If you want to watch the Sumo training, you must know the schedule about Sumo Grand Tournament .
There are 6 times for 1 year, it is not able to watch the Sumo training during Sumo Grand Tournament. Also, it is not able to watch a week before and after Sumo Grand Tournament .
If you watch the Sumo training definitely, you should book to avoid Sumo Grand Tournament.
Annual Schedule Sumo Grand Tournaments dates and place in 2019
*Tokyo [January 13 to 27]
*Osaka [March 10 to 24]
*Tokyo [May 12 to 26]
*Nagoya [July 7 to 21]
*Tokyo [September 8 to 22]
*Fukuoka [November 10 to 24]
Therefore, if you can watch the Sumo training, you are very lucky.
If it is not possible to watch the Sumo training, instead, the guide will take you to Ryogoku area which is said “Sumo town”.
In Ryogoku, you can visit some facilities in Ryogoku-Sumo town, showing you a real-size “Dohyo” – Sumo ring, a Sumo gym from outside, Sumo Museum.
You can enjoy to have a special food for sumo wrestlers, “Chanko” pot.
And tour guide will tell you about sumo in detail with his material, such as history, culture, and so on.we believe you can enjoy the ambiance of a Sumo town.
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