Tsukiji Fish Market

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  • Address: 5-2-1 Tsukiji, Chuo, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan
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  • Timings: 09:00 am - 02:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +81-335421111
  • Time Required: 02:00 Hrs
  • Tags: Market

One of the largest fish markets in the world is the Tsukiji Fish Market in Tokyo. This market has it's unique method of operation and is a must visit. The market starts early work very early- around 4 am and works till 8 am. They have a unique way of bidding for prices that is like an auction. The cutting of fresh fish from around the world takes place here and you can buy some delicious fish. The little shops just outside the main market area serve fresh sushi to give you a bite into the daily produce. You can buy special knives for cutting all sorts of Japanese fish and other accessories you'd need when working with fish. There are some shops selling angling gear as well. A treat for first-timers in Japan!

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Tsukiji Fish Market Travel Tips

  • Please note that In December and January, the Market is closed to tourists for safety reasons as it is the busiest time of the year. 

How to Reach Tsukiji Fish Market

  • Trains Tsukiji Station

  • Sushizanmai
  • Tsukiji Sushi
  • Tsukiji Sushi
  • Tsukiji Annex

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  • Tsukiji Fish Market Address: 5-2-1 Tsukiji, Chuo, Tokyo 104-0045, Japan
  • Tsukiji Fish Market Contact Number: +81-335421111
  • Tsukiji Fish Market Timing: 09:00 am - 02:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Tsukiji Fish Market(preferred time): 02:30 pm - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Tsukiji Fish Market: 02:00 Hrs
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  • 70.17% of people who visit Tokyo include Tsukiji Fish Market in their plan

  • 50.74% of people start their Tsukiji Fish Market visit around 1 PM - 2 PM

  • People usually take around 2 Hrs to see Tsukiji Fish Market

Monday, Thursday and Friday

86.81% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Tsukiji Fish Market

People normally club together Hamarikyu Gardens and Ueno Park while planning their visit to Tsukiji Fish Market.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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