Daily Small Group Porvoo Tour

Daily Small Group Porvoo Tour
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$141.18
Duration: 4 hours
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Explore the secret treasures and famous landmarks of Porvoo Old Town on this half-day tour from Helsinki. Chose the start time to suit your schedule, then follow a guide through Porvoo’s historic Old Town. Discover top attractions including 15th-century Porvoo Cathedral and the waterside bars and galleries for which Porvoo is famous.

One of the highlights of the city is Porvoo Cathedral which is an Evangelical Lutheran Church built in the 15th century, with some parts dating back to the 13th century making it one of the oldest churches in Finland.     While we walk thought old narrow streets of the town we talk about history and culture of it. This city witnessed some of the great changes in history of Finland such as the Diet of Porvoo was signed in 1809, which was when Finland became a Grand Principality of Russia, rather than being ruled by Sweden.    
When we are wandering around you will see small boutiques, antique stores, craft stores, second-hand stores, and souvenir shops offering everything from postcards to Christmas decorations to antiques. After our walking tour to see historical and tourist attractions in the town you will have time shop on your own or wonder around yourself on the narrow streets of Porvoo.   
This beautiful city offers great restaurants and relaxing cafes too. Depends on your wish you can enjoy your lunch in a charming riverside restaurant or have a break in a warm family run local cafe. After our memorable visit we will take afternoon bus back to Helsinki.

Explore the secret treasures and famous landmarks of Porvoo Old Town on this half-day tour from Helsinki. Chose the start time to suit your schedule, then follow a guide through Porvoo’s historic Old Town. Discover top attractions including 15th-century Porvoo Cathedral and the waterside bars and galleries for which Porvoo is famous.