Flavors of Japan Food Tour in Tokyo

Magpie ID: PBWIOL
Location: Tokyo
Category: Tours & Sightseeing
Duration: 3.0 hours
Trip difficulty: Easy
Max Group Size: 10
Currency: JPY
Language: English
TimeZone: Asia/Tokyo
Highlights Visit 7 food stops showing the different flavors, regions and traditions of Japanese cuisine and tea.
Food samplings include Dashi (soup stock), Regional snacks, Egg roll (Tamagoyaki), Fish cakes from Kagoshima (south of Japan), eel sushi, wagashi and green teas.
Visit Japan’s oldest and most expensive fruit shop and a 300+ year old knife shop.
A delicious lunch with choices of Soba, Tempura and Sashimi Set, Grilled Fish, Chicken Sukiyaki
Enjoy an authentic Wagashi and Tea Experience with a sweets-artist master
Description
Understand what makes Japanese food unique and exquisitely delicious and experience some of Japan’s most amazing flavors. Learn about food from the different regions of Japan, the process of how to make them and why they come from those areas.

You will visit several shops and taste different types of food including Dashi (Japanese soup stock), Tamagoyaki (egg roll), Anago (salt water eel), Fish cake, Katsuoboshi (fish flakes) and satsumaimo (sweet fried potatoes).

You will experience a seasonal lunch at a very serene, authentic place. Next, you will enjoy an authentic Japanese “must do” activity, a Wagashi experience, with a Wagashi master that will make an intricately handcrafted dessert in front of you. This will be served with very high-quality Matcha.

Commentary English: Audio
Included One drink included
Regional Food tasting
Local guide
Try local dishes at 7 food stops
Local Japanese Lunch
Excluded Hotel pickup and drop-off
Gratuities
Transportation costs
Additional drinks or food
Know before you book
Know before you go
Additional Information
Family-friendly , Children must be accompanied by an adult. Passport information copy is required for kids 10 and above., Not wheelchair accessible, Minimum drinking age is 21 years, Lunch Choice upon booking, Good for rainy days, Changes to tours and spots we visit may occur due to schedules of restaurants, public holidays, weather conditions and other unforeseen circumstances. Applicable substitutions will be made in this case., Pescetarian, Vegan, Vegetarian friendly
Health
Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything. 
Health Items Face masks required for travelers in public areas, Face masks required for guides in public areas, Face masks provided for travelers, Hand sanitizer available to travelers and staff, Social distancing enforced throughout experience, Regularly sanitized high-traffic areas, Gear/equipment sanitized between use, Transportation vehicles regularly sanitized, Guides required to regularly wash hands, Regular temperature checks for staff, Temperature checks for travelers upon arrival, Contactless payments for gratuities and add-ons

Operating Info

Booking Cut-off 1 days
Minimum 2 guests per booking
Maximum 10 guests per booking
Valid Only on date on reservation

Locations

Type: Starts location
Lat & Long: 35.6847594, 139.7748589
Address: 1-7-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo City, Tokyo, 103-0022, JP
Notes: Meet up point: In front of Starbucks close to the famous Nihonbashi Bridge. ( the branch closest to the bridge ) スターバックスコーヒー 日本橋スルガビル店 Access: Mitsukoshimae Station Ginza Line or Hanzomon Subway Line
End Location Address Chuo City, Tokyo, 103-0027
Start Location Notes 1-7-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo City, Tokyo, 103-0022, JP
Type: Ends location
Lat & Long: 35.6811836, 139.7741538
Address: Chuo City, Tokyo, 103-0027
Notes:
End Location Address Chuo City, Tokyo, 103-0027
Start Location Notes 1-7-1 Nihonbashi Muromachi, Chuo City, Tokyo, 103-0022, JP

Cancellation

Cancellation Policy: standard
Cancellation Cut-off: 7 days
Cancellation Notes: 7+ days before tour’s date: full refund of tour fees minus any processing fees. 4 to 6 days before original tour date: 50% refund of tour fees minus any processing fees. 72 hours or less prior to tour: no refund Arigato Japan is not responsible for cancellation conditions or fees imposed by third party tour agency or any other company through which a service was booked.

Pricing

GROUP TOUR RETAIL PRICE NET RATE
Adult 13-80 years ¥18,000 Available on request
Child 3-12 years ¥9,000 Available on request

Options

Option Name Group Tour
Option Description Time/Days offered: 5 Days a Week, Starting at 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Monday to Friday

Other Information

Voucher Info

• Tour will start on time. We’d like to remind you that the tour will start from 10:30am sharp please be there 10-15 minutes before the scheduled departure time. We have a strict policy about starting our tours on the scheduled time. If you are not able to arrive at the meeting point by the departure time, the tour will start regardless and no refund will be provided. We are also unable to accommodate meeting up in any of the food stops once you've missed the start of the tour.
• Comfortable walking shoes are recommended.
• Upon booking, kindly let us know which lunch menu you’d like to have:
• Grilled Fish
• Chicken Sukiyaki
• Sushi-Soba-Tempura

Confirmation necessary? No