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Tokyo: Sumo Morning Training Visit

Product ID: 262592
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Discover Sumo Wrestling, Japan's traditional martial arts form. This is a tour take you to behind the scenes to visit the morning training exercises of active, professional Sumo wrestlers.
About this activity
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Printed voucher required
Duration: 1 hour
Starting time 8:00 AM
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English, Japanese

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Experience

Highlights
  • Visit a real Sumo Stable in Tokyo.
  • Watch active professional Sumo wrestlers training
  • Take a group picture with the Sumo wrestlers
Full description
Sumo wrestling is Japan's highly popular national sport with a long tradition. In this activity participants get to see the training of active, professional wrestlers and get the chance to take a group picture with them in the end.

Usually most people only get to see Sumo athletes from far away during a tournament; however, with a visit to a Sumo stables you'll get to witness the action up close. You'll have a greater understanding of this traditional sport and an experience to remember at the end of your visit.
Includes
  • Visit to Sumo wrestlers morning training
  • Group picture
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point
Important information
Not allowed
  • Luggage or large bags
  • Flash photography
Know before you go
• The meeting time and location depends on the day and will be decided about 5-7 days before the scheduled date. Specific location requests cannot be accommodated.
• All Sumo stables are within Tokyo.
• Entering the stable is only allowed with the guide.
• The schedule might be subject to changes, depending on the wrestlers' condition.
• Normally the training sessions last about 60 minutes. During the Sumo tournaments in Tokyo, the training sessions will last only about 30 minutes.
• Participants may leave earlier, but in that case, will not receive a group picture.
• Talking loudly and making noises is prohibited, and phones must be switched into silent mode.
• Flash photography is forbidden, and videos may only be taken with prior permission.
Customer reviews
Overall rating
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based on 39 reviews
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Service
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Value for money
3.9/5
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Product ID: 262592