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),
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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
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
Not available on 1st,2nd and 3rd Wednesdays after 5:00PM
Shoes suitable for walking is recommended.
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After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.
After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.
Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.
No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.
Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.
Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.
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