Join us on our Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament Viewing Tour for an exciting cultural experience in Tokyo.
Our expert guide will show you the 1,500-year-old tradition of sumo wrestling.
You’ll get to watch the Grand Sumo Tournament from seats in the S, A, or B-class section.
There are also cool exhibitions with stuff like sumo memorabilia and ceremonial aprons worn by top wrestlers.
Our package includes everything you need, and our guide will make sure you have a great time.
Book your tour now!
Good To Know
Experience the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament Viewing Tour! It’s a chance to see an ancient sport and be a part of Japanese culture in Tokyo. You’ll watch sumo wrestling, which has been around for 1,500 years. Our package includes a comfortable seat on the second floor, a guide to help you, and transportation to and from your hotel. This is a special opportunity to see one of Japan’s most famous sports. Don’t wait, book your tour now and make memories that will stay with you forever.
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Tour Details and Highlights
Our tour includes a sumo expert guide and S, A, or B-class seating. With these seats, you’ll feel like a local and experience the exciting atmosphere of the Grand Sumo Tournament.
You’ll watch sumo wrestlers grappling in a ring made of clay and sand, which is a 1,500-year-old tradition.
The tour also lets you explore exhibitions with sumo-related items like memorabilia and ceremonial aprons worn by top sumo wrestlers. A professional guide will be with you to teach you about sumo traditions and rankings.
This is a unique cultural experience you won’t want to miss!
Inclusions and Logistics
Here’s what you’ll get with the tour package:
- You’ll have a seat on the 2nd floor, which will give you a good view of the Grand Sumo Tournament.
- A guide will be with you to make the experience even better. They’ll share interesting information about the tournament and the ancient tradition of sumo.
- You’ll get a pamphlet and a list in English that will help you understand the matches and the wrestlers.
The tour includes:
- Pickup and drop-off at your hotel, so you don’t have to worry about transportation.
- Gratuities are already taken care of, so you don’t need to worry about tipping.
- We’ll meet at the Ryogoku View Hotel, and the tour ends at the Ryogoku Kokugikan National Sumo Arena.
From there, you can go to your next destination on your own.
Meeting and Pickup Information
Meeting and Pickup Information:
For our Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament viewing tour, we’ll meet at the Ryogoku View Hotel. We don’t know the exact start time, so make sure to check with the tour organizers.
Once the tour ends at the Ryogoku Kokugikan National Sumo Arena, you’ll need to find your own way to your next destination. But don’t worry, the tour offers hotel pickup and drop-off services at the Ryogoku View Hotel or Keio Plaza Hotel Shinjuku. This makes it easy for you to join the group and start your sumo adventure without any hassle.
Tour Experience and Activities
During our tour of the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament, we had a great time exploring and learning about sumo. Our guide was really knowledgeable and made us feel like locals. We got to see cool exhibitions that showed us the cultural traditions of sumo.
The best part was watching the actual tournament at the Ryogoku Kokugikan. We learned a lot about the history and rankings of sumo, which made us appreciate the sport even more. One of the coolest things we saw was the ceremonial apron that top sumo wrestlers wear. It symbolizes their status and hard work.
This tour gave us a unique cultural experience that we’ll never forget.
Additional Information and Reviews
We really enjoyed our Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament Viewing Tour. The extra information and reviews were helpful. We got a confirmation within 48 hours, which made us feel secure about our reservation.
It’s great that the tour is wheelchair accessible because one of our friends needed that. The positive reviews about the guide’s knowledge and enthusiasm, and how well everything was organized, made us feel confident.
The extra information and reviews gave us a good idea of what to expect and helped us have a great time at the Grand Sumo Tournament.
Frequently Asked Questions
How Long Does the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament Last?
The Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament lasts for 15 days. It is an exhilarating event where we can witness sumo wrestlers grappling in the elevated ring made of clay and sand.
Are Cameras Allowed Inside the Ryogoku Kokugikan National Sumo Arena?
Yes, cameras are allowed inside the Ryogoku Kokugikan National Sumo Arena. We can capture the incredible moments of the Grand Sumo Tournament and preserve the memories of this cultural experience.
Can Children Participate in the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament Viewing Tour?
Yes, children can participate in the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament Viewing Tour. They will have the opportunity to witness the exhilarating tournament, learn about the cultural tradition of sumo, and explore exhibitions showcasing this ancient sport.
Is Food Provided During the Tour?
No, food is not provided during the tour. However, the Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament Viewing Tour offers a unique cultural experience where you can witness the exhilarating matches and learn about the 1,500-year-old tradition of sumo.
Are There Any Restrictions on What to Wear During the Tour?
There are no specific restrictions on what to wear during the tour. However, it is recommended to dress comfortably and respectfully. Keep in mind that the Grand Sumo Tournament is a traditional cultural event.
The Sum Up
Join us on our Tokyo Grand Sumo Tournament Viewing Tour for an unforgettable cultural experience in the heart of Tokyo.
Enjoy the 1,500-year-old tradition of sumo wrestling and witness the excitement of the Grand Sumo Tournament.
With our inclusive package, you can relax and enjoy the event with 2nd floor chair seating, a professional guide, and hotel pickup/drop-off.
Don’t miss this incredible opportunity to witness one of Japan’s most iconic sports.
Book your tour today and create memories that will last a lifetime.