Amsterdam Flower Market Blumenmarkt 28-07-2016 / World flower markets

The floating flower market Blumenmarkt is one of the attractions of Amsterdam. All flower lovers are delighted with this place.

Blumenmarkt is a traditional flower market that sells various types of flowers, plants, seeds and bulbs. Here you can find anything from tulips, roses and marijuana, to carnivorous plants like the Venus flytrap.

Shops at the Blumenmarkt Flower Market have been floating on the Singel Canal since 1862. The canal is located between Koningsplein and Muntplein and is open every day from 9:00 to 18:00. The largest number of tourists visit the market during the summer season. Travelers from all over the world come here for souvenirs and gifts. In the summer, Blumenmarkt really looks incredibly crowded with visitors, and in the winter there are many Christmas trees for sale in various shapes and sizes.