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Learn Sumo Culture from a Former Wrestler and wear a real sumo belt near Ryogoku

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Book this brand new 2019 sumo experience offered by one of the most recommended local tour companies in Japan specialized in sumo activities! This one-of-a-kind sumo experience gives you a rare opportunity to be up and close with a retired sumo wrestler and learn everything about sumo directly from the master. Meet your master at a restaurant by the Kikukawa Station near the Ryokoku area, Tokyo, and have fun interacting with the retired sumo wrestler while learning the details of sumo history, culture, lifestyle, food, and everything else. You can also try some sumo moves or even try on the master's sumo belt called "mawashi". Chanko dinner is included.

Itinerary Details

5:30 PM Greeting from the retired sumo wrestler!
5:45 PM Learn about sumo wrestlers' favorite food "chanko" while chanko dinner is being served
6:00 PM Sumo master to explain the history, culture, lifestyle, and everything else about sumo
6:45 PM Watch a sumo demonstration
7:00 PM Try on a real sumo belt called "mawashi" and photo time
7:30 PM Experience concludes