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Kyoto Fish Market Walking & Sushi Making


Explore Kyoto Central Wholesale Market with our government-licensed guide. After enjoying shopping various fish including fresh tuna from the market, you will have a chance to learn how to make three kinds of sushi.



Pick up at hotel -> Kyoto Fish Market -> Sushi Making and Sushi Party

◆Kyoto Fish Market Walk
Kyoto has been a center for Japanese food culture, where an unique Kyoto cuisine have been produced through events such as tea ceremonial occasions. In Michelin guide 2011 in Kyoto, seven restaurants were awarded three-star the number of which comes right after Tokyo. Kyoto Central Wholesale Market plays an important role as "The Kitchen of Kyoto" since the inauguration in 1927 as the first central wholesale market in Japan. Our government licensed guide will escort participants around the market, safely in a small group, exploring both the vegetable and fruit areas plus the impressive seafood section. Guests on this experience will also enjoy browsing in various kinds of shops selling all manner of ingredients from fish to vegetables and nori (dried seaweed), plus in the outer market participants can shop for dried goods and kitchen utensils.
After buying various ingredients, participants will visit a private house. The guide will give you information about Japanese culture and everyday life in Kyoto during transfer by public transportation.

◆Sushi Making
The sushi making will be instructed in detail by the guide who is also practiced on sushi-making. Learn to prepare "maki sushi" (rolled sushi), "gunkan maki" (sushi rice wrapped with a strip of seaweed and topped with soft ingredients), and "nigiri sushi" (sushi rice topped with a slice of raw fish). The beautiful sushi designs created are sure to delight and will appeal to guests of all ages, especially children. You will surely cherish this rare and precious experience as a great souvenir in your trip in Kyoto!

◆Sushi Party
After making sushi and arranging them beautifully, it's time for a sushi party and to enjoy eating together.
Following the tour participants may take with them the utensils used in the cooking lesson. Impress your family and friends with your new sushi making skills by throwing a sushi party at home – the perfect Japanese souvenir!
Our guide will take you back to the nearest subway station, or to the nearest bus stop, in order to provide the customer an easy access to the hotel or to the next destination.


If you cancel your reservation, the following cancellation fees and remittance charge will be charged:
(1) 14-3 days before the program day: 20 % of the program fee
(2) 2 days before the program day: 50 % of the program fee
(3) one day before, on the departure day, or cancellation without notice: 100 % of the program fee


Basic Fee (Per Group)
Fee per Person
Age 6 - 11
6,600 JPY

Total Price = Basic Fee + Fee per Person * Number of Participants + Tax

5 hours 

Kyoto Fish Market


Guiding fee, Lunch, Public transportation fee (For taxis or hired cars, additional fee will be charged.), Admission fee


Cost of meal and sightseeing activities


◆Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard of the instructions.

◆The inner market has a lot of slippery places with water. Please refrain from wearing unstable shoes, such as sandals or high-heeled shoes for your safety.
◆Please advise us if you have any religious or health restrictions, allergies, or the case where you would like to request a special care for participants, including children. Please email us at to check an availability and share the information.
Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
◆Our services are mainly offered in English. In addition, services in other languages, such as Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian are also available. In case you would like services in languages other than English, please inquire us at as soon as possible. We will check an availability.
◆Before booking, please email us at to check an availability.
Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
◆Our business hours are from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on weekdays. For inquiries received outside the business hours, we will look into it and respond on the next business day.




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