Life time experience with a Real Sumo Wrestle
Let's meet with the Real Japanese Sumo in the Sumo world. Get the chance to watch up close Sumo demonstration by a Former Pro-sumo wrestler. The demonstration is conducted in English and the commentator will explain the history and the background of Sumo. They will teach you the techniques and the rules in the Sumo and show you the moves and how they do their training everyday to make them fit and strong.
At the end of the demonstration you will get a chance to challenge the Sumo and get to 'fight' with the Sumo wrestler. You will enjoy delicious Sumo lunch after the demonstration.
We will then move to Tsukiji outer market to enjoy the local market that is still remain and operate in the middle of the city. You get to enjoy lots of fresh street seafood.
We then move on to Asakusa Sensoji, the oldest and the most popular temple in Tokyo. Nakamise Dori is the oldest shopping street in Tokyo. There are 180 shops selling Japanese sweet, snacks and its a good place to look for souvenir.
Tuesday Special tour
9:50 - Meet at Ryogoku JR station
10:00-12:00 - Sumo demonstration and sumo lunch
12:45-13:45 - Tsukiji outer market
14:15-15:30 - Asakusa sensoji temple
16:00 - Back to hotel and End of tour
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Suggested by Guide: Ryogoku JR station for Edo Noren
End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station
Duration: 6 hours
Sumo Demonstration only held on every Monday Tuesday and Thursday.
Therefore this tour only available on Monday, Tuesday and Thursday.
This is a walking tour.
*You may wish to use the train to travel to our meeting point.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10000 JPY - Train fare or taxi will be pay on the tour day. Estimation for taxi fare will be ¥4000/taxi/trip depending on the place you stay and traffic on that day.
Sumo entrances fees : Adult- 10,800 JPY, Kid (3-11 years old) - 5000 JPY
Usually tour guide will not join the Sumo demonstration and chanko lunch with guests. I will come back to you after Sumo and lunch ends
Snacks and drinks : 500 JPY (Estimation)
Souvenir : 1000 JPY (Estimation)
I am unable to arrange overnight tours.