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Watch Morning Practice at a Sumo Stable in Tokyo

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    What to Expect
    At the Tokyo sumo stable, or a nearby train station, meet up with your guide in the early morning and get ready for a peek into an exclusive world.

    Watch a live practice session. Seated on the floor, get close to the sumo wrestlers as they conduct their morning training routine and practice their techniques. Perhaps even get your photo taken with some of the sumo wrestlers after practice is finished: A truly special souvenir of a morning to remember.

    Please note, starting and ending times vary.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    BOJ株式会社(Beauty Of Japan), Japan, 〒104-0041 Tōkyō-to, Chuo City, Shintomi, 1-chōme−3−2 新富町一丁目5階
    Departure Time
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

    1/3/2020 - 12/28/2020Monday - Sunday:07:30 AM - 08:30 AM
    Duration
    2 days
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Local guide
    Exclusions
    • Hotel pickup and drop-off
    • Transfer to/from sumo stable
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking, unless booked within 2 days of travel. In this case confirmation will be received within 48 hours, subject to availability
    • Minimum age is 13 years
    • Activity requires sitting for long periods of time on the floor
    • Conditions depend on sumo stable's schedule and can only be confirmed about one week before. Tournaments are held in other months and thus, the stable is closed. Exact dates vary each year
    • Ending time of practice varies every day
    • Duration will be between 60 to 90 minutes (Please note that this may be shorter when we have tournament in Tokyo)
    • During sumo tournament season in Tokyo in January, May, September, (around 15th~25th), practice duration will be between 30 min to 40 min. Duration is not usual but price will be same.
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    Cancellation Policy
    If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
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    I can’t tell because the event got cancelled two times by beauty of Japan. It’s a pity because I was looking forward to this and then of course disappointed.
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    Excellent morning - watching these massive guys go through their routine and the slam the hell out of each other. Very memorable experience. The two hour session flew by despite having to sit cross legged.
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    Amazing.wasn't expecting anything like it. Well worth going if there is no tournament on.Hard hitting.
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    I went with some visitors and it was a great experience - you so up close and personal to the wrestlers. Would definitely recommend! Directions to the event were very clear and it was very easy to find. I will definitely do again with other visitors!
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    Very interesting experience. Definitely worth doing it in spite of the early morning tuling. Visit is perfectly organized.
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    • Beauty of Japan
    • Duration: 2 days
    • Mobile Ticket Accepted
    • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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