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Maiko Makeover - Photo Session in the Traditional Japanese Room Plan in Kyoto

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Pass By: Maiko and Geisha Makeover Experience in Kyoto Gion Aya, 499-8 Shimogawaracho, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto 605-0825 Kyoto Prefecture

Change into a maiko with Japanese makeup, a gorgeous kimono and a brilliant hair ornament.

The photographer, who knows the essence of the beauty of maiko, will take pictures in a Japanese tatami room.

Walk around in Kyoto with sandals that only maiko wear.

Stop At: Gion AYA Maiko & Geisha Makeover, 499-8 Shimokawarachō, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, 605-0825, Japan

The place of the maiko experience is only 1-minute walk away from the South Romon gate of the Yasaka Shrine. It used to be a real teahouse (place where geiko entertain their guests) in the Gion district established in Taisho Era (1912-1926). The main sightseeing spots are within a 10-minute walk from the shop.When you come to the shop you will be immediately turned into a maiko. After putting on special underwear for a kimono, Japanese makeup will follow. And last you can change into your favorite gorgeous kimono.You can then select a Japanese hair ornament that matches your style.The photoshoot is in a tatami room in a Japanese house. Our professional and experienced photographer, who knows the essence of the beauty of maiko, will take the best photos of you. After the photoshoot, your makeup, clothes and wig will be taken off. Receive the album and that is all for the experience.

Duration: 2 hours
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Departure Point
Gion AYA Maiko & Geisha Makeover, 499-8 Shimokawarachō, Higashiyama-ku, Kyoto, 605-0825, Japan
Duration
2h
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Inclusions
  • Kimono rental
  • Hair and makeup
  • One Japanese hair ornament
  • Photography
  • 4 2L-size pictures
  • Album
  • Local taxes
Exclusions
  • Make up products to use after the Maiko makeup is removed
  • Transportation to/from attractions
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Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • Participation requirements :10 years and above
  • Height:145㎝ and above
  • Gender:Female
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 4 travelers
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  • Duration: 2h
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  • Languages Offered: English, Japanese
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