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Tokyo: Sumo Wrestling Tournament Ticket with Guide

Product ID: 337056
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Watch sumo matches at a traditional arena in reserved seats. Enjoy the intensity of the sumo wrestling and the high energy of the audience. Understand more about the sport and its traditions with an English-speaking guide.
About this activity
Duration: 3 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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  • Take the rare chance to watch a sumo wrestling tournament in Tokyo
  • Soak up the excitement of a sumo tournament with a local audience
  • Explore the stadium with an English-speaking guide
  • Discover the traditions, history, and culture of sumo wrestling
Full description
Experience the excitement of Japanese sumo wrestling with this admission to one of the three annual tournaments that take place in Tokyo. In a group, tour the stadium with a professional English-speaking guide, and learn about sumo culture and traditions while watching these massive warriors go head-to-head.

After meeting at the West Gate of JR Ryogoku Station at 2:45 PM, head to Ryogoku Sumo Stadium and enjoy the sumo games. Watch the ring entering ceremony of the Makuuchi (Strong) Division and the Yokozuna (Strongest) Division at 3:40 PM and 3:55 PM respectively.

At 4:10 PM, the Makuuchi Division games start. See the sumo wrestlers try to force their opponent out of the ring or force any part of his body to touch the ground. Admire the results of the wrestlers' diligent training to become the highest-ranked wrestler. The tournament finishes at 6:00 PM.
  • Sumo entrance ticket (Chair seat class B)
  • Expert English-speaking guide
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

In front of JR Ryogoku Station, West Exit ticket gate. Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour starts as your guide will leave promptly at 3 PM.

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Important information
Know before you go
• This is a shared group tour; it is not private
• Please be at the meeting point 15 minutes in advance as your guide will leave at 3 PM sharp
• This tour is wheelchair and stroller accessible
• Infants must sit on laps
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Product ID: 337056