Nishiki Market7768 Votes Currently Open
Spread across 5 blocks, the Nishiki Market in Kyoto is a narrow shopping street lined with more than a hundred shops and restaurants. This lively retail market specializes in Japanese food related products. On sale are fresh seafood, poultry produce, knives, cookware, Japanese sweets, pickles, dried seafood and sushi. While modern food shops and new souvenir shops have found an abode in this market, there are still enough traditional shops to give you a glimpse of what a traditional shotengai (shopping street) must have looked like. Also, visit the popular attractions in the city by following Kyoto itinerary 7 days.
Nishiki Market Travel Tips
- The market is a no smoking zone.
- Do taste the free samples that many stalls offer before buying.
Nishiki Market Hours
- Shop timings vary. Some shops close by 5 p.m.
- Some shops are closed on Wednesday while some are closed on Sunday.
How to Reach Nishiki Market
- Shijo subway Station
- Karasuma subway Station
- Kawaramachi subway Station
- Many restaurants and food stalls are present within the market.
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58.1% of people who visit Kyoto include Nishiki Market in their plan
1 PM - 2 PM
27.63% of people start their Nishiki Market visit around 1 PM - 2 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Nishiki Market
82.89% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Nishiki Market