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Half-Day Foodie Tour in Shiogama

The ultimate 'Foodie' tour in sushi and sake paradise, Shiogama!

Operation Period

Everyday (except Wednesdays, Sundays)

Time Required

4-5 hours

Number of Participants



8,800 JPY– (tax included)

・Start with a fresh seafood breakfast at a local fish market.
・Take a walking tour around the charming town of Shiogama, stopping at 6 more 'Foodie' locations.
・Taste local sweets from traditional tea houses and stores with centuries of history.
・Sample some of Shiogama's famous sake from a local brewery and sake specialty store.
・Experience Japanese green tea with a local green tea master!

Feeling hungry? Foodies will love Shiogama! This city has the most sushi restaurants per capita in Japan and many historic sweet-stores, tea houses and some of Miyagi’s best sake breweries! Start with breakfast at Shiogama’s Wholesale Fish Markets (Nakaoroshi Markets). Walk the rows of fishmongers and buy sashimi slices to have with your bowl of rice and miso-soup! Make sure to save some room in your stomach! After going back into town, the local guide will introduce six more ‘foodie’ locations! Enjoy Doraemon’s favourite ‘Dorayaki’ sweet pancakes and sake tasting at a brewery drinking. Experience Japanese green tea with a tea master and tasting the local specialty ‘kamaboko’ fish cake and even miso-flavoured gelato! Along the way, learn about the history of Shiogama, its recovery following the events of the Great East Japan Earthquake and tsunami (2011) and learn about some local mysteries.

Sushi, sake, tea, desserts and more! This traditional seaside town has so many local flavors for you to enjoy!

Experience Program NameHalf-Day Foodie Tour in Shiogama
Activity LocationShiogama City
Time Required4-5 hours
Operation PeriodEveryday (except Wednesdays, Sundays)
Start Time8:40
Minimum number of participants2people
Maximum number of participants6people
Reservation Deadline2 days before by 8:00
One Participant8,800 JPY (Tax included)
What is included in the price・Seafood breakfast at Shiogama Wholesale Fish Market
・Walking tour of Shiogama
・Foodie items: Dorayaki, Sake tasting set x 2, Kamaboko fishcake, 5 colored dango, Sea-salt / Miso gelato, Japanese Green-tea 'Cha-tsumi'
・English-speaking Guide
・Taxi fare
What is not included in the price・Any additional meals / drinks
・Anything not included in the above 'included' list.
Method of PaymentCredit Card (VISA, AMEX, JCB, Master)
Cancellation PolicyThe cancellation fee will be required in accordance with the policy below. Up to three days prior, no cancellation fee. Two days prior: 20% Day before: 30% On the day: 100%
Meeting Spot3 Chome 4, Fujikura, Shiogama-shi, Miyagi-ken 985-0004
In front of JR Higashi-Shiogama Station.
Meeting Time8:40
Access--By Public Transportation--
30-minute train ride from Sendai Station to JR Higashi-Shiogama Station (JR Senseki Line).
Barrier-free AccessNo
About Guides and ToursOperated by a multi-lingual guide. Multi-lingual guide: Japanese, English, Chinese are available. Other languages are available upon request.
About multi-lingual supportJapanese/English/Chinese (Simplified)/Chinese (Traditional)