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1. Enjoy the precious experience to watch sumo demonstration with explanations of history, movements, training and tournament of sumo wrestling (description in paper in English)
2. You will have a chance to play sumo with sumo wrestlers and take photos with them
3. Enjoy tasting “Chanko-nabe” which is a typical hot pot dish for sumo wrestlers. It generally contains meatballs, various kinds of vegetables and udon noodle. It is nutritiously-balanced dish
《Menu》Chanko-nabe・Rice・Rikishi Miso・Salad・Fried potato・Yuzu sorbet ・Oolong tea (cold・hot) or water
※June and after⇒Individual dish of Tonkatsu (pork cutlet) Bento Box (salad included)＋Chanko-nabe ※Sorbet and drinks will be served.
★★No tour guide is provided in this plan. Please make your way to the venue by yourself.★★
Necessary documents will be sent out to you by email. Please print them out and bring with you on the tour date.
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11:30am Meet an English speaking staff at the designated place in Asakusa (Please go to the place by yourself) 12:00pm – 12:50pm Sumo demonstration by former professional sumo wrestlers12:50pm – 1:50pm Chanko-nabe lunch at the same place for the demonstration2:00pm Tour ends after the lunch *You will be provided detail information on the tour in advance in English.
(For the actual tour language of your preferred departure day, please look at the booking form. If you make a booking within 7 days to the departure, we may not be able to arrange your preferred language support. In such case, you will be guided by Japanese speaking tour director with an itinerary in your preferred language.)
The Scope of Language Support
This particular course is operated as a free plan tour, therefore there will not be any language support from a tour conductor. We will however, provide the final confirmation and itinerary in the preferred language of your choice.
Minimum number of participants for operation
2 persons *When the participants does not reach the number above, the tour will not be operated. If this is the case, those who have made a reservation will be informed of the matter by 14 days prior to the scheduled departure date (by 4 days prior to the departure in case of a Day-tour).
Minimum number of participants for booking
Breakfast : 0 / Lunch : 1 / Dinner : 0
Expenses for transportation, accommodation, meal(s), admission fee(s) specified in the itinerary and taxes. * None of the expenses will be refunded even though the items concerned are not used by a participant for personal reasons.
Items not included
Expenses for transportation, meal(s), admission fee(s) not specified in the itinerary, personal expenses during the tour (telephone, laundry or beverages etc.) and optional tour fees.
Items included in "Infant price"
Meal and seat are included.
【Place】Asakusa Chanko Ba [Address] 2F., Tonhachi Bldg. 2-27-10 Nishi Asakusa, Taito-ku, Tokyo [Access] 1 minute walk from A2 exit of "Asakusa station" on Tsukuba express, 4 minutes walk from #2 exit of "Tawaramachi station" on Ginza subway line.
【Note】Demonstration and lunch starts on schedule. You can participate the tour even if you are late, but no refund/discount will be made. You will sit on Tatami-mats for lunch. We can arrange to provide you table and chairs upon your request. Tables will be reserved from the front row, and we cannot accept your request of table. Please note that your table may be separated/mixed, depending on the numbers of people in your group.
Please note that we will not take any responsibilities of any troubles/accidents/theft or injury in the tour venue. Please must to follow the instructions by the staff. Any participants who break the rules/manners and/or bother to other people will be asked to leave. In this case, no refund will be made. Sumo demonstration will be carried out in English.
【About the dish】Chanko-nabe will be prepared in a huge hot-pot for everyone and served to each one of you. There will be no hot-pot on each tables. You will have free refills until the hot-pot becomes empty. You cannot bring your own food/drinks with you. We can accept vegetarian request, but depending on dates, please contact us. Contents of the menu may be changed on season/market situation. Some dishes are served by tables, not by individuals.
We will not be responsible for any delays, shortenings or omissions made to the itinerary due to traffic, weather or other circumstances that are beyond our control.
If we have to cancel the tour for typhoon, heavy snow, or other circumstances beyond our control, we decide the matter by 3pm Japan time one day before the departure and inform you about it by e-mail.
The place that the tour disbands may be different from the one that it meets. For the actual place, ask the tour conductor on the spot.
(Act on the Protection of Personal Information has been revised since May 30, 2017.)
Customer information, such as name, age, gender and others may be forwarded to the hotels
or necessary organizations for the tour arrangement.
Completion of the tour reservation shall be deemed to agree upon above condition.