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  •   Tsukiji seafood market
  •   Tsukiji outer market


City Tokyo
Meeting Point At your hotel
Ending Point at Tsukiji seafood market
Departure 03:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 3h   Flexible
Languages English (License)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 3

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.



637.00 USD

final price

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

Extras (optional)

Extra person. 36.40 USD

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!

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


Extras (optional)

Extra person. 36.40 USD

Frequently Asked Questions

Frequently Asked Questions

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
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.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
Yes, by using our secure online payment system, your payment information is encrypted and you are secured against fraud and unauthorized transaction.

Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
It depends on the location of your hotel and places you visit. But to give you an idea, it costs about 200-300yen for one place to the other, and the total is about 1,000yen for a full day tour.
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.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
Yes you can, but you have to pay an extra charge per person. The price depends on which guide you choose.
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