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Half Day Walking Tour To Find Edo Culture Including Ukiyoe in a Sumo Town Ryogoku provided by Nippon PLUS

Half Day Walking Tour To Find Edo Culture Including Ukiyoe in a Sumo Town Ryogoku

Half Day Walking Tour To Find Edo Culture Including Ukiyoe in a Sumo Town Ryogoku
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About
This 4 hours morning private walking tour focus on Ryogoku, a town of Sumo and Edo culture. Ryogoku has a permanent Sumo stadium, Ryogoku Kokugikan, so that 5 or 6 out of 43 Sumo stables (as of March 2017) are dotted around there. You get basic knowledge of Sumo, including finding some Sumo stables (no practice observation). Ryogoku has also the Sumida Hokusai Museum and the Edo-Tokyo Museum where you can step into the Edo culture world. The tour fee includes these two museums admission fees (about 1000yen). Edo NOREN, a facility next to Ryogoku Station, will also show you traditional Japanese foods as a culture along with the real size Dohyo (Sumo ring).
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Available languages
English
Know before you go
  • Duration: 4h
  • Mobile tickets accepted
Available languages
English
Cancellation policy
  • For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
Need help booking?
Call the number below and use the product code: 22325P21
Call 0061 (87) 2285 255
Important information
Inclusions
  • Local Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup (Centrally located Tokyo hotel or accommodation, not by a car)
  • Private Small-group tour
  • Transportation fees for the guide
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions (300 - 700yen/person depending on your hotel location)
  • Food and drinks, if any
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - The Sumida Hokusai Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Edo-Tokyo Museum
Duration
4h
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • We will pick up you from your hotel of Tokyo 23 ward. Also, please let us know your hotel name.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Additional information
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • 1) During local Grand Sumo Tournaments, almost all Sumo wrestlers go to each location, so no practice sound would be heard. Instead, if you join this tour during Tokyo Tournaments (15 days held in January, May or September), you see many Sumo wrestlers here and there in Ryogoku. (See the tournament schedule at the site below http://www.sumo.or.jp/EnTicket/year_schedule/ )
  • 2) The Sumo museum is free. When Grand Sumo Tournaments are held, only the audience can enter the museum. It is also closed irregularly.
  • ・Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • ・Children 5 and younger are complimentary.
  • ・Children 6 to 15 are half price of the tour fee.
  • ・Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • ・This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Inclusions
  • Local Professional guide
  • Hotel pickup (Centrally located Tokyo hotel or accommodation, not by a car)
  • Private Small-group tour
  • Transportation fees for the guide
Exclusions
  • Transportation to/from attractions (300 - 700yen/person depending on your hotel location)
  • Food and drinks, if any
  • Gratuities
  • Entry/Admission - The Sumida Hokusai Museum
  • Entry/Admission - Edo-Tokyo Museum
Departure details
  • Traveller pickup is offered.
  • We will pick up you from your hotel of Tokyo 23 ward. Also, please let us know your hotel name.
  • Hotel pickup is offered. View the hotel list on our checkout page to see if yours is included among the pickup points.
Duration
4h
Return details
  • Returns to original departure point
Additional information
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • 1) During local Grand Sumo Tournaments, almost all Sumo wrestlers go to each location, so no practice sound would be heard. Instead, if you join this tour during Tokyo Tournaments (15 days held in January, May or September), you see many Sumo wrestlers here and there in Ryogoku. (See the tournament schedule at the site below http://www.sumo.or.jp/EnTicket/year_schedule/ )
  • 2) The Sumo museum is free. When Grand Sumo Tournaments are held, only the audience can enter the museum. It is also closed irregularly.
  • ・Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • ・Children 5 and younger are complimentary.
  • ・Children 6 to 15 are half price of the tour fee.
  • ・Children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • ・This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Infants must sit on laps
  • Transportation is wheelchair accessible
  • Surfaces are wheelchair accessible
  • Most travellers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Itinerary
  • You'll get picked up
    See Important Information for details
  • 1
    Ryogoku Station Gallery
    Stop: 10 minutes
    See details
  • 2
    Ekoin Temple
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 3
    The Sumida Hokusai Museum
    Stop: 40 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • 4
    Kyu Yasuda Garden
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 5
    Sumo Museum
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 6
    Ryogoku Edo Noren
    Stop: 30 minutes
    See details
  • 7
    Edo-Tokyo Museum
    Stop: 80 minutes - Admission excluded
    See details
  • You'll return to the starting point
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