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Exploring the "maze" of Tsukiji Fish market

by Haruko
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2h $ 70 up to 4 people

Highlights

  • The Tsukiji Inner Market
  • The Tsukiji Outer Market
  • Namiyoke Shrine

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70.40 USD

total price for up to 4 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Hotel pick-up.
$ 8.80
Extra hour.
$ 35.20

Overview

Let's visit world famous fish market! The Tsukiji Market is known as one of the world's largest fish markets handling over 2,000 tons of marine products per day.
In Tsukiji market are, there are two markets; Inner and Outer market. We will visit both markets and Namiyoke Shrine. Namiyoke (literally means protection against waves) shrine is a guardian shrine for the market and its traders.

What to Expect

The inner market is consists of more than 600 middle wholesalers and basically for the professionals; restaurants including sushi restaurants, fish shops, supermarkets and so on. Each shop in the inner market has its own specialty. One shop sells only tuna and other shop is for sea urchin. You will encounter a great variety of marine products and people who dedicate themselves not only to sell the highest quality products but also to hand down our food culture with pride. The outer market, meanwhile, is for the public. You can find anything related to eating and food; kitchen utensils, tableware, dried food, seaweed, tea, seasonings, knives, decoration stuff, packages,etc. Last but not least, you can't miss your chance of trying out delicious foods!

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Highlights

  • The Tsukiji Inner Market
  • The Tsukiji Outer Market
  • Namiyoke Shrine

Important

The Tsukiji fish market is closed on Sunday, some Wednesday and holidays.

The Tsukiji Fish Market is closed on Sunday, some Wednesdays and holidays. We will go into the inner market where the floor is wet and slippery, so please put on comfortable flat shoes. Also closed-toe shoes is strongly recommended for your safety. If you have small children, please let me know in advance. I may bring you only the outer market and Namiyoke shrine for the safety reason. Please bring along some Japanese Yen in cash since not all of the shops, especially small shops, accept credit cards.

City Tokyo

Meeting Point At the ground level of Tsukiji Shijyo station (Toei Oedo line). If you need hotel pick up, please let me know.

Ending Point At theTsukiji outer market

Duration 2 hours

Starting time 09:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible

Number of people 1 to 4   Flexible
What‘s included
  • Guide fee


What‘s not included
  • Your transportation fee
  • If you need hotel pick-up
  • it will cost 1000 JPY. The hotel should be within 23 wards in Tokyo.

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Cancellation Policy

  • If you cancel at least 14 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 100% refund.
  • If you cancel between 2 and 13 day(s) in advance of the meeting date, there is a 20% charge.
  • If you cancel within 1 day prior to the meeting date, there is a 40% charge.
  • If you cancel on the meeting date, there is no refund.

Organized by Haruko


National Certified Guide

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  • English ( License )

Hello, My Guests!
I’m a national licensed guide, Haruko.
I live in Tokyo with my husband and two kids.
I love to meet new people and share my knowledge of Japan.
Also I love to learn from people of different backgrounds like you!
Tokyo is one of the most exciting cities to see and stroll.
During your stay in Tokyo, you will find modern and traditional Japan at the same time and you are going to encounter many intriguing traditions, cultures, places and people.
Let’s explore Tokyo and Japan with me!


Reviews ( 13 )

4 weeks ago |   by Drany

“ tsukiji fish market ”

Haruko was friendly and informative. As we walked around the market, she explained the history of the market. We could not have navigated the market; it was like a maze.

3 months ago |   by Minerva

“ best sushi ”

she showed us the inner and outer market then after the tour of the market she took us to a sushi restaurant and was the best we have ever tasted. she also suggested an excellent restaurant for a kaiseki dinner . it is very easy to understand her as she has been to the united states and her english is excellent therefore we understood all her explanations and comments

4 months ago |   by Nina

“ Wonderful morning at the Tsujiki fish market! ”

Haruko is an outstanding guide and was extremely accommodating to our family’s needs. She was flexible and let us choose where we wanted to go and would recommend different shops and food stalls to stop. At each of these little vendors she encouraged us to try the different types of Japanese delicacies. We had sushi for breakfast and she took us to an amazing little restaurant that served the freshest sushi. Haruko was very engaging with our two boys (9 and 10) and knew how to make the experience fun for them as well. I even received an email from her afterwards with more interesting facts about the fish market, that she didn’t have time to explain to us on the tour. We really enjoyed our time with Haruko and are sure you will too - HIGHLY RECOMMENDED.

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