Christmas Market Rotterdam
Christmas Market Rotterdam city centre 2016
The Christmas market in Rotterdam centre offers pretty Christmas houses and many stalls decorated in a charming Christmas style and Christmas music. The small Rotterdam Christmas Market is located at Hoogstraat and takes place on Sunday 11 December 2016. Another Christmas market takes place at the Binnenrotte Market Square in Rotterdam on Thursday 15 December 2016.
Other Christmas Markets in Rotterdam
At Saturday 10 and Sunday 11 December 2016, an XXL Swan Market Christmas edition with vintage clothing and bling bling will take place at the Van Nelle Factory in Rotterdam. Furthermore, the Swedish, Finnish, Norwegian and Danish Seamen Church organize small Christmas markets this year. At those Christmas markets you can buy all kinds of Scandinavian products and might even meet Santa Claus. Also some small scale Christmas markets are held in the suburbs of Rotterdam. From Friday 9 till Sunday 11 December 2016, a Christmas market takes place at the Trompenburg botanic garden in Rotterdam. And last but not least the majestic Market Hall Rotterdam will beautifully decorated to get into the Christmas mood.
TIP: visit the Christmas Market in Dordrecht!
You can also take the Waterbus service to Dordrecht where they organize the biggest Christmas markets of the Netherlands by far. The Dordrecht Christmas market is comparable to the big German Christmas markets like the one in Düsseldorf.
What else are we going to do at Christmas time in Rotterdam?
Get into the Christmas mood at the Winterfair in the Ahoy convention centre. Furthermore, an indoor ice rink has been created in Rotterdam and here you can celebrate Christmas with your kids. The famous Christmas Circus Rotterdam in Ahoy is also a splendid day out for the whole family. Check out the webpage about Christmas in Rotterdam at this website for more information about Christmas activities in Rotterdam.
PARKING Christmas Market Dordrecht
Dordrecht by public transport
The city of Dordrecht is located 20 km south of Rotterdam. There are direct train services from Rotterdam Central station, Rotterdam Blaak and Rotterdam Zuid. It's a 25 minutes ride from Rotterdam Central Station to Dordrecht Central Station.
Dordrecht by Waterbus
A fast and nice journey is the Waterbus service from Rotterdam to Dordrecht. The Waterbus jetty is located next to the Erasmus Bridge and takes you to the historical center of Dordrecht within half an hour. You can even take your bike on the fast ferry!
Dordrecht by car
From Rotterdam, take highway A16 to Dordrecht and follow 'Dordrecht Centrum'. There are many public car parks in Dordrecht city centre, but you will have to pay!
DATES Christmas Market Rotterdam / Dordrecht 2016
Christmas market Rotterdam 2015
The Christmas market in Rotterdam takes place from Saturday 5 December 2015 till Saturday 2 January 2016.
Christmas market Dordrecht 2016
The big Christmas market in Dordrecht takes place from Friday 16 till Sunday 18 December 2016. For more information refer to: www.kerstmarktdordrecht.nl
REVIEWS Christmas Market Rotterdam