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Private Half-Day Tour of Old City of Porvoo from Helsinki provided by Stromma - Hop On Hop Off Bus Tour

Private Half-Day Tour of Old City of Porvoo from Helsinki

Private Half-Day Tour of Old City of Porvoo from Helsinki
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About
Discover hidden treasures in the old city of Porvoo on this private half-day tour from Helsinki. Explore the narrow streets and charming houses of Porvoo Old Town with a private guide, and gain insight into the region’s medieval history. Discover traditional warehouses lining the waterways, and learn of Porvoo’s role in Finland’s historic fishing, seafaring, and trading industries. Discover top attractions such as 15th-century Porvoo Cathedral and browse the artisan workshops at your leisure. This 4-hour tour includes round-trip travel by private vehicle from central Helsinki. 
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
What to expect
  • Your guide will meet you anywhere in the Helsinki city center for pickup at a time of your choosing. Climb aboard your private vehicle, equipped with free WiFi, and get started for Porvoo. The journey should take just under an hour. Once you arrive, take a walking tour of the Old Town, whose layout is typical of the Middle Ages. Amble past low wooden houses, spectacularly well-preserved for how old they are, and see the red warehouses lining the riverbanks. Listen to your guide talk about the trading, fishing and seafaring that is a huge part of the village's history. Stop by the medieval cathedral, built between the 13th and 15th centuries. You get totally undivided and personal attention from your private guide as you explore.  Take advantage of some free time to explore on your own, ducking in to the artisan workshops and other boutiques or just wandering down the narrow streets.  At the end of your time in Porvoo, head back to Helsinki for drop-off at your chosen location.
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
  • Instant confirmation
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
What to expect
  • Your guide will meet you anywhere in the Helsinki city center for pickup at a time of your choosing. Climb aboard your private vehicle, equipped with free WiFi, and get started for Porvoo. The journey should take just under an hour. Once you arrive, take a walking tour of the Old Town, whose layout is typical of the Middle Ages. Amble past low wooden houses, spectacularly well-preserved for how old they are, and see the red warehouses lining the riverbanks. Listen to your guide talk about the trading, fishing and seafaring that is a huge part of the village's history. Stop by the medieval cathedral, built between the 13th and 15th centuries. You get totally undivided and personal attention from your private guide as you explore.  Take advantage of some free time to explore on your own, ducking in to the artisan workshops and other boutiques or just wandering down the narrow streets.  At the end of your time in Porvoo, head back to Helsinki for drop-off at your chosen location.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 3485P27
Call +1 855 275 5071
Important information
Inclusions
  • Pickup and drop-off in central Helsinki
  • Private guide
  • Transport
  • Free WiFi on board
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Pickup time is the departure time of the tour
  • Ports:
  • West Terminal
  • Katajanokka Terminal
  • Olympia terminal
  • Makasiini Terminal
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Important: Please inform the following details when booking: Centrally located meeting point, departure time and the preferable guiding language. You can do this in the "Special Requirements" at the check-out.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • SPECIAL CANCELLATION TERMS: For a full refund, cancel at least 72 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Pickup and drop-off in central Helsinki
  • Private guide
  • Transport
  • Free WiFi on board
Exclusions
  • Food and drinks
Departure details
  • Traveler pickup is offered.
  • Pickup time is the departure time of the tour
  • Ports:
  • West Terminal
  • Katajanokka Terminal
  • Olympia terminal
  • Makasiini Terminal
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Important: Please inform the following details when booking: Centrally located meeting point, departure time and the preferable guiding language. You can do this in the "Special Requirements" at the check-out.
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • SPECIAL CANCELLATION TERMS: For a full refund, cancel at least 72 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Travel safe during COVID-19
What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
What you can expect during your visit
  • Guides required to regularly wash hands
  • Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Cathedral of Porvoo
    Stop: 15 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Porvoo Old Town
    Stop: 60 minutes
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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Jane B
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Great site seeing experience
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hjtraveler55
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Good Way to See City
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Alison H
Alison H
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Not worth the money
Not that impressed. We boarded the bus near the main station and when it got to the Senate Square it stopped for ab
Sherry P
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great stops for the area
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First Time in Helsinki
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Glick2013
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combo bus and cruise
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travelerz80163
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So surprised!
Arranged city sightseeing hop on/off bus, supposedly to pick us up at our Viking cruise pier in Helsinki within 30
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One of the best HOHO
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Great idea
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