HELSINKI & PORVOO SHORE EXCURSIONS
Price: 35 EUR
Duration: 5 hours
Level Activity: Low
The excursion in Helsinki and Poorvo has no extra costs
What's eating: Lihapullat: Finnish meatballs, often with gravy sauce and mashed potatoes. For the meat lovers there is reindeer for a healthier choice you can have fish.
Souvenir: You will be delighted with Christmas season,ornaments to take home.
Code Dress: Please note the Dress Code recommended to enter any church. No shorts, bare shoulders or miniskirts. This applies to both men and women. Comfortable walking shoes and sunscreen are recommended
SHORE EXCURSION IN HELSINKI & PORVOO
From the port of Helsinki we will leave to Porvoo (about 50 minutes), one of the oldest cities in Finland, famous for its historic district characterized by narrow medieval streets and wooden houses. We will visit the Cathedral (XIV century)built with stone and brick: the roof was completely destroyed by fire, while the interiors have been preserved. Afterwards you will have free time to explore the town and do some shopping. We will start a sightseeing tour of Helsinki (on the bus), we will pass next to the Parliament, the National Museum, the Finlandia Hall, the Opera House and the Olympic Stadium. We will end our shore excursion admiring the Cathedral carved out of the rock, the Temppeliaukion Kirkko, and the Uspenski Orthodox Cathedral, with a brief photo stop at Senate Square.
*Shore excursions could be subject to variations due to external causes as Cruise Companies politics, weather conditions, duration of the stay of the ship in the port, legal demonstrations
After the tour we will return to the port for boarding.