5 star rating: Highly Recommended 122 Reviews

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  • Location: Tokyo, Japan
  • Duration:  5 hours (approx.)

Don't miss the opportunity to see a traditional Sumo tournament when you're in Tokyo. You'll take the subway with fellow Sumo fans to the Kokugikan (Sumo Amphitheater) and enjoy a traditional Sumo wrestling tournament. You'll also visit the fascinating Sumo Museum to see Sumo-related objects from the Edo period to the present.

**The 2014 tournament season ends in September. 2015 tournament dates will be updated when the schedule becomes available.


  • Sumo wrestling tournament tour from Tokyo
  • Entering the ring ceremony and Sumo matches
  • B-class reserved seats
  • English commentary via audio headphones
  • Assistance provided by your English-speaking guide
  • Chanko dinner (if option selected)

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

Here's a chance to get beyond the touristy stuff and witness a traditional and unique part of Japanese culture. Opt for the hearty chanko dinner for a true taste of the sumo wrestler lifestyle.

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What You Can Expect

Tokyo Sumo Wrestling Tournament

Sumo Wrestling Tokyo

At the amphitheater you'll experience a Dohyo-iri (entering the ring) ceremony and see exciting Sumo matches from your B-class reserved seat on the second floor. English commentary via audio headphones is available. The Sumo match will last approximately 2.5-hours, after you will have dinner at a local chanko restaurant (if option selected), where you can enjoy the traditional food of Sumo wrestlers.

Please note: The guide will not join you for dinner.

Customer Reviews

5 star rating: Highly Recommended June 2014

Well worth the cost. Enjoyed the atmosphere. Also learning about the sumo traditions and how much dedication goes into becoming a sumo.
Tour guide was excellent

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2014

Awesome experience, really knowledgable and helpful tour guide (Mitchiko), highly recommended!

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