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No. 4417
[Morning Tour] Watching Auctions at Wholesale Market
Watch auctions held downstairs from visitors' walkway!
Fruits and Vegetable Auction
Breakfast (at your own expense)
Fruits and Vegetable Auction
Available time period
1 Apr 2019 - 3 Dec 2019
Required time
Approx. 3.5 hours
Program fee
per group:16,000 yen

Watch the real local auction at Sapporo Central Wholesale Market and enjoy fresh seafood breakfast & exploring the market for visitors.

Visit Sapporo Central Wholesale Market to watch the real local auction with an English speaking guide. In the Fisheries Building, you will see 3 auctions: Tuna, other fishes, and fruits & vegetables.
The tour starts from the most spectacular auction Tuna. This market has a record of 759 lb weight tuna sold at US$36,720.
You also visit a famous Japanese knife shop Miyabun between the auctions. Inside the market, there is a very local restaurant which offers fresh seafood at a reasonable price.
After exploring the auction venue, enjoy walking and shopping at Curb market for visitors!

**All auctions are held on the 1st floor and watchable from the 2nd floor only.

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Program details
Available time period

2019-04-01 - 2019-12-03

Available time period Detail
1 Apr 2019 - 3 Dec 2019
Required time
Approx. 3.5 hours
5:15 am Meet your guide
5:30 am Sapporo Central Wholesale Market
- Watch 3 auctions --- Tuna, other fishes, fruits and vegetavles
- Drop by a famous Japanese knife shop Miyabun
- Breakfast inside the market
8:45 am Return to the meeting point

* The ingredients of auctions are depending on the catch or harvest conditions.
Program fee
per group:16,000 yen
Included in this fee
- English speaking licensed guide
- 8% consumption tax

* We are enrolled in the Travel Accident Compensation System.
Not included in fees
- Taxi fare between your hotel and the market (about 3,000-4,000 yen per taxi for the round trip. Please pay according to the meter. You are also able to take a subway on the return trip instead)
- Breakfast
Pick Up Service
By guide
Payment method
- Tour fee: Advance Payment by credit card
- Taxi fare and Breakfast: Cash or credit card

Requirements for participation
Meeting location
Required Items
Requirements for participation
Minimum 1 person / Maximum 7 persons
Meeting location
Centrally located accommodations in Sapporo
Address of meeting location
Chuo-ku, Sapporo, Hokkaido
Things to bring / required items
Travel conditions, etc.:
This program belongs to Hokkaido Treasure Island Travel inc.
Please read our Terms & Conditions before you apply.
Cancellations made by customers will be subject to the following penalty fees:
* 2 days before: 30%
* 1 day before: 40%
* On the day, before the starting time: 50%
* On the day, after the starting time or No show: 100%

Customer Reviews

We had a very enjoyable tour
Linda Z
2019/8/11 13:59
Aloha, We had a very enjoyable tour with Mari-san. She is knowledgeable with a bubbly personality. I enjoyed communicating with Misa-san and she ke...
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Visit Sapporo Central Wholesale Market to see local auction with a private local guide!

Company information

Company:Treasure Island Short Trips
Address:9F Daito Building 8-1 Minami 2-jo Higashi 2-chomeChuo-ku, Sapporo Hokkaido