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The Sumo Wrestling Season in Tokyo is Finally Here
Buy your tickets in advance and watch your favorite professional sumo wrestlers in action this January. Get to visit one of the popular sumo stables to see how the athletes train together to prepare for their upcoming matches. Best of all, grab the chance to learn the basics of sumo wrestling with a former rikishi (wrestler). Our top picks will introduce you to Japan's national sport!

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  1. Get your reserved tickets to the Tokyo sumo tournament. Dive into the world of sumo wrestling and experience first-hand Japan’s National Sport and go for an optional Chanko Hot Pot or Sukiyaki dinner!
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD93.45

    5 - 6.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  2. Learn the basics of sumo wrestling from former rikishi or wrestlers. Wear mawashi (loincloth), get inside the ring and try to beat your opponent in a practice match. Available for both men and women.

    From USD32.71

    Sun, Wed, Fri
    2.5 hour(s) (afternoon)
  3. Watch professional sumo wrestlers during their morning practice in the famous sumo stables of Ryogoku. Experience the power of a sumo match up close.
    English Available


    1.5 - 3 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Dine on traditional chanko hot pot and rich black pork with a sumo wrestler in this rare chance to learn and talk about sumo over dinner in Asakusa.
    English Available


    2 hour(s) (evening)