Experience Wearing Kimono in Kyoto

A highly rated shop by users

There are numerous kimono rental services available for tourists in Kyoto City, and one that we highly recommend is MAIKOYA, located in the heart of Kyoto. MAIKOYA has branches in Kyoto, Osaka, and Tokyo, and consistently ranks highly on TripAdvisor’s ‘Favorite Experiences and Tours in Japan for Foreigners.’

At MAIKOYA Kyoto, services are available in Japanese, English, and Chinese. They offer a variety of plans, including:

Kimono Rental
Kimono Rental (for children) + Photo Shooting
Kimono Wearing + Tea Ceremony Experience
Kimono Wearing + Japanese Sweets Making + Tea Ceremony Experience
MAIKOYA has a wide selection of kimonos for women, men, and children. They also offer hair arrangement services for female customers.

Here are some reasons why we recommend MAIKOYA:

  • The shop is centrally located in Kyoto, allowing guests to easily visit tourist spots such as Gion while wearing a kimono.
  • The shop is situated in a traditional Japanese building, providing a unique atmosphere for photo shooting.
  • They offer a variety of options, including tea ceremony experiences and Japanese sweets making, allowing you to enjoy various Japanese cultural activities while wearing a kimono.

For more details, please refer to the official MAIKOYA website below.

Basic Information


Location Address of MAIKOYA Kyoto:
329 Ebisuya-cho, descending from Sanjo on Mikurumayacho Street, Nakagyo-ku, Kyoto City
Please refer to the MAP below for directions.Access:
From Hankyu Line: 7 minutes walk from Exit 9 of Kawaramachi Station
From Keihan Line: 10 minutes walk from Exit 4 of Gion-Shijo Station
Duration All year round
Tour Details For those using the kimono rental service, please return to the store by the end of business hours on the day (6:00 PM).

Price: Kimono rental is 4,000 yen per person.

Tour Type Paid Tours



Kimono Rental Kyoto

Kimono Rental Kyoto


Kimono Experience for Kids and Families in Kyoto

Kimono Experience for Kids and Families in Kyoto


Kimono + Tea Ceremony in Kyoto

Kimono + Tea Ceremony in Kyoto


Kimono + Japanese Sweets Making & Tea Ceremony

Kimono + Japanese Sweets Making & Tea Ceremony


Kimono and Professional Photo Shooting in Kyoto

Kimono and Professional Photo Shooting in Kyoto


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