City of Porvoo

City of charming moments

Old Porvoo attracts visitors from all over the world and there is plenty to see all year round – historical scenery and nature, beautiful architeture, quirky boutiques, high-class restaurants and cute cafes. Not to mention all those friendly locals, of course! Red-ochre painted riverside warehouses, is one of the most photographed national landscapes in Finland. Here you can admire the colorful wooden houses and stroll the winding cobbled streets – as if in a children’s story book. 

Old Porvoo is also surrounded by beautiful National Urban Park that stretches over the whole river valley.