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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

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 - 2020-12-01

Available time period Detail
1 Apr 2019 - 1 Dec 2020
Required time
Approx. 3 hours
5:30 am Meet your guide
5:45 am Sapporo Central Wholesale Market
- Tuna, Crabs, and other high-price seafood auction *Tuna auction might be canceled due to the sea condition
- Other seafood auctions
- Breakfast inside the market
- Fruits and vegetable auction
- Stroll in the Curb Market
8:30 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 or Chinese speaking licensed guide
- Local taxes

* We are enrolled in the Travel Accident Compensation System.
Not included in fees
- Taxi fare from/to your hotel to/from the market *about 1,500-2,000 yen per taxi for one way. Please pay according to the taxi fare meter. For the return trip, you can choose a subway or a train ride instead.
- Breakfast
Pick Up Service
By guide
Payment method
- Tour fee: Credit card in advance
- Taxi fare and Breakfast: Cash or credit card on the day

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:
* 2-7 days before: 30%
* 24hours: 40%
* Less than 24 hours: 50%
* After the starting time or No show: 100%
Available time period
1 Apr 2019 - 1 Dec 2020
Required time
Approx. 3 hours
Program fee
per group:16,000 yen

Customer Reviews

We had a very enjoyable tour
Linda Z
2019/10/7 10:11
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