation in Porvoo

One parking option

If you come to Porvoo you will notice that it is not possible to drive everywhere in the old part of town. Easiest is to park your car at the location that I marked on the google maps link below....
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gubbi1
Mar 22, 2015

Cruise

We made the cruise + bus to Porvoo with Royal Line. The cruise departs from Helsinki´s Market Square at 10.05 am continuing through the beautiful archipielago providing the chance to admire...
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lina112
Aug 19, 2014

how to go there

By busYou can take bus from Helsinki central bus station, there are 2-4 buses per hour and the ticket is about 11euro, the ride take about an hour. We were staying on east suburb of Helsinki so we...
mindcrime
Jul 27, 2013

how to move around

We arrived in Porvoo by bus and then we just walked around and saw the main attractions in Old Town which is pretty compact and close to bus, ferry and train stations. There are lots of cobblestone...
mindcrime
Jul 27, 2013

To Porvoo by bus

Porvoo can be reached from Helsinki by bus. The route is served hourly and depending on the bus the trip takes between 55 and 75 minutes. One of the main bus operators is Pohjolan Liikenne. The bus...
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HORSCHECK
Apr 12, 2013

Explore Porvoo on foot

Porvoo is best explored on foot. The main tourist sights can be found in the Old Town and at the embankment of the river Porvoo.Just make sure, to wear proper shoes, which are suitable for small...
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HORSCHECK
Apr 12, 2013
 
 
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To Porvoo by car

I was lucky enough to get a lift from Helsinki to Porvoo by a famous Finnish VT member. Porvoo is located at a distance of about 50 km from Helsinki. A trip by car along the Eastern motorway E18 takes...
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HORSCHECK
Apr 12, 2013

"Teddy boy" from Kerava to Porvoo and vv.

This Rail car Dm7 commutes at summertime and only on Saturdays between Kerava (used to be from Helsinki) and Porvoo. It is possible to combine a day trip to Porvoo by boat-train cruise.The train...
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ZenLady34
Jun 12, 2011

Travel to Porvoo from Helsinki

You can get to Porvoo from Helsinki by bus from the main bus station at Kamppi. There are departures about every 20-30 minutes, and it takes between 50 mins and 1 hr 15 mins depending upon wether it...
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deptlads
Apr 04, 2011

Helsinki - Porvoo - Helsinki by bus

The easiest way to get to Porvoo from Helsinki is a bus and it takes only 55 minutes! The prices should be less than 10 euros - one way.But do take a look at the other tip as well, especially if you...
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ZenLady34
Apr 04, 2011

Helsinki - Provoo

Travelling times from Helsinki to Porvoo:Motorway E18............40 - 50 minMuseumtrain........ 1 h 30 minm/s King............2 h 30 minm/s J.L. Runeberg...3 h 20 minCoach 55 min........1 h 15 min ...
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Dexters
Apr 04, 2011

To Porvoo by boat

If you do not book a tour to Porvoo and wanted to go there some way other than riding a bus - then don't fret, you can ride the boat!The m/s Runeberg cruises from Helsinki to Porvoo (3.5 hours one...
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jumpingnorman
Jun 29, 2009

One hour bus from Helsinki to Porvoo

I just rode the bus from the underground bus station in Helsinki to Porvoo (founded year 1346, second oldest city of Finland) for only 10.40 Euro - and it took only an hour. Buses from Helsinki's...
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jumpingnorman
Jun 29, 2009

by Bus

Buses from Helsinki to Porvoo can be located at the Market Square and run regular daily services at reasonable prices.Buses also operate from Helsinki's Central Bus Station to Porvoo every 15-30...
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Openseas
Dec 28, 2007

Top Hotels in Porvoo

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Haikkoontie 114, Porvoo 06400, Finland
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Jokikatu 43, Porvoo, 6100, Finland
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Rauhankatu 27, Helsinki 06100, Finland
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Piispankatu 34, Porvoo 06100, Finland
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Things to Do Near Porvoo

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Linnanmaki (Amusement Park)

I live in Helsinki, and I visit Linnanmäki amusment park (swedish: Borgbacken) every year with my family and friends. It's really something awesome! I recommend it definitely to families with children...
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Uspenskin Katedraali (Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral)

Completed in 1868, the Uspenski Cathedral is the largest orthodox church in Western Europe. It was designed by architect Aleksei M. Gornostajev. The red brick church has eastern and western...
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Helsingin Tuomiokirkko (Helsinki Cathedral)

Helsinki is famed for its architects, but it was a German, Carl Ludvig Engel, who laid out Senate Square and designed the Lutheran Cathedral. After a fire destroyed most of Helsinki during its...
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Olympiastadion (Olympic Stadium)

The Olympic stadium is one of the most famous landmarks in Helsinki and has been described as the most beautiful stadium in the world. The most prominent event in the history of the Olympic Stadium...
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Suomenlinna Island & Fortress

My wee guide book (a Berlitz pocket guide) rates Suomenlinna as the city’s top attraction. It’s a UNESCO World Heritage Site, after all. I can see why, although the weather blighted my Sunday morning...
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Ateneum

Finland's largest collection of art is housed at this museum, known as the Ateneum. It was designed in 1887 by the architect Theodor Höijer who decorated the façade with busts of famous Classical...
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"Porvoo - Borgå"
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HORSCHECK

"Porvoo - Captivating charm of Finland"
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Sininen

"Charming town by the sea"
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starship

"Porvoo ~ On the King's Road"
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Scandic

"Porvoo, where my mind lives"
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