Amsterdam flower market is one of the famous floating flower markets in the world. It is a fragrant place to see all kinds of tulips, narcissus, bulbs of all sizes, herbs, Cactuses, orchids, seeds, rare flowers and other ornamental plants of all seasons ready for export. This floating flower market is located in Single canal between the Koningsplein and Muntplein. The Bloemenmarket is best known floating flower market and the market was first held on 1862. Here the tourists get the chance to buy all types of flowers at the cheapest rate. You can see large variety of Christmas trees and can have festive bouquet to celebrate birthday or some other function. What makes it unique is the merchandise which is displayed on floating barges. There are numerous Star Hotels situated around the Flower Market. Some of them are Hotel Amsterdam De Rode Lieu, Amsterdam Centre Lounge, Hotel Ajax, Ambassador Hotel, Hotel Ethereal Amsterdam, Lilly’s Canal View Apartments and Hotel de Westertoren.
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How to Reach:
By Foot: It takes 8 minutes to reach the Market from Oudezijds Achterburgwal.
By Bus: Take Bus no. 50, 54, 44 to Bijlmer Arena.
By Tram: Go by Tram nos. 1, 2, 4, 5, 9, 14, 16 and 25.
Tickets: The admission is free.
Timings: The market remains open from Monday to Saturday from 9:00 am to 17:30 pm and on Sunday -11:00 am to 17:30 pm.
Address: Single canal, 1071 AZ Amsterdam.