Visit the Old Town of Porvoo. This is a half day tour starting from Helsinki driving to the second oldest town in Finland. Porvoo is an amazing small town. It is about 50 km away from Helsinki. Your tour guide will pick up you at the Scandic Simonkenttä hotel at 10 am. The whole tour takes around 4 hours.
Walking along the old bridge in Porvoo, you will see the fantastic riverside red warehouse In Porvoo you have free time to visit. the medieval Cathedral, the old town hall, museums, lovely boutiques, and having a taste of the local traditional chocolate. You can enjoy coffee or lunch in one of the historical wooden houses, with stories dating back to the 18th century.
In winter during the Christmas time, you will see the Christmas market in Porvoo. Christmas mood is created by spruce twigs, lights, and the awesome traditional carousel. You will enjoy the atmospheric Old Town of Porvoo, the Christmas market and shopping during the Christmas time. This year, the Porvoo Christmas market opens on November 26th until December 12th, is open daily between 12 noon and 6 p.m. except on Saturdays when the market and the carousel are open between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m.