Nishiki Market Tour:

Explore & enjoy lunch at Kyoto’s historic food market

Explore “Kyoto’s Kitchen,” where local restaurant chefs and families come to buy ingredients for their restaurants and households. Eat your way through the market while learning about Kyoto’s unique food culture through multiple food tastings.

Nishiki Market Tour


  • Lunch with 7+ Japanese food tastings at Nishiki Market, which has over 120 stalls. Learn about each dish’s cultural and historical significance you would not have known on your own.
  • Kyoto was the capital for over a thousand years. Taste local foods and learn restaurants’ history and Kyoto’s food culture in a small tour group.
  • Discover hidden restaurants and bars to try for the rest of your trip in Gion, Pontocho, and Kiyamachi around the Nishiki Market. You will receive personalized recommendations for the rest of your stay in Kyoto.

Market Tour info

  • Duration: 2 hours, starting at 11:00 am
  • Minimum: 2 people per tour
  • Maximum: 6 people per tour
  • Price: 8,200 JPY (+ 10% tax) per person
  • Food: Lunch at multiple food vendors
  • Meeting Location: Kyoto Apple store
  • Not included: Transportation from/to Kyoto Apple store

Kyoto Food Tour Map

Local Tour Guides at Nishiki

Kyoto Nishiki Market Food Tour Booking 


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