【Live Tour】Kagoshima / Kagoshima Fish Market Virtual Tour!
What we'll do
Kagoshima is located in the most southern part of Japan mainland and the prefectural landmass stretches 600km. It consists with many small islands and has large fishing hauls.
“Kagoshima city Chuo Fish Market” is only accessible to sellers/buyers and workers at the market but specially allowed only for tourists who signed up with the Fish Market Tour.
They had the last tour in November 2019 and were planning to start again in March 2020. However, it has not been able to start due to COVID.
As many tourists are missing the tour, the committee of the tour has organized to launch the virtual tour!
This is a one-hour virtual tour where you can feel as if you walk through the market with the organizers.
At the beginning of the virtual tour, the organizers welcome you, same as they do at the site.
They will explain why the Kagoshima Fish Market is so special. During the tour, there are quiz times to learn more about the Market.
The tour with the souvenir (3,000yen) is available.
Only the tour without the souvenir (1,000yen) is available.
Please check the page.
- Price per person (tax included)
- 1,100 JPY - / person
- Max participants
- Up to 20 people
- Hosted in English
- Communication tools
- Please download Zoom in advance.
- Best for enjoying Japan
- Things you need to know before the tour
-The live tours will be held using Zoom.
-Personal computers and smartphones can be used to participate, but when using a smartphone, please be sure to download the Zoom application in advance.
-The URL and emergency number for the live tour will be sent to the email address you used to register no later than one hour before the start time.
-The Zoom will open to participants five minutes before the start of the tour.
-Participants may join the tour even if the start time has passed. However, please note that we will not be able to receive or respond to messages after the tour begins.
-Depending on the internet connection on the day of the tour, there may be issues with the sound or video. We ask for your patience and understanding.
-Any internet or data fees incurred by participation in the live tours are the sole responsibility of the participant.
-In order to avoid any mishaps or trouble, the live tour may be recorded.
-The company and the WOW U mediators (guides) will not be responsible for any malfunctions of participants’ computers, smartphones, or tablets that may occur during the live tours.
-Please note that the contents of the live tours may be changed in the case of bad weather.
-Reservations cannot be canceled after payments have been made. Please double check your reservation before finalizing your purchase.
1At the gate of the fish market
Meet the Fish Market tour organizers virtually and walk through “Kagoshima city Central Fish Market” together!
2In front of the building of the auction site and the middle trade area
Watch the movie of “Auction Site” and “Middle Trade Area” and feel the fish closer. The committee member will explain about the area. Learn how special Kagoshima Fish Market is. Kagoshima is the paradise of seafood lovers. Feel the bounty of the ocean!
3In front of Sakurajima Volcano
If you are lucky enough to have good weather, we will show you our active volcano, Mt. Sakurajima. You will have some quiz time regarding Kagoshima fish. Let’s have fun with the organizers and other virtual tourists!
Through Experience, Explore Kagoshima
Explore Kagoshima, the southernmost island of Kyushu with us! We, team TABITTO provide experiences, which are interactive, personal and create memories of a lifetime. Apart from learning about the history, culture and food through these experiences, you will be able to experience a different perspective about Kagoshima as you meet various local artisans and professionals. Join our virtual tours!