2.7 miles, Half day
This walk starts at Tsukiji Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya subway line, visits Honganji Temple, Tsukiji Market, Kachidoki Bridge, Tsukiji Outer Market, Hama Rikyu Gardens, Ginza Showa Dori and ends at the Ginza Crossing. The walk takes about a half day, including lingering at the Tsukiji market and Hama Rikyu and is best started in the morning around 8:30 on days the Tsukiji market is open, which is most every day other than Sunday and national holidays. The market does occasionally close on weekdays, so best to check the market calendar in advance.
In a short half day, it's possible to visit an amazing variety of local culture, history and shopping.
Tsukiji Market is an actual working market, not a tourist destination. Be careful to stay out of the way of the market professionals and wear shoes that are easy to walk in and can get wet.