Visiting SUMO Stable
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For 2021 bookings: Due to the current circumstance of COVID-19, this activity is currently suspended.
For 2022 bookings: Depending on the situation of COVID-19, the activity may be canceled. NTA staff will let you know once it is canceled and a full refund will be made.
Enjoy the atmosphere of authentic Sumo wrestling as close as you can get!
You can watch sumo wrestlers’ real practice and training from a short distance, observe their routine and learn about Sumo culture.
After their daily training, you can talk to the wrestlers and take pictures with them!
Notification of reservation successful or not will be informed one month prior to the activity date.
(The final meeting time and end time will be informed you in the confirmation email 1 week prior to the tour date.)
*We also recommend the Sumo Experience with Chanko Lunch!
- Tour Code
7:00 - 9:00 Assemble at SUMO stable
**The meeting time will be in between 7:00 - 9:00.
The final meeting time and end time will be informed you in the confirmation email 1 week prior to the tour date.
Depending on the wrestler's practice schedule, the tour duration will be at least 30 minutes up to 2 hours, please be noted that you cannot leave the room during the practice.
Watch SUMO training
Take commemorative photo with Sumo-Wrestler.
before 11:00 Tour ends
- Please check the calendar & Departure date of Visiting Sumo Stable column
- 120 minutes
Terms & Conditions
- 14 to 8 days before the service date
- 7 to 4 days before the service date
- 3 to 1 day before the service date
- On the service date / No show
*Visitors are required to wear masks during the experience. Please prepare the masks by yourself or you may not be able to enter the venue.
*During training, talking in whispers is forbidden. Visitors are not allowed to watch it in a rude manner like throwing legs.
(recommended to watch it in a cross-legged position, sitting straight or holding legs in front position.)
*Visitors are allowed to take photos without flash. Please set the mobile phone off or silent mode.
*Children under 10 years old are not allowed to watch the training at the venue.
(Only in case they are accompanied by his/her parents, he/she might be allowed.)
*Visitors who cannot follow the direction might be forced to get out of the venue.
*In any case visitors leave the venue in mid-course, any refund would not occur.
*Please show us the confirmation e-mail or printed on the day.
*Please make sure to fill in traveler's information (accommodation, e-mail) on the request form in our system.
In between 7:00.a.m. - 9:00.a.m.
At SUMO Stable in Tokyo
*Upon receiving the application, the planned visiting stable will be informed although it is subject to change.
**Final detail as to assemble time and place will be noticed by 7 days prior to the visit.**
Personal expenses, transportation to the place
Around 7:00 - 9:00 at Sumo Stable in Tokyo