Japanese cultural experience programs for foreign people are basically conducted in English. Please make inquiries if you need other languages. Japanese people can also join the programs.

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Tuna Auction Watching Tour (4:00-8:00) (WT15)

  We offer a range of personalized services from organizing small private tours to large group tours. All of our tours are lead by nationally licensed guides, who conduct the tour for you in English, or we also offer our services in many other languages; French, Spanish and Chinese, etc. (Please contact us if you have further enquiries regarding your preferred language.) Our guides are trained professionals who have a broad knowledge of Japan's culture, geography and history, as well as sightseeing spots of interest. Our guides can offer you an invaluable insight into the heart of Japanese life, culture and tradition.


4:00 - 8:00

Please check "Tsukiji Fish Market Walk Calendar". (Click here)


Program Fee

(Per Group in Japanese yen)

Number of
Over 5people *1
4:00 - 8:00






*1: each additional person

*Include Sushi Breakfast.


Meeting Place

4:00 Osakana Fukyu Center Tsukiji Market Meeting Place Map / Area Map (Check the red pin))

*If you'd like to meet your guide at Hotel, we charge you 2,000 yen as additional fee. Taxi fee is not included.

*Select a hotel that is located within 10 minutes walk from any station on the Yamanote line or within the Yamanote line circle. (At the out of the circle, it would need extra fee to pick you up.)


*Depend on the situation, it may chage the starting time of this tour. Please acknowledge it.

*Please read this file before. (PDF)

Preparing Tuna Auction Pic.

Preparing Tuna Auction

Tuna Auction Pic.

Tuna Auction

Tour Point

  Experience the energy and excitement of Tokyo's premier morning Fish Market – Tsukiji. See first hand as the early morning brokers seriously check deep inside the famous Tuna, using flashlights, as they assess the all-important quality. Then it's time for the Tuna Auction from 5:30am and 6:00am. Participants can experience this exciting daily event live.
  Our professional tour guides will show you around the market safely in a small, exclusive group. You will also enjoy browsing various kinds of shops selling fish, vegetables, and dried seafood in the outer market.

  After you watch the auction, you will eat a special sushi as your breakfast.



*Please wear comfortable shoes. The auction room is chilly so we recommend dressing accordingly and wearing a jacket.


Application Procedure

Step1: Please send the following information to IJCEE at truejapan@ijcee.com.

1. Desired program name 2. Desired date and time 3. Number of participants (including children) 4. Group leader’s name 5. Group leader’s nationality 6. With or without pick-up


Step2: IJCEE will reply and inform whether or not the program is available.


Step3: Please purchase ticket(s) using the form below. You can pay with your credit card, debit card and PayPal acount.

When you click the "add to cart" button, you will be directly transferred to the PayPal shopping cart page. Please change the quantity if you would like to buy more than one ticket. Following this, please click the "Proceed to checkout" button.

Tuna Auction Watching Tour (WT15)

(4:00 - 8:00)

Per Group in Japanese Yen

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Pick up Service

Per Group in Japanese Yen

*If the number of quantity is incorrect, check the "remove" button and click the "update cart" button (on "Your Shopping Cart"). The quantity will return to 0.

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Step4:Payment from PayPal will be sent after receiving the program fee from you. Please come to the meeting place on the day with the copy of the mail. IJCEE staff will be waiting for you with name plate.

Outer Market of Tsukiji

Namiyoke Inari Shrine

Sushi Breakfast

Cancellation Charge (Cancellation Policy)

If you cancel your reservation, the following cancellation rates and remittance charge will be charged.

  (1) 14 days - 3 days prior to the program date: 20 % of the program fee

  (2) 2 days of the day before the program date: 50 % of the program fee

  (3) a day before the program date: 100 % of the program fee

Tsukiji Fish Market Walk Tour Calendar

Please use this calendar when you'd like to check the dates.


 Code  Tour Title Tsukiji Calendar Colors Tsukiji Calendar Colors Tsukiji Calendar Colors Tsukiji Calendar Colors Tsukiji Calendar Colors
 WT01   Fish Market Walk & Sushi Making (8:30-13:30) Available mark Available mark Available mark Available mark  
 WT02   Fish Market Walk and Sushi Lunch (8:15 - 11:30) Available mark   Available mark    
 WT06   Fish Market Walk -from Hotel (8:15-10:45) Available mark Available mark Available mark Available mark  
 WT07   Fish Market and Asakusa Walk -from Hotel (8:00-12:00)  Available mark Available mark Available mark Available mark  
 WT15   Tuna Auction Watching Tour (4:00-8:00) Available mark Available mark      

*It might be rarely happens that you can not watch Tuna Auction because of the limited number of visitors. In this case, we will pay back 5,000yen for each person.