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Sushi Making and Tsukiji Fish Market Morning Tour from Tokyo

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  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration: 4.5 hours (approx.)
  • Tour code: 2142TYO_CUL220
On this ultimate sushi-lover’s tour, you'll visit the world's largest fish market — Tsukiji Fish Market — and try your hand at making sushi, which you’ll then enjoy for lunch. Learn from a sushi master how to make both rolls and nigiri, and meet Tokyo locals who are also in the class. Subway transport to the market with a guide is included.

Highlights

  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Lunch included
  • Hotel pickup included
Your sushi-themed morning tour starts at the Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal in Tokyo, where you’ll meet your guide and head by subway to the Tsukiji Fish Market, the world's largest fish and seafood market and one of the largest wholesale markets of any kind.

The market is split into the inner market, the wholesale portion that is restricted to visitors, and the outer market, the retail portion that features food stands, restaurants and shops selling Japanese kitchen tools. With your guide, stay in the outer market for about 45 minutes to explore the many stalls packed with exotic seafood and learn about the types of fish you’ll work with at your cooking class.

Next, your tour continues at a popular sushi restaurant for your sushi-making class. This cooking school is popular with both locals and visitors, and your guide will translate your teacher’s instructions.

Learn the art of making sushi — both rolls and nigiri — before sitting down to enjoy your creations for lunch.

Your tour concludes at the entrance to Tsukiji Station, where your guide can direct you to your preferred location.

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Departure Dates:
Departure Point:

Tour departs from the Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal or select hotels; please arrive 10 minutes prior to departure time

Departure Time:
9am

Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.

Return Details:

Tour concludes at Tsukiji Station


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Sushi Making and Tsukiji Fish Market Morning Tour from Tokyo

Sushi Making and Tsukiji Fish Market Morning Tour from Tokyo
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Inclusions:
  • One-way subway transport to Tsukiji Fish Market
  • Sushi-making class, including lunch
  • Local guide
  • Hotel pickup (select hotels only)
Exclusions:
  • Hotel drop-off
  • Hotel pickup, unless specified
  • Transportation after the sushi-making class
  • Gratuities
Additional Information:
  • Confirmation for this tour will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Note: The fish market tuna auction is not included on this tour
  • During the sushi class, you may be placed in groups with Tokyo locals or other visitors
  • The location of the sushi class may be changed to Ginza; in this case, you will take public transportation to Ginza with your guide, and the tour will end in Ginza after the class
Terms and Conditions:
If you cancel at least 8 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.
If you cancel between 3 and 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.
If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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Traveler Reviews

Reviewed by: Benjamin K, December 2014

My husband and I had so much fun. Our tour guide, yoko, was incredible sweet and accommodating to what we wanted to see and do. Our sushi teacher was very patient and explained her craft very well. We bought the mat needed for sushi rolls and already talking about having a sushi making party when we get back home!

Reviewed by: Andrew W, October 2014

Our guide, Nao, was excellent. We first went to the fish market, but were not allowed inside the actual market. Instead, we quickly walked through some of the alleys around the market. So, we didn't see or experience much of the actual market, but I think most of us were on the tour for the sushi making class, so that's OK. The class itself was fantastic and well worth it. Great instructors and a lot of fun. We started with scaling, cleaning/gutting and filleting the fish. Then we learned how to make hand rolls, nigiri, and maki. It was one of the best things we did in Tokyo.

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Tour code: 2142TYO_CUL220