Tofu Making And Eating Tour In A Local Hand-made Store - Kyoto

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Key Details

  • Mobile Voucher Accepted
  • Hotel pickup Available
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 Hrs 30 Mins
  • Departure Time :
    1:45PM Hotel pickups commence prior to this time, you must contact the local service provider to verify your exact pickup time.
  • Departure Details :
    Kyoto Station Bus Ticket Center
  • Return Details :
    Kyoto Station (or your hotel)


Tofu appears to have gained a citizenship world wide as a healthy food but it's true potential will still not be known until you take part in this tour. Join this ultimate tofu experience, especially if you are a tofu lover, where you'll likely to have the best tofu ever. In this 90 minute tour hosted by a passionate tofu artisan at his own store, you'll learn how tofu is hand made from scratch, eat bite sized pieces of tofu straight up from kitchen assorted with many different condiments, experience a coagulating process of tofu to eat eventually, and more. Be amazed to discover how good tofu can actually be when it is made at the hands of an artisan. Mouthwatering experience and an enthusiastic tofu professional await you. An empty stomach is all you need.

Know More about this tour

  1. Visit a tofu shop with over 70 years of history to meet a tofu artisan in person.
  2. Learn the process of making tofu from scratch and why Kyoto is known for good quality of tofu. (15 min.)
  3. Taste freshly made soy milk, which is surprisingly delicious even to those who have tried it before.
  4. Eat 6 pieces of bite size silken tofu with 6 different condiments and seasonings in addition to 3 different side dishes of tofu made on the day of the tour. (20 min.)
  5. Experience a coagulating process of tofu using a miniature mold prepared for each guest. After waiting about 10 minutes, you get to eat arguably the most delicious state of tofu. (20 min.)
  6. Ask as many tofu-related questions as you want.  This is a great opportunity for you to share your love of tofu with an expert! (15 min.)
Transportation: From Kyoto Station (1:45PM) to the tofu shop (2:30PM) by Kyoto city bus, from the tofu shop (3:45PM) to Kyoto Station (4:15PM) Hotel pickup/drop-off can be arranged upon request.
Inclusive: Transportation fare, English guiding fee, all ingredients, travel insurance


  • Transportation fee
  • Guiding fee
  • All ingredients
  • Travel insurance


  • Tofu products sold at the shop

Additional Info

Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability

Children must be accompanied by an adult

Minimum age is 12 years

Adult pricing applies to all travelers

Vegetarian option is available, please advise at time of booking if required

A minimum of 2 people per booking is required

A maximum of 6 people per booking

Not wheelchair accessible