Guided tour

Osaka: 2-Hour Kuromon Market Walking Street Food Tour

Activity provider: MagicalTrip

Osaka: 2-Hour Kuromon Market Walking Street Food Tour

Activity provider: MagicalTrip

From US$ 29.47 per person

See Osaka through the eyes of a local at its most famous marketplace. Snack on delicious Japanese bites. Pick up countless insights into the city from your local guide.

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Duration 2 hours
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Live tour guide
English
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Enjoy Osaka's best street foods selected by a local guide
  • Experience Osaka's dynamic culture through its culinary history
  • Find unique Japanese kitchenware and tableware souvenirs to bring home
Full description
Kuromon Market, also known as the "Kitchen of the Nation,” is one of the most important culinary centers of Japanese culture. Most of the family-owned businesses in the market have been there for decades. Renowned for its bounty of delicious street foods, Kuromon is much beloved by locals. Try authentic local foods, like takoyaki, grilled scallops, grilled yakitori skewers, and much more — your guide will help you sort through the array of food stalls to pick the best that the market has to offer. With the tour including enough food samplings to fill you up, make sure you come hungry. All the while, you’ll pick up insights into authentic Japanese culture as you learn about the fascinating history of the market, as well as Osaka’s contemporary and historical role in the country’s culture. You’ll also get some great tips from your guide about where to buy some souvenirs if you so desire.
Includes
  • 4-5 food samplings
  • Tour photos
  • 2-hour tour with a local guide
  • Additional food and drinks (available for purchase)
Not suitable for
  • Wheelchair users
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You will receive a mandatory temperature check

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Meeting point

In front of the Family Mart Convenience store at Nippon-bashi 1chome near Kintetsu Nippon-bashi Station

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Important information

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  •  This tour is open to people of all ages
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3 /5

based on 1 reviews

Review summary

  • Guide
    4/5
  • Value for money
    2/5

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A little light, even if the 2 guides were nice I expected a little more explanations, it was a nice stroll in the market more than a tourist visit.

February 10, 2020

Product ID: 329176