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Panoramic Helsinki and Porvoo | HE1L

Sightseeing#Embark on a locally guided journey that’s ideal for first-time visitors and those seeking the premier vistas and landmarks of a destination.
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Panoramic Helsinki and Porvoo

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Starting from $136.46 AUD / Adult
Venture across the Finnish countryside to the medieval village of Porvoo. This coastal town was an important center of trade during The Middle Ages, and, today, her cobblestone streets provide a stunning glimpse into the past. Follow a local guide on a stroll that winds past idyllic homes and rustic facades that now host quaint shops and cozy eateries. Learn about the 800-year history of Porvoo, filled with tales of undaunted settlers, marauding pirates and booming trade years. Take a postcard-perfect photo of Old Town and its telltale red storehouses from atop the Old Bridge, and visit a local café for a slice of "Runeberg Cake", named after Finland's greatest poet. Afterwards, enjoy some free time to unwind by the shores of the Porvoo River before returning to Helsinki for a panoramic sightseeing drive. Witness majestic Uspenski Cathedral, the colorful market, and other landmarks before arriving back at the ship.
  • Enjoy a scenic 50-minute drive that leads you outside the bustling streets of Helsinki.
  • Step back through the ages on a narrated walk through the narrow streets of Old Town Porvoo.
  • Relax and take in the sights on a panoramic sightseeing drive through Helsinki.
What to BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Sun protection
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Local currency
What to WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Guests must be able to walk approximately 1.75 miles over even and cobblestone surfaces, including negotiating over 30 steps.
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
  • Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting this tour.
  • Driving time to and from Porvoo is approximately 50 minutes.
Location Helsinki, Finland Helsinki, Finland
Tour Code HE1L HE1L
Duration4.50 Hours 4.50 Hours
Activity Level#Medium #Medium
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