The Kimono, representing Japanese culture, is well known even abroad. In the class, a participant chooses one favorite kimono out of 30 for wear, and then, he or she will go out in the kimono. It's easy to be a real tourist in a kimono.
Create a great memory by having your picture taken wearing a kimono. Make your memories last by posting pictures from your trip on social media.
Participants will be immersed in Japanese culture.
Participating only in kimono dressing class is acceptable.
Inform the staff at the reception that you would like to participate in the kimono.
English speaking staff will attend to you.
A kimono shop is located right in front of the sightseeing pier in the heart of the Matsushima tourism area.
No need to bring anything with you.
To begin with, pick your kimono which suits your taste out of 200 choices.
Actually put on the kimono while following the instructions.
No worries as a professional will help you put on the kimono.
Enjoy taking pictures inside the shop as well, with a collection of props like samurai-style swords, Japanese umbrellas, and more.
One of the three most scenic spots in Japan, Matsushima is a Michelin Guide 3-star (highly recommended) destination, and is a must-see for anyone traveling to Japan. Enjoying such a wonderful location is even more exciting when strolling around town in a kimono. Take in the traditional buildings and the natural beauty of Matsushima Bay.
Kimono rentals with dressing assistance are 5,000 yen for one day. Summer yukatas in July and August are 4,000 yen.
How about having bridal photos taken with the beautiful scenery of Matsushima Bay as a backdrop to commemorate your wedding and Japanese vacation? You’ll receive flawless support from a seasoned photographer, hair and makeup stylist, kimono fitting professional, and interpreter/coordinator. Kimono rentals are also available in Sendai with advanced reservations. Feel free to contact with inquiries.
|Applicable period||All year. Closed on Wednesdays|
|Time required||20mins (kimono dressing)|
10:00-18:00 ※Return kimonos by 5:00 p.m.
|Fees include:||Rental fees for kimono and dressing.||Fees exclude:||-|
|Preparation in advance:||Nothing in particular.||Meeting time & place||-|
|Minimum participants count||-||Booking starting time & deadline||By the day before.|
|Age limit||No.||Cancellation fees||No.|
|Fees||Kimono : 5,000 yen. Yukata ;4,000 yen (July&Aug)|
|Languages available for service||
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