KIT Royal Tropical Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
KIT Royal Tropical Institute
1092 AD Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Phone: +31 (0)20 568 87 11
Located in the “old east” of Amsterdam, close to the Oosterpark, the KIT an independent centre of expertise, education and hospitality dedicated to sustainable development.
AMSTERDAM– THE CITY
Amsterdam, city and port, western Netherlands, located on the IJsselmeer and connected to the North Sea. It is the capital and the principal commercial and financial centre of the Netherlands.
The inner city is divided by its network of canals into some 90 “islands,” and the municipality contains approximately 1,300 bridges and viaducts. Amsterdam is the economic centre of the Netherlands, and there tradition persists alongside innovation. Although the city has a modern metro system, about one-fifth of the workforce still relies on the time-honoured bicycle for transportation.
How to get there
The Tram stops Alexanderplein and Linnaeusstraat are both right in front of the building and are easy and quickly available:
From Amsterdam Central Station: tram 14 – tram stop Alexanderplein
From Amsterdam Sloterdijk: tram 19 – tram stop Alexanderplein
From Diemen: tram 19 – tram stop Linnaeusstraat 1e van Swindenstraat