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Sumo Wrestlers Morning Training Watch

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Enjoy the rare experience of viewing an authentic sumo wrestler training session! Our officially certified tour guide comes to meet you at your hotel and gives you basic guidance on sumo history and etiquette for visiting a sumo stable.

 

◆In the end of February and March, sumo training is held in Osaka.  To view the Osaka training, book your tour here.
◆In June and July, training is held in Nagoya. To view the Nagoya training, book your tour here.

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HIGHLIGHT

- Watch an authentic sumo training session in a sumo stable, guided by a professional licensed tour guide.

- Includes stress-free hotel pick-up and guiding to the sumo stable.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

<As this is an authentic sumo training session, bookings can be subject to change up until the viewing date based on the wrestlers' schedule. In the case of an unexpected schedule change after a booking is made, all booking costs will be 100% refunded.>

 

Bookings are tentative until schedules are confirmed approximately one month in advance of the tour date. If you have any questions regarding the tour before the schedule opens, please contact our tour operator at info@truejapantours.com

 

At the stable, training session is expected to proceed as below.

1. Basic Sumo Exercise: Strengthen legs, hips, and upper body. Muscle building exercise.
2. A match practice: A serious bout between two sumo wrestlers. A must-see part of training.
3. After the training session: You may have a chance to take photo with wrestlers depending on the wrestlers' schedule (not guaranteed).

*Please note that above training schedule may vary based on the sumo stable.

<Price List>

1 Person 2 People 3 People 4 People

+ 1 Person

¥18,000 ¥27,000 ¥36,000 ¥45,000 +¥9,000

*Tax Not Included

ITINERARY

Pick-up at your hotel or the closest station to the stable → Ride the train or subway (public transportation) → Watch Sumo Practice → Tour ends at the closest station from the stable

More Info

<Important Notification>

* Your pick-up time may vary depending on the stable schedule and pick-up location. Our tour operator will inform the actual meeting time after the confirmation of your booking.

* The stable schedule is subject to change and duration may vary between an hour ~ 2 hours. In case the training duration is only an hour, the guide will provide a free sightseeing and walking tour of the area for the remaining time.

* While this tour includes a private guide, the sumo stable will be shared with other tour groups. The sumo stable may ask you for cooperation to wait at the entrance of stable until other groups arrive.

* In some rare cases, the sumo stable may request that your private tour guide is not present during training session. In this case, your guide will take you to the entrance and pick you up at the end of the training.

CANCELLATION POLICY

If you cancel your reservation, the following cancellation fees and remittance charge will be charged:
(1) 14-3 days before the program day: 20 % of the program fee
(2) 2 days before the program day: 50 % of the program fee
(3) one day before, on the departure day, or cancellation without notice: 100 % of the program fee

PROGRAM FEE

Basic Fee (Per Group)
9,000JPY
Fee per Person
9,000JPY

Total Price = Basic Fee + Fee per Person * Number of Participants + Tax

STARTING TIME
8:30~
DURATION
3 hours
LOCATION

Tokyo

Sumo Stable

MINIMUM NUMBER OF PARTICIPANTS
1 persons
INCLUSIONS

Guiding fees, transportation fee from hotels using public transportation such as subway or JR. In case you prefer to use a taxi or hired car, an actual expense will be charged.

※In case of meeting at your lobby, your hotel should be within a ten-minute walk distance from a JR station on Yamanote Line or subway station. We may charge an additional fee in case your hotel is located out of this range.

EXCLUSIONS

Lunch, Food and Drinks, Shopping Expenses

NOTIFICATIONS

◆Please follow the guide's instruction during the program. We shall not be responsible for any accident caused by disregard of the instructions.

◆This program is not possible for children under 11 years old and people with mobility issues, as guests will be asked to sit down on the tatami or the wooden floor with flat cussion, without a chair, for a couple hours in the sumo stable.

★Before you visit a stable, remember to read following Recommendation and Guidelines you need to follow.

Recommendation and Guidelines (PDF)

◆Please advise us if you have any religious or health restrictions, allergies, or the case where you would like to request a special care for participants, including children. Please email us info@truejapantours.com to check an availability and share the information.
Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.
◆Our services are mainly offered in English. In addition, services in other languages, such as Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian are also available. In case you would like services in languages other than English, please inquire us at info@truejapantours.com as soon as possible. We will check an availability.
◆Our business hours are from 9:00 am to 6:00 pm on weekdays. For inquiries received outside the business hours, we will look into it and respond on the next business day.

◆Before booking, please email us at info@truejapantours.com to check the availability.
Please note that any programs booked without an inquiry will not be guaranteed.

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