Private tour to a National Park and Porvoo Old Town

“What a wonderful day we had. Kiia & Jeff went out of there way to accomodate our needs. A great way to explore Helsinki.Thanks for adding a visit to Porvoo for us. Would not hesitate to recommend your tours.” - Rhonda

Highlighting the natural beauty of Finland’s nature as well as its history

This unique day trip leaves from Helsinki and takes you on an easy and relaxing hike in a national park. Complete with a barbecue lunch by a lake and an afternoon stroll through the enchanting old town of Porvoo.

If you ask us, visiting a national park is a MUST when travelling to Finland. Lucky for you, we have a professional wilderness guide to cook lunch over a campfire and tell your group many fascinating facts about Finnish nature and culture. During your time in the national park, you will have many opportunities to take photos, explore the forest and lake, and enjoy the lunch.

Experience the best of both worlds!

After a refreshing taste of nature, you will continue your tour on to the magical old town of Porvoo. A small and colourful village lined with cobblestone streets. We will visit the Porvoo Cathedral which dates back to the 13th-century, walk through the idyllic town square and handicraft market, visit Porvoo's famous chocolate shop and take photos from the picture-perfect bridge overlooking the old town and river.

This is a private tour which means the finer details are upto you! We recommend starting this tour at 10 a.m. to make the most of your day but the start time is flexible as well as food preferences and drop-off locations.

We believe that nature heals. Surrounded by natural wonders and incredibly diverse habitats this full day experience will leave you wanting to rekindle your love for the outdoors.

Highlights:
• Visit a national park and the iconic old town of Porvoo in one day
• A truly authentic experience of Finnish nature and culture
• Enjoy a Finnish-style lunch over a campfire
• Great opportunities for photos and souvenir shopping

If you would like to book this tour with less than 16 hours before the start time, please contact us here.

Journey for the day

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From Start to Finish: Your Journey for the Day

Sipoonkorpi national park
After pick-up we will drive to the national park (30 min. drive from Helsinki).
Once we have arrived, our walk will begin on a trail that is considered easy and suitable for everyone. Throughout your walk, your guide will be there to tell you interesting facts about the surrounding area and help answer any questions you may have. We will arrive at a wooden gazebo which sits nicely beside a lake in the national park.
While your guide lights the fire and cooks lunch, you will have free time to explore your surroundings and take lots of photos.
After the lunch break, we will walk back to the car and continue our journey. In total, we will spend approx. 2 hours in the national park.

Porvoo Old town
From the national park, we will drive approximately 35 minutes to reach the medieval city of Porvoo.
The next two hours will be spent exploring the old town's most popular attractions such as the 13th-century cathedral, the colourful village homes, the market square, and the famous Porvoo chocolate shop.
After approximately two hours in Porvoo, we will drive back to Helsinki to drop you off at your accommodation.


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