Porvoo is Finland's second oldest town, a beautiful city full of history. The timeless and unique atmosphere in Old Porvoo attracts travellers from all over the world.
Today's Porvoo is a vivid, bilingual city catering a full range of commercial and public services.
Porvoo has developed into an eastern node of metropolitan Helsinki. The population already counts almost 50,000, and keeps growing.
In the future, Porvoo wants to be the most energy-efficient city in Finland. Porvoo hosts a cluster of energy and environmental technology enterprises.
Porvoo is located in the eastern Uusimaa-region on the coast of the Gulf of Finland, ca 50 km east of Helsinki.