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Foods tour to Tsukiji fish market

by Yuki
(103) Reviews
3h $ 93 Price up to 5 people

Highlights

  • Observing many kinds of fish on sale in the wholesale area
  • Try eating various Japanese foods in the outer market
  • Eating the best sushi with reasonable price at my favorite restaurants

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Extra fee per group for high seasons ( March, April, May, September, O....
$ 18.60
Extra person ( Additional charge is required from the 6th person inclu....
$ 18.60
Extra place per group. There is a Japanese garden near by..
$ 55.80
Hotel pick up per group.
$ 18.60
Extra hour per group.
$ 27.90

Overview

Tsukiji is the largest fish market in the world in terms of sales volume as well as the quality of fish.
This tour will take you to the wholesale area as well as the outer market of Tsukiji.
You can see so many kinds of fish in the wholesale area and enjoy trying many delicious Japanese foods in the outer market.

What to Expect

1. Easier to Go; There are restrictions to enter the wholesale area. I will instruct you to follow them to make you enjoy the tour.
2. Memorable Tour; I will explain about the fish and food to make them more memorable for you.
3. Flexible Plan; The tour is very flexible according to your interest.
4. Delicious Foods; There are so many sushi bars in the outer market area and it is rather difficult for visitors where to eat. I will encourage you to taste other Japanese food, too.

Organized by Yuki

Licensed Guide
(103) Reviews

Highlights

  • Observing many kinds of fish on sale in the wholesale area
  • Try eating various Japanese foods in the outer market
  • Eating the best sushi with reasonable price at my favorite restaurants

Important

The wholesale fish market is closed on Sunday, National holidays and most of Wednesday.

Please pay the extra fee of 2,000 JPY in addition to the regular fee of 10,000 JPY for high seasons in March, April, May, September, October, and November.
The wholesale market will be closed on Sunday and most of Wednesday ( open on Wednesday if there is a holiday in the week).
Many shops and restaurant in its outer market will be closed on these days, too.
No photos in the wholesale area
Don't walk while eating food which may stain other people passing by.
Most of Sushi restaurant in Tsukiji doesn't take a credit card so please prepare about 3,000 JPY per person including the guide if you want to eat Sushi.
The tour does not include the tuna auction as it starts at 5:30 AM and it is very difficult to get the ticket to attend.
The wholesale area will move to Toyosu on October 11th, 2018 but its outer market will stay at Tsukiji where we can enjoy good sushi and delicious Japanese foods. read more

What‘s included
guide fee
transportation cost of the guide
What‘s not included
transportation cost of you (about 500 JPY)
lunch (you and the guide)
hotel pick up
Meeting Point
At Tokyo station Marunouchi North gate ( Hotel pick up is available with 2,000 JPY )
Ending Point
At Tsukiji
Duration
3 hours
Starting time
09:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 5 people   Flexible

Frequently Asked Questions

How much is sushi lunch?

Good sushi lunch is about 2,000 to 3000 JPY, this price is reasonable considering its taste.
Most of Sushi restaurants in Tsukiji doesn't take a credit card so please prepare cash.

Can we enter the wholesale area ?

The wholesale area is open to public from 10:00 AM.
It is a very busy and narrow place. Taking photo is not allowed there.

Some of us (guest) don't eat row fish, do you know any Sushi restaurant with cooked food ?

Your member can enjoy many Japanese cooked food in Tsukiji. I know a Sushi restaurant with cooked food but their Shushi is not so good as those served in my favorite Sushi restaurants.

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.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

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.

About Yuki


Licensed Guide

(103) Reviews

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Languages spoken
  • English ( License )

I've got the national license of a tour guide in English in 2013. Since then I attended a volunteer group which is providing a tour of the Imperial Palace East Gardens that used to be Edo castle. I guided more than fifty times in the garden as a volunteer and studied about Japanese history and culture.
I was born and grew up in Yokohama and I visited many places with my family. I used to work in Tokyo for more than 20 years. I have more than 100 tours in Tokyo as well as Yokohama, Kamakura, Hakone and Lake Kawaguchi and have been improving my tour. Therefore, I am sure that I can provide you the most impressive tour around Tokyo. It will be my great pleasure to help you to enjoy your stay in Japan. See you on my tours!! read more


Reviews ( 103 )

Very Good
1 day ago |   by Anton

“ Two very good days tour ! ”

Yuki guided our group of 10 people through Odawara, Fuji, Gotemba area. He booked a bus that fit our needs well. It was unlucky for us that those two days raining, so we couldnt maximise our picture taking of the beautiful cherry blossom trees. Yuki is very polite, humble, and assisted our group very well. Very reccomended.

Excellent
4 days ago |   by Christine

“ Wonderful day in Tokyo ”

Yuki was a wonderful choice for our first trip to Japan, he was gracious and accommodating as we spent the day exploring Asakusa, Akihabara, and harbor cruise. After touring Kyoto for 3 days we needed a slower paced day. Yuki adjusted our original plan to accommodate us. It was the perfect day. Thank you .

Excellent
6 days ago |   by Jessica

“ Imperial palace tour ”

Very kind and knowledgeable man. Took me to the Imperial palace and told me do many amazing facts about the emporer and the history behind it! One if the best days if me trip! Would Definitely recommend him to anyone looking for a nice informational filled day!

Excellent
1 week ago |   by Iain

“ Cherry Blossom Holiday March 2018 ”

Our day with Yuki was amazing. His expert knowledge was educational and enlightenting. Had a wonderful day. The best way to see a new city in a foreign country on our first day of our 12 day tour. Thank you Yuki. Iain & Lisa - Australia

Excellent
1 week ago |   by Vidya

“ Kyoto in a day ”

Yuki was wonderful. He was well prepared, answered all my questions by email and was prompt. We had a wonderful day exploring Kyoto and visiting the top sites. I know we would not have been able to see as much if we had done it ourselves. He met us at our hotel in Tokyo, helped us get the bullet train tickets at a discount, then helped navigate us through the sites we wanted to see in Kyoto ( bamboo forest, Toriii gates, golden temple). He added the Buddha temple for us and it was wonderful. We had homemade Kyoto cuisine at a local restaurant which was just perfect for our cultural experience. He then took us back to Tokyo on the bullet train. He also gave us some background and history of the shrines and temples with illustrations on his ipad. We had an amazing time and would do it again in a heartbeat. THANK YOU YUKI!!!

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