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Fukuoka Kokusai Center

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Sumos !

I went to Fukuoka in November for the Sumo Tournament which was held at this center. It's very... read more

Reviewed June 14, 2017
Sharizaard
November Sumo Tournament

We went to Fukuoka from Osaka specifically to catch the Sumo Tournament. The location is about 6... read more

Reviewed June 2, 2017
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Jun 14, 2017
“Sumos !”
Jun 2, 2017
“November Sumo Tournament”
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2-2 Chikkohonmachi, Hakata-ku, Fukuoka 812-0021, Fukuoka Prefecture
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Reviewed June 14, 2017

I went to Fukuoka in November for the Sumo Tournament which was held at this center. It's very interesting to watch this traditional Japanese sport. The center was easy to find. Not many food places around it though. Only a few shops here and there....More

1  Thank Sharizaard
Reviewed June 2, 2017

We went to Fukuoka from Osaka specifically to catch the Sumo Tournament. The location is about 6 blocks away from the nearest subway but everyone walks so no big issue. As we neared the venue, we could see some sumo wrestlers out in the sidewalk...More

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Reviewed December 8, 2016

We made a trip to Fukuoka to view the sumo in November, and what an absolute local treat it was! Unfortunately we didn't manage to get box seats but our seats were adequate enough for viewing it for an afternoon. We arrived at 2ish and...More

1  Thank lar372
Reviewed November 20, 2015 via mobile

What a wonderful experience. So much tradition in this sport. Loved every minute of it. We pre read the rules on line before arrival so it all made more sense. We had a mini box seat which was really comfy. You can buy a few...More

1  Thank Ano444
Reviewed December 20, 2014

We stayed in Fukuoka specifically to spend a day at the November 2014 Sumo contest. It was only 2 days from the end of the tournament so there was an excited atmosphere as the day went on and the contestants increased in rank. We arrived...More

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Jade R
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The tournament ends at 5pm so depends on where you’re headed really. Sometimes it’s just nice to head out to eat and enjoy the night life in Hakata. Might even see some sumo out and about!
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