Today, I visited “Ryougoku Kokugikan” to watch a Grand Sumo Tournament (Kugatsubasho).
First, I would like to introduce Sumo a little bit.
1.Annual schedule of a Grand Sumo Tournament
1F Masu seat for 4 persons
A=￥11,700(per person), B=￥10,600(〃), C=￥9,500(〃)
2F Chair seat
A=￥8,500, B=￥5,100, C=￥3,800, Unreserved seat=￥2,200
3.Daily schedule during a tournament
8:30(around) Tournament starts
14:20(〃) Jyuryo Dohyouiri
14:40(〃) Jyuryo tournament starts
15:45(〃) Makuuchi Dohyouiri
15:50(〃) Yokozuna Dohyouiri
16:15(〃) Makuuchi tournament starts
・There are 6 tournaments(Tokyo 3, Osaka 1, Nagoya 1, Fukuoka 1) a year.
・You can enjoy Sumo from 8:30 to 18:00.
・Masu seats are basically for 4 persons, but there also are ones for 5 persons, 6 person and 2 persons.
Sumo is popular, so you’d better buy ticket as early as possible.
1-3-28, Yokozuna, Sumida-ku, Tokyo