Smichov and Andel, have become two extremely busy areas of Prague, after an incredible redevelopment process. Shopping centers. Large offices. Cinema. Restaurants and clubs. Today, they are quite busy.
Andel, in particular, has become an important transport connection hub, with several tram lines and a metro line. It is precisely here that, every Friday, the homonymous fruit and vegetable market is held which welcomes hundreds of thousands of buyers.
Fresh and genuine products, and a really interesting proposal from local producers. Today, the Andel Market is also loved by tourists who often come here to taste something traditional. Fruit, vegetables, cheeses, meat and sausages, herbal syrups or delicious honey, ideal to take home or give away. You will also find artisan products.
Andel Market is particularly appreciated for its welcoming atmosphere, different from the traditional and crowded places in Prague. Such as, for example, the Piazza della Repubblica market. During the Advent period, the proposal is extended with Christmas products and the delicacies of the moment. Try to drop by just for a walk.
The area is easily accessible by public transport, located in the city center. The market takes place right near the metro station of the same name, line B (yellow). Alternatively, you can use over 10 tram lines (4, 5, 7, 12, 13, 15, 16, 20, 21, 23) and numerous buses. The whole area is entirely pedestrian, and you will have free access to walk. From this link, all the info on transportation, timetables and tickets to Prague.
The Shopping Mall is open only on Fridays from 07:00 to 19:00. During the Christmas period, openings and times are subject to change.
KITL herbal syrups, Krknose syrup and the delicious honey are the products to try absolutely. If you have a way of cooking, fruit, vegetables and meat are really the TOP.
The area of Andel and Smichov is ideal for spending a few hours. Nearby, you will find many bars and restaurants, the beautiful Kinský Gardens and the Staropramen Brewery.