Kimono Rental in a Japanese Traditional House

Cultural & Theme Tours in Kyoto
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Tour description

You get dressed in a traditional kimono outfit within a 100-year-old Kyo-machiya (Kyoto traditional house) located at the heart of the city. Depending on the Tour Option chosen, ladies can get a hairstyling service, with different styles to choose from to match the outfit! The whole activity lasts 1h to 1h30. You can stroll around the city in your kimono, and enjoy sightseeing in all the traditional and beautiful spots of Kyoto.

You arrive at the kimono rental shop, located within a Kyo-machiya (Kyoto traditional house) with tatami rooms and a Japanese garden. This 100-year-old house is located in the heart of Kyoto, near the subway station "Karasuma Oike", a 2-min walk from the Kyoto International Manga Museum, and a 15-min walk from the Nijo Castle and the Imperial Palace. In the shop, you choose among a large selection of kimonos for women, men and children, with different sizes available. All the kimonos for women and a large part of those for men are from the shop's exclusive collection, and cannot be found in other stores. From retro to modern, cute to elegant, you will definitely find your kimono style! You get dressed by our professional staff, and if you pick a Tour Option with Hairdo, you choose among different hairstyles to be done by our hair stylists, for a complete kimono look! (Hairstyling service available for women only - Hair accessories sold separately) There's more! If you wish, you can go out in your kimono outfit and do some sightseeing in Kyoto to make this cultural experience last even more! You need to return the kimonos to the shop by 19:30.

What's included

  • Kimono rental
  • Kimono dressing
  • Left-luggage service for small items (clothes, handbag, small backpack)
  • Hairstyling (depending on the Tour Option you choose)

What's not included

  • Hair accessories (sold separately)
  • Makeup (option available separately)
  • Left-luggage service for big items (suitcase, baby stroller, etc.) (option available separately)
  • Hotel pickup/drop off