Try a complete Maiko makeover in Kyoto

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We offer not only kimono rental, but also a maiko makeover. Try to be a maiko in one day, and it will be your awesome memory and experience in Kyoto.

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  • Authentic maiko makeover experience
  • Try to be a maiko and learn how to walk like a maiko
  • Catch a lot of memories and pictures while do the maiko makeover
  • Use the photo as a souvenirs for your families and friends

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Kyoto Kimono Rental Yumeyakata

Important Information

Indoors only
*Kindly note that it is not possible to venture out in a maiko costume. This plan is for indoor only, including a maiko makeover and studio photos. Nevertheless, you can take photos with your own camera in doors at our shop. If you would like to go out in kimono, we recommend a kimono rental plan instead of a maiko costume plan.

*Contact lenses case (for hard lenses): If you wear hard contact lenses, please take them off when we commence your make up. After finishing make up, you can put them on again. If you wear soft lenses, you don't have to take them off.

*Your own makeup kit: Please bring your own makeup kit if you wish to re-apply after the maiko experience is completed. We remove the maiko make up however if you wish to apply daywear makeup, please
bring your own.

*Your own camera: you can take photos with your camera.

Time Required
■It takes about 2 hours for a Maiko makeover experience.

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Wearing traditional costumes, such as kimonos or yukata, whilst strolling ancient streets has become a trend when sightseeing in Kyoto. Including such experience in your itinerary will undoubtedly leave yourself wonderful memories for your trip to Japan.

You don't have to bring anything yourself for the makeover, because we have everything prepared for you.
We provide kimonos not only for ladies, but also for men and children, so that the whole family can enjoy the experience together at an affordable cost.
Yumeyakata is a multi-national team with staffs from Japan, Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, Indonesia and Thailand. Applicable languages includes: Japanese, English, Mandarin, Cantonese, Hokkien, Bahasa Indonesia and Thai. Without worrying about the language barrier, visitors from overseas are welcomed to have an authentic Japanese cultural experience and leave a lasting memory with beautiful photos. Our shop is only 10 minutes from famous sightseeing spots like Gion, Kiyomizu Temple and Kyoto Station. Welcome to make inquiries and try our service.

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