Street market in the Green Heart
Every Wednesday and Saturday you can visit the big city market in the charming centre of Leiden. Stroll along the main canal, the Nieuwe Rijn, and get to know more about the dutch market culture.
Fresh vegetables, many different types of fish, beautiful fruit stands, colorful flowers, clothes and a great atmosphere. Go by bike, public transport or car and explore the bustling centre of Leiden during the street market!
Market delights you should try!
When visiting a dutch market you should try Kibbeling, typical fried fish with spices, or Haring, raw with onions. It are the most traditional types of fish that most families eat at the market.
While traveling in Holland you have to enjoy our cheeses! At the cheese stands you can usually try small pieces of differently aged cheeses, find out which one you like best!
In for something sweet? The delicious smell of warm caramel draws your attention when getting close to fresh Stroopwafels! These delightful warm waffles are famous, try them out!
Besides traditional Dutch food you will find loads of delicacies from abroad too, olives, spices and turkish sweets just to name a few, stroll around and explore!