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Tuna Auction Watching

by Masa
3h $ 651 Price up to 3 people


  • Tsukiji seafood market
  • Tsukiji outer market

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651.00 USD

Price up to 3 people
FREE cancellation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person.
$ 37.20

What to Expect

We have a tuna auction watching tour!

You can experience the traditional auction among the seafood buyers and auctioneers at the back of the Tsukiji fish market almost every morning from 5:25 am.
How many tunas are on the floor? How do you know which is good tuna and which isn't?
Which is better, the frozen one or the fresh one?
I can tell you lots of interesting information about tuna and seafood on this tour.
The highest bid for just one tuna was 1.5 million dollars! Can you believe it?! Why was is so expensive?!

After finishing watching the auction, we can go together to the outer Tsukiji market, which will already be opened for us to shop, to eat sushi, and to feel hustle and bustle of the just-opened market, while walking!

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Organized by Masa

Licensed Guide


  • Tsukiji seafood market
  • Tsukiji outer market


We need to fix our tour date depending on the closure of the market and also the convenience of the guide. 5 is the maximum number of the guest.

What‘s included
guide fee, hetel pick-up, taxi fare from the hotel to the market. (Hotel pick -up might not be available on some location. We need to talk about it before fixing the tour)
What‘s not included
Meeting Point
At your hotel
Ending Point
at Tsukiji seafood market
3 hours
Starting time
03:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Number of people
up to 3 people   Flexible

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.

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 Masa

Licensed Guide

Contact Masa
Languages spoken
  • English ( License )

Hello! My name's Masa!
I've been working as a certified tour guide in Japan since 2013.
My years of guiding are not long, but I can be flexible to your needs and requests.
My area of the guiding is Tokyo, Yokohama, Saitama, Mt. Fuji, the Five lakes, Disney resort, Shopping malls...anywhere you want, I will escort you there.

Are you interested in Japanese pop culture, such as Anime, Cartoon, or music? They're also in my range of guiding.
Are you interested in Japanese Sake? I worked for a Sake company and have a Licence as a Sake sommelier. I can teach you about Sake and tell you which is good Sake while drinking with you!

So, don't hesitate to contact me. I am completely flexible, anytime, anywhere, and anything! read more

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