Please note: this service is only available as part of a Japan Holidays itinerary ( not available as ticket-only purchase).
Six tournaments are held every year: three in Tokyo (January, May and September) and one each in Osaka (March), Nagoya (July) and Fukuoka (November).
The best way to see sumo is to attend a sumo tournament. Tickets are sold for each day of the 15-day tournaments.
Three types of seats are available to regular visitors – Ringside seats, Box seats, Balcony seats – Western-style seats nn the second floor balcony.