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Kimono Tea Ceremony Maikoya Kyoto

Open today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Kimono Tea Ceremony Kyoto Maikoya is located in the heart of downtown Kyoto with the friendliest English-speaking staff. Traditional tea ceremony, kimono wearing and calligraphy shodo experiences are offered everyday.
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Hours Today: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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407-2 Shimomaruyacho | Root Kawaramachi Bldg. 5F, Nakagyo, Kyoto 604-8006, Kyoto Prefecture
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+81 75-606-5303
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All reviews casual clothes step by step amazing experience super easy to book hosts were lovely hair style highly recommended experience experience japanese culture once in a lifetime learning experience ninja museum explained everything take pictures a lot of fun rainy day miki master
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Thoroughly enjoyed this tea ceremony in Kyoto. We went for the option that included the kimono and hair styling and it was well worth it as it it really made the whole experience! You get dressed in the traditional under and outer parts of the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank hollie242018
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We had a wonderful time experience the grace and zen of the tea ceremony The hosts were lovely and spoke great English for those who needed it. We left feeling refreshed and happy for experience Highly suggest wearing a Kimono for the best experience.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank GurinJ1
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Absolutely wonderful experience attentive staff, beautiful Kimonos, ceremony fully explained and very calming. Highly Recommend.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank elannascar
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

One of my favorite experience in Japan . I advice anyone who plan to visit Kyoto to schedule it really worth it. Need to book before .

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank UAE_Aida
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Staff was wonderful and could speak and understand English. Staff explains the traditions and practices. Backdrops for photos are available. Wonderful experience!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank kimberlyannb2014
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We attended the tea ceremony yesterday, and we're actually disappointed by the ceremony. We were done in 30 minutes. After a short intro on the place of tea ceremony in Japan, the hostess explained the ritual, which we repeated later. The tea bowl were already...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank laurentle2
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loved it! Fun experience and great way to understand more about the culture. We experienced kimono dress fitting and were able to experience the matcha tea making and drinking ceremony process.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank B26UMZ
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We visited the tea house in April and were really happy with our experience! They dressed us in kimonos and also did our hair too which was a nice surprise. Definitely would recommend!

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Farzeen K
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Staff were friendly and helpful and the ceremony was very relaxing. Would recommend for a traditional experience in Kyoto

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank AmyLouise_C13
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would highly recommend this experience. From the fun dressing up part with a beautiful selection of kimonos to choose from, to the actual tea ceremony itself. The whole experience was informative, fun and incredibly special. You really get a taster of the whole significance...More

Date of experience: April 2019
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is a hip spot for nightlife, alive with bars and
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Enas2011
April 6, 2019|
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Response from Texvet03 |
It is best to reserve a place as it can get very crowded. You can do that through either TripAdvisor or their website directly. I saw some very young children when we were there yesterday, but your hotel may be able to... More
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731carolinah
April 3, 2019|
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Response from planning920 | Property representative |
Hello, Usually we do not charge kids who do not participate in the activities, they are totally free, except the peak season (new year, Sakura, etc.). For teenagers who don't want to join the activity, we have a waiting room... More
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KelliK0023
March 31, 2019|
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Response from planning920 | Property representative |
Hello Unfortunately we do not have a parking lot. There are parking lots in the neighborhood which cost about 500 yen an hour.
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