Kyoto Nishiki Market Tour with 7 Course Lunch

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

At a few of the stops we will sample specialty products like tsukemono (vegetables from the surrounding mountains preserved in vinegar), yuuba (the world’s smoothest sashimi tofu made from the world-famous Kyoto mountain water), Kamaboko (seafood preserved in fish paste), Tako (Octopus with quail egg) and Macha Warabi Mochi (a special traditional sweet covered in ground tea leaves). During the tour, you will learn detailed information about the ingredients of different Japanese dishes, how their food is prepared and what is used to eat it.

You won’t just taste Kyoto’s delicious food but will also have a sense of the history and atmosphere of the Nishiki Market experienced by the Japanese for generations. After your market exploration, you will walk to a nearby restaurant and have a course lunch featuring beautiful and delicious local dishes.
* Duration: 3 hours
* Starts: Kyoto, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




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

At a few of the stops we will sample specialty products like tsukemono (vegetables from the surrounding mountains preserved in vinegar), yuuba (the world’s smoothest sashimi tofu made from the world-famous Kyoto mountain water), Kamaboko (seafood preserved in fish paste), Tako (Octopus with quail egg) and Macha Warabi Mochi (a special traditional sweet covered in ground tea leaves). During the tour, you will learn detailed information about the ingredients of different Japanese dishes, how their food is prepared and what is used to eat it.

You won’t just taste Kyoto’s delicious food but will also have a sense of the history and atmosphere of the Nishiki Market experienced by the Japanese for generations. After your market exploration, you will walk to a nearby restaurant and have a course lunch featuring beautiful and delicious local dishes.

Itinerary
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Stop At: LACOSTE Kyoto Store, Japan, 〒600-8004 Kyoto, Shimogyo Ward, Naramonochō, 375

Let’s meet here and then start our 3-hour walking food tour in the world-famous Nishiki Market

Duration: 5 minutes

Stop At: Nishiki Market Shopping District, Nakauoyacho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto 604-8054 Kyoto Prefecture

Learn more about the Nishiki Market area thanks to a local foodie guide, Explore the flavors that make Kyoto’s cuisine so special, Visit family-owned shops to sample local and seasonal food, Enjoy a delicious 7-course meal, and try local specialties.

Duration: 3 hours

Pass By: Nishiki Market, 609番地 Nishidaimonjichō, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto, 604-8054, Japan

Nishiki Market Kyoto

Pass By: Umenohana, Japan, 〒604-8134 Kyoto, Nakagyo Ward, Dōnomaechō, 六角北東角 ウエスト18ビル B1F

Umenohana – Ending Point

Pass By: Nishiki-Tenmangu Shrine, Japan, 〒604-8042 Kyoto, Nakagyo Ward, Nakanochō, 537

Nishiki Tenmangu Shrine

Pass By: Chohoji, Japan, 〒604-8134 Kyoto, Nakagyo Ward, Dōnomaechō, 248

Rokkakudo Temple

Pass By: Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, 68 Fukakusa Yabunouchicho, Fushimi-ku, Kyoto 612-0882 Kyoto Prefecture

Fushimi Inari Taisha