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Sumo Demonstration & Chankonabe Hotpot Lunch

by Beauty of Japan Duration 2h Free cancellation available No booking or credit card fees
per adult Price is $105

Learn about the art of professional sumo wrestling from 2 former wrestlers, including the rigorous training and combat technique. After throwing your own weight into the ring—complete with costume—sit down for a delicious and healthy lunch of chankonabe, a rich food used by wrestlers to bulk up.

Meet 2 former wrestlers and learn about the history of sumo wrestling, along with a few explanations of its many rigid traditions. Learn about the techniques used in matches and even some prohibited techniques. Observe 3 matches, and then don your sumo costume and jump in to face off against one of the wrestlers.

Afterward, sit down for a healthy lunch of chankonabe, a hotpot typically eaten in large quantities by sumo wrestlers to gain weight.

Sample menu includes:

  • Chankonabe (hotpot with meat and vegetables)
  • Rice
  • Rikishi miso
  • Dosukoi salad
  • French fries
  • Citrus sorbet
  • Oolong tea, water, or hot water

Learn about the art of professional sumo wrestling from 2 former wrestlers, including the rigorous training and combat technique. After throwing your own weight into the ring—complete with costume—sit down for a delicious and healthy lunch of chankonabe, a rich food used by wrestlers to bulk up.

Meet 2 former wrestlers and learn about the history of sumo wrestling, along with a few explanations of its many rigid traditions. Learn about the techniques used in matches and even some prohibited techniques. Observe 3 matches, and then don your sumo costume and jump in to face off against one of the wrestlers.

Afterward, sit down for a healthy lunch of chankonabe, a hotpot typically eaten in large quantities by sumo wrestlers to gain weight.

Sample menu includes:

  • Chankonabe (hotpot with meat and vegetables)
  • Rice
  • Rikishi miso
  • Dosukoi salad
  • French fries
  • Citrus sorbet
  • Oolong tea, water, or hot water
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12:00 PM, Tour in English, includes Food Only

Duration 2h No booking or credit card fees

Live Commentary in English.

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per adult
$104.25

Total price is $104.25, taxes included

It only takes 2 minutes

Sumo Demonstration & Chankonabe Hotpot Lunch

Activity Location

Multiple Locations

Asakusa

Tokyo

Meeting/Redemption Point
  • Asakusa Chanko-ba Restaurant (Mondays)

    2-27-10 Nishi-Asakusa Taito-ku

    Tokyo

  • Yukidaruma Restaurant (Thursdays)

    Ryogoku 3-24-2 Sumida

    Tokyo


Highlights

  • Chance to test your strength against an ex-sumo wrestler

  • Great opportunity to learn about traditional sumo culture

  • Fun way to immerse yourself in the culture & food of Japan

  • A traditional healthy sumo meal designed to promote strength

  • Numerous photo opportunities with these powerful athletes


Inclusions

  • Sumo demonstration

  • Lunch

  • Live commentary provided in English


Exclusions

  • Hotel pickup & drop-off


Know Before You Book

  • Children 3 and younger are complimentary when accompanied by a paying adult, provided they do not occupy their own seat. However, they do not receive a meal.

  • Maximum group size is 15 people.

  • You may bring additional food and drink into the premises with you.

  • Larger groups may be split up and seated at neighboring tables.

  • Lunch will be served on low tables, and you will be seated on the floor. Please inform Beauty of Japan should you require a seat when you call to confirm your reservation.

  • Check-in is 15 minutes prior to the booked tour start time.


Sumo Demonstration & Chankonabe Hotpot Lunch ratings based on 34 Verified Reviews

Verified Reviews

4.7 out of 5

5/5 Mar 8, 2019

Great experience Really nice guys you learn everything about sumo you see them wrestle you wrestle you eat lunch perfect

Gabriela V

United States