Three reasons to go
- The historic Old Town is a great spot to explore on foot with lots of craft shops selling a range of goods.
- During summer, a stroll along the river is a must when the sun shines on the city's famous red houses beside the water.
- The Porvoo River is also popular for those who want to enjoy some kayaking or canoeing in the warmer months.
How to get there
Take the bus from Helsinki's Central Bus Station. You'll arrive in approximately 50 minutes.
Around 50km east of Helsinki on Finland's southern coast.