Tsukiji and Asakusa Food and Drink Cultural Walking Tour (Half day)

5 hr, 30 min

E-Ticket

Instant Confirmation

Group Tour

Let’s explore Tsukiji first, the vibrant market for the locals and the professional chefs for more than 80 years of history. Stroll past stalls bursting with large sea critters and colorful vegetables. Enjoy the delicious sushi lunch, and then explore Asakusa district, where the famous Senso-ji Buddhist temple is located and tastes some Japanese sweets.

Meet your friendly local guide at the main gate of Tsukiji Honganji Temple, quickly making your way to the vibrant...
Let’s explore Tsukiji first, the vibrant market for the locals and the professional chefs for more than 80 years of history. Stroll past stalls bursting with large sea critters and colorful vegetables. Enjoy the delicious sushi lunch, and then explore Asakusa district, where the famous Senso-ji Buddhist temple is located and tastes some Japanese sweets.

Meet your friendly local guide at the main gate of Tsukiji Honganji Temple, quickly making your way to the vibrant Tsukiji Fish Market. Wander around the many small shops and taste samples along with the menu while your guide tells you some stories and histories behind.

Next, head to Asakusa district, considered one of the most traditional parts of Tokyo. Stop in an Japanese café for some sweets before heading to explore the Senso-ji, the oldest Buddhist temple in the capital.

This tour includes;
1. Japanese omelet
2. Fried fish cake
3. Fresh Tuna sashimi
4. Sake
5. Sushi at a local Sushi restaurant
6. Japanese sweets
Tsukiji and Asakusa Food and Drink Cultural Walking Tour (Half day) photo 1 Tsukiji and Asakusa Food and Drink Cultural Walking Tour (Half day) photo 2 Tsukiji and Asakusa Food and Drink Cultural Walking Tour (Half day) photo 3 Tsukiji and Asakusa Food and Drink Cultural Walking Tour (Half day) photo 4
View All
See more Images

Itinerary Details

Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Tsukiji Honganji Temple, 3-15-1 Tsukiji, Chuo 104-0045 Tokyo Prefecture

Meet your guide in front of the gate of Tsukiji Honganji Temple at 8:15 am and start exploring the Tsukiji fish market with a history of 80 years as the biggest fish market in Japan.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Tsukiji Jogai Market, 4-16-2 Tsukiji, Chuo 104-0045 Tokyo Prefecture

Even for local Japanese people, Tsukiji is a special place to buy freshest and highest quality seafood and ingredients. This market is also special place for chefs. Many chefs of Michelin-star restaurants come and buy special ingredients in Tsukiji. On this food tour, you will learn about Japanese culture while sampling various kinds of symbolic Japanese food including Japanese style omelette, dried bonito, Japanese tea, fresh tuna, fried fish cakes, sake, sushi!! Menu items are subject to change depending on availability...
Itinerary
This is a typical itinerary for this product

Stop At: Tsukiji Honganji Temple, 3-15-1 Tsukiji, Chuo 104-0045 Tokyo Prefecture

Meet your guide in front of the gate of Tsukiji Honganji Temple at 8:15 am and start exploring the Tsukiji fish market with a history of 80 years as the biggest fish market in Japan.

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Tsukiji Jogai Market, 4-16-2 Tsukiji, Chuo 104-0045 Tokyo Prefecture

Even for local Japanese people, Tsukiji is a special place to buy freshest and highest quality seafood and ingredients. This market is also special place for chefs. Many chefs of Michelin-star restaurants come and buy special ingredients in Tsukiji. On this food tour, you will learn about Japanese culture while sampling various kinds of symbolic Japanese food including Japanese style omelette, dried bonito, Japanese tea, fresh tuna, fried fish cakes, sake, sushi!! Menu items are subject to change depending on availability and season.

Duration: 2 hours

Stop At: Tsukiji Fish Market, 4-14-2 Tsukiji, Chuo 104-0045 Tokyo Prefecture

We explore 400 shops!

Duration: 1 hour

Pass By: Asakusa, Taito Tokyo Prefecture

We explore the wonderful traditional area

Stop At: Asakusa Culture Tourist Information Center, 2-18-9 Kaminarimon, Taito 111-0034 Tokyo Prefecture

Beautiful information center

Duration: 10 minutes

Stop At: Nakamise Shopping Street (Kaminarimon), Asakusa, Taito 11-0032 Tokyo Prefecture

The oldest shopping street

Duration: 15 minutes

Pass By: Asakusa Shrine, 2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032 Tokyo Prefecture

Beautiful shrine in Sensoji temple

Stop At: Senso-ji Temple, 2-3-1 Asakusa, Taito 111-0032 Tokyo Prefecture

We pass by the biggest temple

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Asakusa, Taito Tokyo Prefecture

Then we move to Asakusa, traditional town in Tokyo. We explore that area and try Japanese sweets.

The tour will conclude at Asakusa Information Center for your onward journey.

Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

Important Details

Included
  • Complementary food samples : Dashi soup stock and Katsuobushi, snacks etc.
  • Walking and cultural tour
  • Food tour menu : Japanese omelette, fried fish cake, fresh tuna, sake, sushi and traditional sweets)
  • Entry/Admission - Asakusa
  • Entry/Admission - Tsukiji Jogai Market
  • Local professional guide
Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Other personal expenses
  • Extra food and drinks
  • Transportation fee to meeting point
Departure Point
Tsukiji Hongwanji, 3-chōme-15-1 Tsukiji, Chuo City, Tōkyō-to 104-0045, Japan
8:30 AM
Return Details
Japan, 〒111-0034 Tōkyō-to, Taito City, Kaminarimon, 2-chōme−18−9 浅草文化観光センター
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 3 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
  • Walking shoes are recommended
  • Minimum drinking age is 20 years. We prepare another drink for under 20 years.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infant seats available
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Travelers should have a moderate physical fitness level
  • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 20 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

View Less

Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 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.