Porvoo is a bilingual, idyllic and colourful city located close to an international airport in the Helsinki Metropolitan Area. The Old Town of Porvoo, the river Porvoonjoki and the nearby archipelago full of wonders provide the region with a unique atmosphere, make tourists feel welcome and encourage local residents to invite their loved ones.
Culture and business come together in the second oldest city in Finland, where businesses have excellent opportunities for growth and development in order to achieve their goals. The principles of sustainable development help secure the well-being of the environment and ensure that all residents are able see their future generations grow and succeed in Porvoo.
The City of Porvoo’s city strategy, approved in the autumn of 2018, states that the city is a forerunner in climate work. The city has a strong drive to become a carbon-neutral city by 2030, promote circular economy and support the sustainable everyday life of its residents.