Tokyo Sumo Wrestling Tournament
Tokyo Sumo Wrestling Tournament information and booking
Tour description provided by Viator
Don't miss the opportunity to see a traditional Sumo tournament when you're in Tokyo. You'll take the subway with fellow Sumo fans to the Kokugikan (Sumo Amphitheater) and enjoy a traditional Sumo wrestling tournament. You'll also visit the fascinating Sumo Museum to see Sumo-related objects from the Edo period to the present.
**The 2014 tournament season ends in September. 2015 tournament dates will be updated when the schedule becomes available.
At the amphitheater you'll experience a Dohyo-iri (entering the ring) ceremony and see exciting Sumo matches from your B-class reserved seat on the second floor. English commentary via audio headphones is available. The Sumo match will last approximately 2.5-hours, after you will have dinner at a local chanko restaurant (if option selected), where you can enjoy the traditional food of Sumo wrestlers.
Please note: The guide will not join you for dinner.
- Hotel pickup and drop-off
- B- class reserve seat on the second floor
- Professional guide
- Chanko dinner (if option selected)
- An fm radio will be provided so you can listen to tournament announcements in english
- Sumo information pamphlet and sumo-ranking list (in english)
What isn't included
- Gratuities (optional)