Tsukiji Market and Sushi Workshop - Excursion in Japan - Japanspecialist

Tsukiji Market and Sushi Workshop

Half day (3.5 hours), EUR 120,-

  • Excursion tour
  • Half day (3.5 hours)
  • Tokyo
  • Tokyo’s Tsukiji Market

A culinary adventure through Tsukiji.

Discover the world-famous Tsukiji Market and wander through the market's hundreds of shops and restaurants, including plenty of excellent sushi and fresh seafood stores.  After this visit, you'll meet a Tsukiji sushi chef who teaches you the proper techniques to make classic sushi dishes, including rolls and nigiri with fresh seasonal products. Once you have created your delicious masterpieces, it’s time to eat!



You'll meet your guide at Tsukiji Hongan-ji Temple, in front of the main entrance. Please arrive 10 minutes early with your voucher.

Welcome to the largest seafood marketplace in the world. Here people start their day long before the sun comes up, so when you arrive, the market will be in full swing.

When you arrive, it's time to discover the gems that this sprawling market has to offer, with your guide answering your questions along the way. You'll also learn all about the various ingredients you will use as part of your sushi-making experience.

Following your tour of the marketplace, you'll make your way to a local sushi restaurant to begin your course in the Japanese culinary art of sushi making. 

Here you'll meet a Tsukiji sushi chef who teaches you how to make sushi with seasonal seafood ingredients. Then, it's time to taste your creations.

The tour finishes at the end of the sushi-making experience.

Incorporate this excursion into a tailor-made itinerary

We believe that every trip to Japan should be unique and full of memories that last a lifetime. With our Online Consultancy Service, our experts are will create a custom itinerary incorporating not only this excursion, but all the others you wish to experience during your time in Japan.

The price of this service is EUR 50,- and fully reimbursable if you book your tour with us.

What is covered during the consultation?

Trip budget
Travel dates
Your questions
Final bookings

Experience Japan your way with our experts

We are part of JTB, the largest travel company in Japan and one of the biggest in the world, with over 100 years of experience. We are passionate about this wonderful country, having spent decades designing adventurous itineraries for our clients.

Your tailor-made holiday in four simple steps

Book your online travel consultation
Discuss your requirements and preferences
Receive your custom itinerary and quote
Finalise your booking and enjoy your trip

The price of this service is EUR 50,- and fully reimbursable if you book your tour with us.


Length: Half day (3.5 hours)
Visiting places: Tokyo’s Tsukiji Market
Departing from: Tokyo
Price: EUR 120,-

Important information
- Please present your reservation confirmation sheet, a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail, or the e-mail on the screen of your mobile device to personnel at reception.
- The tour may be cancelled if the minimum number of participants (1) is not achieved 7 days before the scheduled start date. Please provide us with contact details in advance so we can contact you in the event of any changes to the tour.
- The sushi-making workshop may be held in Ginza instead of at the market. In that case, the tour will end at Ginza Station.
- This tour will not be impacted by rain.
- Please follow the instructions of your guide carefully, especially in crowded areas.
- This tour is not available for children aged 5 and under.
- It is not possible to offer allergy-friendly or vegetarian options.
- Please wear suitable clothing.
- This tour will not visit the tuna auctions.
- Please pay attention to forklifts and other vehicles in the market
- The sushi-making workshop may be conducted with other groups.
What’s included
- National Government Licensed English Guide Interpreter fee
- One-way transportation expenses from Tsukijishijo Station to - Tsukiji Station or Ginza-itchome Station (only in case of change in experience venue)
- Sushi-making experience
What isn’t included

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