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- Sumo Tournament Experience in Nagoya
Sumo Tournament Experience in Nagoya
Every year around mid-July Nagoya hosts the Grand Summer Sumo Tournament, called Nagoya Basho, one of the six major Sumo tournaments held in Japan.
Join a knowledgeable local guide in the arena and watch thrilling fights with insightful explanations about Sumo traditions, moves, and wrestlers.
The dates for this year’s Nagoya Grand Tournament are from July 9, 2023, to July 23, 2023
We are now accepting pre-bookings from April 3rd to May 26th!
Tickets go on sale on May 27th!
Make your pre-booking now! (*Minimum 2 people per booking)
LIMITED TIME EXPERIENCE!!
|Tour Name||Sumo Tournament Experience in Nagoya|
|Schedule||Jul 9,2023 ～ Jul 23,2023|
|Time||13:00 – 18:00 (5 hours)|
*Minimum 2 people per booking
|End Place||Nagoyajo Station exit 7 (Nagoya Castle exit)|
If you are 15 minutes late or more without getting in contact, your reservation(s) will be automatically canceled with 100% of charges applied
Bring a thin jacket because the air conditioner may be turned up high
This tour is wheelchair accessible. Please consult in advance
This tour is not stroller-friendly
How to apply
|Inquirer's organization (school, company, etc.)||Nanobo Inc.
|Details||＜Meeting＞ Meet at Nagoyajo Station exit 7 (Nagoya Castle exit)
＜Enter＞ Entrance to the Stadium
＜Walk＞ A Walk through the Stadium
＜Tasting＞ A taste of the Sumo Wrestlers' Meal
＜Watch＞ Watch the Matches
＜End＞ Closing up
|How to apply||Apply for participation|
|Additional notes||Host will check their body temperature before the experience/tour
Host will wear a face mask (or face shield) during the experience/tour
Host will wash and sanitize their hands regularly before and during the experience/tour
Guests are required to wear a mask during the experience/tour except when eating or drinking
Guests are encouraged to wash and sanitize their hands before and during the experience/tour
Host will provide hand sanitiser for the guests
Host will provide face masks for the guests
|Meeting Location||Nagoyajo Station exit 7 (Nagoya Castle exit)|
|Price Includes||English-speaking tour guide (Sumo expert)
Reserved chair seats A or S (it will depends on the tickets availability the day of the reservation) *For box seats or wheelchair seats please consult in advance
Sumo information and pamphlet
1 Chanko Nabe stew bowl (small size)
Photos during the tour
|Price Excludes||Hotel pick-up
Any additional food and drinks not provided by your guide
Transportation fees before, during and after the tour