Tokyo: Sumo Wrestling Morning Practice Tour
- Watch the wrestlers' morning practice at a Sumo Stable
- Learn more about the World of Sumo
- Take pictures inside the Sumo Stable
Learn more about this uniquely Japanese sport from your knowledgable guide, who will teach you the rules of Sumo as well as the training and diet regimen that the wrestlers follow. You'll have the opportunity to see just how big these athletes are, and you may even get to chance to talk to a Sumo wrestler (not guaranteed).
- Entrance fee for Sumo morning practice
- Local guide
- Hotel pick-up
- Children under 12 years
Prepare for the activity
The meeting point is right outside the "East Exit" of JR Ryogoku Station Please note that there are two Ryogoku station. The meeting point is Ryogoku station on the JR line, (NOT Toei-Oedo line). The guide will be holding a red/orange sign saying "Magical Trip"Open in Google Maps ⟶
- Food and drinks
- Short skirts
- Sleeveless shirts
- Video recording
Customers may need to sit on the floor as most of the stables do not usually have chairs
Customers may not bring in outside food and drink, nor chat loudly during the practice. Please dress conservatively.
The Sumo stable has the right to refuse entry to guests who don't obey the rules of the stable. In this case a refund will not be offered
The stable decides if customers may take photos of the wrestlers or with the wrestlers on the day.