Sumo Wrestlers Morning Practice and Special Access Viewing in Tokyo

Sumo wrestlers at morning practice in Tokyo

Watch the tough daily training of the wrestlers

See powerful sumo wrestlers train up close and gain an in-depth understanding of their traditional world. You may even be able to take pictures with the wrestlers after practice!

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No trip to Japan is complete without sumo, and this is the best way to get a first-hand look at the rituals, training and power of these incredible athletes. See real sumo live and up-close as you watch their daily morning practice. The early morning training bouts start with the lowest ranking wrestlers practicing against their stable mates in the ring, and progressively the more powerful, high ranking wrestlers will take over. Take this chance and watch as they prepare for the tournaments. After practice is over, chat and take a few pictures with them, with your friendly guide.
Guides are available for English, Chinese, and many other languages too!
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  • Duration (incl. transportation): 3 hour(s)
  • Available: Daily
  • Pick-up: Available
  • Inclusion: Train fare / English-speaking guide / Guidance in the language of your choice
Package detail / Schedule
Schedule & Location
  • Schedule
  • Pick-up
    Time & Location
  • Check-out
    Time & Location

  • 07:45 Meet with your guide at your hotel lobby or at Ryogoku Station West Exit
  • Sumo Stable Visit
    Sumo wrestlers at morning practice in Tokyo Watch the sumo wrestlers as they stretch, bout and practice. See their explosive power and get an inside look at this secretive world. You will be literally ring side, right by the action!
  • 10:45 Check-out at nearest station
Requirement(s) - Others
    • Please keep in mind the following rules during the visit:
      - A sumo stable is not a tourist facility. Sumo wrestlers train very hard and seriously. Please make sure to show respect to the stable master and wrestlers.
      - Please watch the training quietly and do not walk around the stable.
      - Please be quiet in the stable. Even whispering may disturb the wrestlers.
      - Do not stand in the ring or on the sandy ground.
    • - At the entrance of the stable, please take off your shoes. Then sit cross-legged on the floor. Don't stretch your legs toward the ring. It is considered impolite to show the soles of your feet to the wrestlers.
      - Please take off your hat and sunglasses.
      - Do not eat, drink, or smoke inside the stable.
      - You can take photos during the training, but do not stand or move about. Please do not use flash or cameras with loud shutters.
    • - Once you start watching the training, you are supposed to stay until the wrestlers finish their training. So please be sure not to leave the stable during the training.
Additional Note(s)
    • Our services are mainly offered in English, but Chinese, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Russian, Korean and Portuguese are also available.
    • Fees for public transportation are included. However, for the use of taxis or hired cars there will be additional charges.
    • In the rare case circumstances do not permit a visit to the sumo stable, a guided tour of the Ryogoku sumo area and chanko lunch will take place.
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Cancellation Policy
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 15 business days to 18:00 local time, 3 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 20% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made between 18:00 local time, 3 business days to 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 50% of the total amount.
  • Any cancellations made after 18:00 local time, 2 business days prior to the activity will be subject to a charge of 100% of the total amount.
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(4.67/5.00) 4.67 / 5
(3 reviews)
Language English
Pick-up Available
Duration incl. transportation 3 hour(s)
Availability Daily


by: Jamie Pressley
This tour was absolutely perfect. The tour guide could not have been better and was extremely helpful and friendly. The actual tour was great and would recommend it to all
by: Luchi Villarica
Hotel pick-up from Shiraira Yukiko. She is a very informative and pleasant tour guide. We were lucky because it wasn't only a sumo practice that we experienced but also a tournament. Prior to that...more
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