呼子の朝市 (Yobuko Morning Market ), Karatsu
(3.1/5 based on 130+ reviews on the web)
Wake up early for some morning entertainment at 呼子の朝市 (Yobuko Morning Market ), one of Japan's largest fish markets known for its lively atmosphere, loud merchants shouting their prices, and abundance of fresh fish for purchase. Get a feel for local life as you walk down the 200 m (656 ft) road lined with stalls and listen to the voice of merchants attracting customers and making deals as you decide between squid, fish, oysters, sea snails, and clams. You can also find processed food, vegetables, and flowers here, and be aware that you will be expected to bargain. To visit 呼子の朝市 (Yobuko Morning Market ) on your holiday in Karatsu, and find out what else Karatsu has to offer, use our Karatsu family vacation planner.
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Reviews
TripAdvisor
  • This market is all about the local catch so be prepared to see (and smell) a lot of squid. Was there on a Sunday morning so there was a big happy weekend crowd. Stallholders were happy to let me take ...  more »
  • The calamari was around (^ ^). You can buy cheap dried foods. How fresh and just see the fun. 河太郎 in Squid sashimi is the best so far on the train and was mean (/ __;).
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  • Yobuko arrived some time in the morning to the Fukuoka City went left by car in around 11 p.m. parking near the port column had become. Morning market parking lot entrance road have stayed under construction. Morning parking is 20 more minutes. Too 11:00 morning till 12 pm is sold ready to enter the sale began. The sale of squid as Golden bought squid. Should you arrive early in the morning where it is.
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Google
  • Interesting morning market. Worth visiting.
  • Local lady who sells hand-made marine products and agricultural products. It is fun just watching!
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  • Weekdays and fairly small stores sell dried overnight, dry fish, fruit and pottery,. Overnight-dried squid.
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  • Just before the end and great bonus. Karatsu who have a lot of good things, so go recommended
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  • At more than 10 animals, dried fish was sold five 500 yen in a street near the train station was the same price more bonus!. Cooler box is required.
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