Ryogoku is a district associated with the Japanese sport, Sumo. Sumo tournaments have taken place in the stadium and sumo stables in the area for over a century and attract visitors who come to get glimpse of the giant wrestlers. Beside sumo related this, Ryogoku is also birthplace of many well known historical people such as Katsushika Hokusai (Ukiyoe) and Akutagawa Ryunosuke(Novelist),
What to Expect
Through this trip you can have a good command of Japanese history, culture, art and lifestyle of Edo era through modern Tokyo.
Ryogoku is a district of Tokyo where the sumo stadium, many sumo stables, chanko restaurants and other sumo related attractions can be found.
Besides sumo related spots and attractions, Ryogoku is full of variety of historical and cultural related museums, shrines, garden and shops.
Other places of interest in the Ryogoku district are located within walking distance of Ryogoku station and the sumo stadium, including the excellent Edo-Tokyo Museum
on Tokyo's history and culture, the Sumida Hokusai Museum on of japan's best ukiyo-e museum and the Sword Museum on magnificently crafted swords.
Guide fee, hotel pick-up in Sumida ward
What‘s not included
Tranportation fee (you and guide) lunch and admission fee
Admission fee for The Japanese Sword Museum ￥1,000 (Admission fee varies by exhibition.
Adimission fee for The Edo-Tokyo museum ￥600
Pick-up fee in other than Sumida ward ￥500
At the West exit of Ryogoku station of JR line (Not Ryogoku station of Subway Oedo Line)
At the West exit of Ryogoku station of JR line
05:00 AM ( recommended ) Flexible
Number of people
up to 3 people Flexible