The ‘Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market Walking Tour and Rolled Sushi Class’ is a cool experience for people who love food and are visiting Tokyo. You’ll have an English-speaking guide who will show you around the busy Tsukiji Outer Fish Market. You can buy really fresh ingredients and try different tasty foods as you go along.
The best part of the tour is a cooking class where you’ll learn how to make traditional Japanese dishes like sushi rolls and Japanese omelets. Lots of people love this tour, so it’s a good idea to book ahead of time.
It’s a fun and educational way to explore Japanese cuisine.
Good To Know
- Combination walking tour of Tsukiji Outer Fish Market and cooking class
- Learn to prepare traditional-style ‘washoku’ food items like sushi and Japanese omelet
- English-speaking guide, transport, cooking ingredients and tools, and lunch with a beverage included
- Positive reviews about the tour, guides, and cooking class
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Tour Overview and Inclusions
This tour is a great opportunity to explore the Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market and learn how to cook traditional Japanese dishes.
You’ll start by visiting the lively Tsukiji Outer Fish Market, where you can buy fresh ingredients and try delicious snacks.
Then, you’ll go to a cooking school where you’ll learn how to make sushi and Japanese omelet. An English-speaking guide will be there to help you along the way.
The tour includes transportation, all the cooking ingredients and tools you’ll need, and a tasty lunch with a drink.
It’s a fun and educational experience where you’ll not only learn about Japanese cuisine but also get to try cooking authentic dishes in a professional kitchen.
Meeting and Pickup Details
For the Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market Walking Tour and Rolled Sushi Class, we’ll meet at the Tsukiji Honganji Temple. We’ll gather in front of the main gate of the temple before the tour starts. During the tour, we’ll explore the busy Tsukiji Outer Fish Market and have a fun cooking class. At the end of the tour, we’ll be dropped off at the Kokusai Building, which is where the tour ends.
One of the best parts of this tour is that we offer hotel pickup and drop-off. This means you don’t have to worry about getting to the meeting point or finding your way back to your hotel. You can just relax and enjoy the tour, knowing that transportation is taken care of. It’s a convenient way to make sure you have a great experience without any hassle.
Tour Highlights and Expectations
Get set for an amazing culinary adventure on the Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market Walking Tour and Rolled Sushi Class! You’ll learn all about Japan’s delicious food traditions and even get to make your own sushi.
First, we’ll take you to the famous Tsukiji Outer Fish Market. It’s a lively place with lots of shops and places to try different foods. You can explore and taste some yummy treats.
Then, we’ll head to a cooking studio where you’ll get hands-on experience making sushi. Expert instructors will show you how to make two traditional-style dishes called sushi rolls and Japanese omelets. You’ll get to learn all the secrets and techniques!
After you’ve made your sushi, it’s time to enjoy a tasty lunch. You’ll get to eat your own creations along with a choice of wine, plum sake, or soft drinks. Yum!
This tour is perfect for anyone who loves food or wants to learn more about Japanese cuisine. It’s an unforgettable experience that will leave you with a full belly and lots of new knowledge. Don’t miss out!
Cancellation Policy and Reviews
If you’re interested in the Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market Walking Tour and Rolled Sushi Class, here’s what you need to know about cancellations and what previous attendees have said:
- If you cancel at least 24 hours before the start time, you’ll get a full refund.
- If you cancel less than 24 hours before the start time, you won’t get a refund.
- Some people gave positive reviews, saying they enjoyed the tour, guides, and cooking class.
- Others liked the fish market tour and sushi making experience.
- However, there were mixed opinions about the tour, with some feeling it wasn’t worth the price.
You can book a private tour for the Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market Walking Tour and Rolled Sushi Class. This lets you have a more personal and special experience, designed just for you. Private tours can be arranged for individuals, couples, families, or groups. It gives you more flexibility with the time, places to visit, and the size of your group.
If you want to book a private tour or have any questions, you can contact the Viator Help Center. They’re there to give you all the information and support you need for the Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market Walking Tour and Rolled Sushi Class.
