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PRIVATE Kuromon Market Tour with Rolled Sushi Cooking Class Osaka
The Kuromon market in Osaka has every kind of food and products you can imagine. More than 200 years old the market is steeped in Japanese tradition. Kuromon is a testament to the enormous variety of cuisine specialties available in Osaka and Japan. Visitors to the market may discover that having so many choices for shopping and dining can be a bit overwhelming. Tours are available with qualified guides to assist you with purchases. If you have never visited the market, you will appreciate having a guide to help you navigate through the shops. The Kuromon Market food follows the Japanese traditions of fresh and seasonal. Here you will find delicacies in restaurants and in stores to purchase and take with you to cook later. Osaka has one of the largest fishing centers in Japan, and the market reflects this with an abundance of fresh fish and shops selling sushi. With the assistance of a professional guide, you will find everything you are looking for at the Kuromon Market in Osaka.
• The Kuromon Market is best enjoyed with a tour guide.
• The market has fresh and seasonal food.
• Restaurants and shops are filled with every food you could want.
• The Kuromon Market tour ensures you will thoroughly enjoy your time at one of the finest markets in the country.
When making sushi rolls, the filling can be anything you desire. In Japan, sushi rolls are made with rice, vinegar, ginger, nori and of course fish.
Rolled Sushi Class
A favorite activity for visitors in Osaka is a trip to the Kuromon Market. Restaurants and shops pack the 200-year old market offering delicious traditional Japanese foods. Some shops are small and family operated while others are bright commercial stores. There are over 160 shops along the streets of the market providing fresh and seasonal foods. After you tour the market with a guide from Maikoya Osaka, you will return to the cultural center to learn how to make authentic rolled sushi. The traditional Japanese kitchen provides everything required to make the Japanese dish. The experienced cook will assist you in discovering the history behind the dish and help you create your rolled sushi. Maikoya Osaka offers a range of activities and events. There are other cooking classes for visitors and residents. Immerse yourself in the traditions of Japan by visiting the cultural center and discovering true Japanese cuisine.
• Visit the 200-year-old Kuromon Market.
• Make rolled sushi in a traditional Japanese kitchen.
• Explore the other events and activities at Maikoya Osaka.
• Learn the history of the dish and the cultural center.
Includedall the ingredientskimono costume
MAIKOYAMaikoya Contact the Host
Address: 1 Chome-22-7 Shinmachi, Nishi Ward, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 550-0013
Book online and get your voucher via email instantly!Maikoya Osaka offers unique cultural experiences where visitors can engage in various cultural activities such as the traditional tea ceremony, Japanese calligraphy, origami, kimono dressing and much more. Maikoya Osaka is the only place in Japan where visitors can meet and chat with a maiko in training anytime of the year.
Learning about a country through cultural workshops and activities will give you a better understanding of our intricate history, valued social principals and holistic way of life. By learning about Japan and its people through activities and lessons such as tea ceremony, kimono dressing, Japanese cooking and the life of a samurai, you will be immersed in different perspectives and approaches that are unique to this country. Maikoya offers you opportunities to understand this culture through local instructors and guides. There is no better way to learn about a new place from the viewpoints of those who grew up and live in this amazing country. What better way to spend a day than learning a traditional, beautiful new activity with a knowledgeable tutor in a picturesque setting? You wouldn’t find friendlier people to help you experience Japan in all its splendor. *** Please let us know if you have any food allergies, Halal, vegan or vegetarian preferences.Frequently Asked Questions FAQ
1- Do you accept walk-ins? For tea ceremony, kimono experience, calligraphy and the samurai experience we accept walk ins. However, there is a possibility that you may need to wait sometime to be served if you show up without any reservation. So, we kindly recommend reserving in advance.
2-Do you have kimonos for kids? Yes, we do have small size kimonos for kids. Just let us know the age/height of your child in advance.
3- Can I walk outside wearing the kimono for the rest of the day? This depends on the season.Some seasons we allow the customers to walk outside and take pictures. We have the kimono rental option, for a small additional fee you can stroll the streets of Osaka or visit Osaka castle by wearing a kimono for the rest of the day.
4- Do you provide any hairdo services? Yes (for females), we will make sure you look your best and your hair matches the traditional kimono style.
5- How far is your location from the Dotonbori area? How far is your location from Umeda? It is about 18-minute walk or 6-minute taxi ride from Dotonbori. It is about 10-minute train ride or a 15-minute taxi ride from Umeda.
6- Do you hold your activities in a Japanese house? I want to see inside of a Japanese house. Yes. You have to take your shoes off to get in and all the rooms have the interior like a traditional Japanese house.
7- Do you have discounts if I want to experience multiple events at once?. For individuals we usually can't offer any discount as we need to prepare for each activity in advance. For groups more than 4, who want to experience multiple activities, please drop us a message with the subject title multiple activities for groups.
8- Do you only show activities or you explain the meanings, symbols etc?. We are the only place that is supervised by college professors and and focus on cross-cultural awareness. Our experiences are lots of fun and also quite educational.
9- Do you have a souvenir shop where I can get matcha tea, tea ceremony set, calligraphy set, replica swords etc. to remember my experience?. Yes, we have a gift shop on the first floor.
Call Maikoya: 06-6556-6257