【Tsukiji Food Tour】Local Tokyo Street Food Tour in Tsukiji Fish Market!

【Tsukiji Food Tour】Local Tokyo Street Food Tour in Tsukiji Fish Market!

  • Tokyo’s world-famous Tsukiji Fish Market is a bustling market of the freshest fish, processed goods, and even utensils. This Tokyo street food tour will satisfy you with Tsukiji’s finest food attractions like sushi, broths, sake, and tea! (As of 2018, the auctioning grounds have been moved to Toyosu, Tokyo)
  • The guide for your Tsukiji food tour is knowledgeable about all things Tsukiji. They’ll tell you all about Japanese food culture and Tsukiji's street food!
  • Tsukiji Fish Market can be overwhelming to first-timers, but your tour guide will make sure you don’t get lost. This tour will help you discover Tsukiji to the deepest corners that only locals can show you!
  • The Tsukiji food tour will end with sushi, at a long-standing sushi restaurant. You’d be hard-pressed to find fresh sushi like this anywhere else, even in Tokyo!

Information

Area Tokyo Ginza / Tsukiji
Meeting place The main gate of Tsukiji Honganji-Temple
Access 30-second walk from Hibiya line "Tsukiji Station"
5-minute walk from Oedo Line "Tsukiji-shijo Station"
7-minute walk from Higashiginza Station
Meeting time 8:15
Duration 3 hours
Activity Code ACk001001
supported language English
Minimum number of participants 1person

Meeting place

Itinerary

  • – [8:15] Gather at Tsukiji Honganji Temple (In front of the gate). The tour begins!
    – Tour the Tsukiji outer market and grab Japanese street food and drinks with the guide.
    – Tour the Tsukiji Uogashi Wholesale Market.
    – Japanese sake-tasting and eating sushi at a local restaurant.
    – [11:30] Tsukiji Food Tour returns to Tsukiji Station (Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line)
    • Tsukiji Fish Market Street Food Tour in Tokyo!
      Within Japan’s world-famous fish industry, Tsukiji fish market in Tokyo boasts top-notch freshness. Tsukiji is the go-to fish market for restaurant owners around Tokyo, giving it the nickname of “Tokyo’s kitchen.”
      Even after the inner auctioning grounds were moved to Toyosu, Tokyo in 2018, the outer Tsukiji Fish Market is full of energy and interesting sights. Join this Tsukiji food tour to experience the fish market’s 80 years of history, with your guide’s expert commentary!
      Tsukiji has many street food options like sushi, tamago-yaki (Japanese omelette), broth, and sake. The Tsukiji food tour will surely satisfy your inner foodie!
    • 8:15 - Meeting up with the Tsukiji Street Food Tour
      Meet up with your tour group at 8:15, in front of Tsukiji Honganji Temple's main gate. Try to arrive ahead of the clock.
      As soon as the tour assembles, your Tsukiji food tour will begin.
    • Tokyo Street Food in Tsukiji's Outer Market!
      Follow the tour to explore Tsukiji's outer market, and find some great Japanese food. The tamago-yaki really holds the taste of its rich broth!
    • Tsukiji Fresh Fish Market: "Tsukiji Uogashi"
      Next, the food tour will explore Tsukiji Uogashi, the new wholesale fish market opened in 2016. Tsukiji Uogashi was placed by the Chuo Ward, to preserve Tsukiji fish market's bustling energy, even after the auctioning grounds moves out. Around 60 sellers line the fish market. If you're lucky, you might come across a huge, whole tuna!
    • Sushi to wrap up the Tsukiji food tour
      At the end of the Tsukiji food tour, you will experience sushi from a long-standing local restaurant. Nothing compares to sushi made from Tsukiji's fresh fish; take this chance to enjoy Tsukiji's Japanese gourmet foods to their fullest!

Caution

Included in the fee
- English guide
- Food (Japanese omelet, Fried fish cake, Fresh Tuna, Dashi soup and Katsuobushi, Japanese green tea, Sake, Sushi)
- A bottle of water
Not included in the fee
All expenses not listed above
Notes
- On food allergies and preferences, please notify the host prior to the tour.
- Japan's legal age of drinking is 20 years. Non-alcoholic beverages will be served to minors.
Things to bring
Please attend the tour with shoes that are easy to walk in.
Cancellation policy
The following percentages of the participation fee will be charged.
4-7 days prior to the tour: 15%
3 days prior to the tour: 25%
2 days prior to the tour: 35%
the day prior to the tour: 55%
on the day to the tour: 100%
No show to the tour: 100%
Operating Company
Japan wonder travel

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