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Porvoo Map, Finland

If you feel like you need some help to find your way in your destination city, you are in the right place. This Porvoo Map will certainly help you to seek out the best restaurants, clubs and sights in town. You want to know what is the best place for a walk? Or what you should be watching out for during your visit? Learn more about the best things to do in the city reading our travel tips and then get around in Porvoo with Travelgrove's map. While searching for places, you can also check some cheap flights or deals or you can take a look at our user's galleries about the city. We hope you will find our city map of Porvoo useful. Enjoy your trip and come back to share your travel experience about Porvoo!

Porvoo History

The storehouses on the riverside surrounded the medieval harbor in which the salt and various other goods were imported. The complete exporting rights of the staple city were first approved to the city of Porvoo in the 16th century. Since the increase of mercantilism of the 17th century, dried fish, tar, linen, timber and butter were products that were exported from this city of Porvoo even though tar was to be traded... read more

Porvoo Sightseeing

JL Runeberg’s Home. The former residence of the National poet Johan Ludvig Runeberg now serves as a home museum and is open for public viewing since 1882. Visitors are able to get a taste of the life Runeberg’s family had through the collections displayed throughout the house. The collections include works of art, fox-skin displays and porcelain wares. read more

Porvoo Nightlife

For night clubbers and dance lovers there are: Bar & Nightclub Onnela, Hotel-Restaurant Seurahovi, Restaurant Nevada with karaoke, billiard and live music, but maybe the best place to visit is Tanssisaari, the dance island, an open air dance hall with balls, celebrations, concerts, dances organized from June to the end of August. read more

Porvoo Travel Guide

Originally grown as a trade center, it continues to be the epicenter of commerce and business. The size of retail trade is very large and it makes Porvoo a big municipal centre. Being an attractive tourist spot, much importance is given on tourism, which is considered very effective for service sector and retail trade. The town is especially famous for its riverside warehouses and narrow lanes. read more

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