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Kyoto Walking Food Market Tour with Arigato Japan



Explore the famous Nishiki Market visiting generations old food stalls and then enjoy a traditional course lunch.

  • Feast on a mouth watering 7 course lunch featuring beautiful and delicious local dishes.
  • Meet and hear the stories of the families running the market stalls in Nishiki, Kyoto.
  • Taste pickles, tofu, seafood, sweets and more!
  • All Seasons

  • 3 hour total

  • English

  • Any Age

  • 2 〜 10


Anne Kyle

Anne is the founder of Arigato Japan. She was born and raised in the Philippines. Anne majored in Airline Business Administration and Tourism. She has traveled around 50 countries between 2006 and 2017. After living in Japan for almost 20 years, Anne founded Arigato Japan in February 2016 with tours in Tokyo, realizing her true calling to help make the experience of visitors to Japan the best possible.

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Sample and taste your way around the marking visiting 12 family owned shops some dating back hundreds of years. Try the world's smoothest sashimi, tofu, macha, dashi, tamagoyaki and fresh seafood. Learn about the process of production from harvest, to sale at the market to preservation Explore the flavors that make Kyoto cuisine special. Our expert local guides can answer all your questions about Nishiki, Kyoto and special Kyoto foods.

  • Meet your guide who will take you on a tour of Kyoto's famous Nishiki Market.

  • Enjoy tasting a variety of Japanese foods and meeting the people behind the stores.

  • You will also have time to do some shopping! Handmade cups and plates make for lovely souvenirs.

  • After touring the market, sit down and enjoy a beautiful and delicious 7 course lunch.


  • Duration


    (10:00 〜 13:00)

    * Time may vary, not including transportation time

  • Access

    Kawaramachi Station

  • Participants Guests

    2 〜 10

    Trip will be cancelled if the required minimum number of participants is not met. Accompanied infants participate for free.

  • Age


  • Conditions

    Available on Clear or Lightly Rainy Days

  • Cancellation Policy

    We are unable to refund cancellations made after 17:00, 3 days prior to your reserved date.


  • Adults(12+)


  • Children(4~11)


  • Infants(~3)


Included in the Price

7 Course Lunch included, Visit 10-12 Market Vendors and Taste the Flavors of Kyoto, Japanese Tea Included, Walking Level Moderate, Family Friendly


  • Things to bring

    Just bring yourself!

  • Meeting Point

    In front of Lacoste, Kawaramachi Naramonochi 375, Kyōto-fu, Kyōto-shi, Shimogyō-ku, 〒600-8004

  • Additional Info

    Tour is not available on Mondays.


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