Shop for Fresh Ingredients
When you visit Tsukiji Outer Fish Market in Tokyo, you can buy really fresh ingredients for your sushi-making class. There are a lot of benefits to shopping at a fish market and here are some tips for choosing the best ingredients:
Lots of Choices: Tsukiji Outer Fish Market has a wide variety of fresh seafood like fish, shellfish, and crustaceans. You can pick from many different options, so you can find exactly what you need for your sushi class.
High Quality: When you buy from a fish market, you know the ingredients are fresh and good quality. The seafood at Tsukiji Outer Fish Market comes straight from the nearby Tsukiji Wholesale Market, so you can be sure you’re getting the best and freshest products available.
Helpful Advice: The tour includes an English-speaking guide who can give you expert advice on selecting the best ingredients. They can teach you how to spot freshness, like looking for clear eyes and shiny skin on fish, and firm flesh on shellfish.
Learn Traditional-style ‘Washoku’ Food
Learn how to cook traditional Japanese food, known as ‘Washoku’, on the Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market Walking Tour and Rolled Sushi Class.
This tour lets you dive into the culinary traditions of Japan. You’ll get to experience first-hand how to cook ‘washoku’ dishes, like sushi rolls and Japanese omelets, at the biggest cooking school in Asia. Friendly instructors who speak English will guide you through the cooking process. You’ll actually get to make the food yourself!
After the lesson, you can enjoy what you’ve cooked for lunch, along with a choice of wine, plum sake, or soft drinks. This cooking experience will give you a better understanding and appreciation of Japanese cuisine.
Enjoy Lunch With Your Creations
During the cooking class, you’ll get to make traditional Japanese dishes called ‘Washoku’. Afterward, you’ll have a delicious lunch where you can enjoy the food you made. You can choose to have wine, plum sake, or soft drinks with your meal.
Here’s what you can look forward to during this lunch experience:
Tasting session: At lunch, you’ll have the chance to try different local foods. This is a great opportunity to explore the flavors of Japanese cuisine and find new favorites.
Sushi making tips: The lunch isn’t just about eating, but also learning. You’ll learn cooking techniques and get tips on making sushi. Experienced instructors will be there to guide you and answer any questions you have, so you’ll leave with a better understanding of sushi making.
Relaxing atmosphere: The lunch will be in a relaxed and friendly environment. You can enjoy your food and have a good time with the other participants. It’s a great chance to relax, socialize, and savor the flavors of the dishes you made.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is Transportation Provided to and From the Tsukiji Outer Fish Market?
Transportation options are provided for the Tsukiji Outer Fish Market tour. Visitors can enjoy hotel pickup and drop-off, ensuring convenience and ease of travel. It is recommended to book in advance for the best time to visit.
Can I Request a Specific Pick-Up Location for the Hotel Pickup Service?
Yes, participants can request a specific pick-up location for the hotel pickup service. This allows for convenience and flexibility in transportation arrangements. Please communicate your preferred pick-up location when booking the tour.
What Kind of Apron Will Be Provided During the Cooking Class?
During the cooking class, you will be provided with different apron styles and colors to choose from. This allows them to personalize their experience and feel comfortable while learning to prepare traditional-style ‘washoku’ food items.
Are Vegetarian or Vegan Options Available for the Cooking Class?
Vegetarian or vegan options are available for the cooking class. Participants with dietary restrictions can enjoy plant-based cooking techniques and alternatives. The class offers a variety of dishes that cater to different dietary needs.
Are There Any Age Restrictions for Participating in the Tour and Cooking Class?
There are no age restrictions for the cooking experience, making it suitable for participants of all ages. Everyone can enjoy learning to prepare traditional-style Japanese dishes like sushi and Japanese omelet.
The Sum Up
To sum it up, the Tokyo Tsukiji Outer Market Walking Tour and Rolled Sushi Class offers a unique and immersive experience for foodies visiting Tokyo.
With the opportunity to explore the bustling market, learn about Japanese culinary traditions, and participate in a hands-on cooking class, participants are sure to have a delightful and educational journey into the world of Japanese cuisine.
Don’t miss out on this incredible experience and book your tour in advance to secure your spot.