Nishiki Market Private Food Tour

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[KYOTO] Nishiki Market Private Food Tour
3 hours private walking tour to explore the tastes of local foods in Nishiki Market and its surrounding area 

Available on: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday
Time Slot: 10:00-13:00  / 11:00~14:00 / 12:00~15:00 / 13:00~16:00 (3 hrs)

In Nishiki Market and its surrounding area, there are many local food shops, restaurants and cafes, both old and new, which have been loved by locals but most tourists just walk past because no one explains. This private tour makes it happen that people can truly 'experience' local food culture and meet proud local people behind it.




  • Learn the history of Nishiki Market in Kyoto which is more than 1200 years old
  • Taste various types of unique Japanese foods in Nishiki Market
  • Local supermarket who sells quality and unique foods from small and medium food businesses all over Japan
  • Japanese chocolate shop which pursues to make 'chocolate that fits Japan', which has more than 10 shops in Japan and has history of more than 15 years
  • Food court of department store where you find thousands of foods


  • Tasting of some local foods (choose from many options: bread, chocolate, egg roll, sashimi, deep-fried vegetable or fish, Inari Sushi, croquette, gyoza, karaage, taiyaki and more)
  • 3,000 yen per group credit for food tastings. If you do not spend the whole credit, we give back the money after the tour.


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Rate30,000 yen34,000 yen
(17,000 yen / person)
37,500 yen
(12,500 yen / person)
42,000 yen
(10,500 yen / person)
45,000 yen
(9,000 yen / person)
48,000 yen
(8,000 yen / person)
  • Please contact for booking of more than 7 persons.
  • Hotel pickup is available at additional 3,000 yen. (Transfer cost from hotel to Nishiki Market is not included.)
  • Rate is inclusive of tax.

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Meeting place

Karasuma Oike station (Exit 5, ground floor)

Cancellation Policy

● more than 7 days before – 100% refund
● 2-6 days before – 80% refund
● 1 day before – 50% refund
● No show and ‘on the day’ cancellation – Non-refundable