This 2.5-hour walking tour is a small-group adventure through Tokyoâ€™s Asakusa and Ryogoku districts with a sumo wrestler
It is package that educates you about Japanâ€™s most iconic sport, sumo wrestling
Itâ€™s a package that gives you access to the most significant sumo sites in Tokyo, with a friendly former wrestler as guide
What You Will Do?
Youâ€™ll have a dive into Japanâ€™s important sumo wrestling culture
Youâ€™ll learn about sumo wrestling from former sumo wrestlers
Youâ€™ll be ushered to the Ryogoku Wrestling stadium where the matches are held
Youâ€™ll get to meet and chat with some of the athletes while youâ€™re at it
What Tours Includes?
It includes being guided by former sumo wrestler
Youâ€™ll have a local translator
The tour also includes a stop at â€˜shitamashiâ€™ or â€˜low-cityâ€™ Asakusa where you can take a visit to the Sensoji- a 7th century temple
You can purchase delicious snacks and souvenirs at the Nakamise street.
What Travellers Saying about Tour?
My husband and I agreed that this was probably our favorite thing we did in Tokyo! We learned a lot about Sumo which was really interesting, but the added bonus was both our Sumo guide and translator were great to talk with in general
The tour was very nice. We really enjoyed and learned a lot about Sumo!
Is It Right Tour for Me?
If you have been fascinated by the idea of the sumo wrestling sport, then this oneâ€™s for you
If thereâ€™s any tour that will make you an expert in sumo culture in minutes, this is it