[2021] Maiko Makeover Experience with Studio Photo Shoot Plan at Yumeyakata in Kyoto

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Kyoto Experience Plan

change(s) from the previous year :

Price(Lowest) :

¥9,350 ~

Overview :

1. Transform into a Maiko (apprentice geisha)! Experience having makeup and wearing clothes just like the real thing.
2. Wear a kimono in the traditional manner, have makeup applied, and enjoy a photo shoot in the studio. The photographer will give instructions for beautiful poses based on Japanese 'buyo' dance.
3. Receive a copy of one photo taken at the studio. The photo is processed for a beautiful finish. Touch-ups will be made to conceal the hairline of the wig and other areas for a more attractive photo. Matted photo or downloadable photo data will be provided.
4. As a special perk, customers will receive a Yumeyakata original novelty gift!
5. For male customers, a booking for samurai (hakama outfit) experience + 2 photos is available. *Photo data is via download.



12:50- Arrival
13:00- 120(min) Maiko Makeover Experience with Studio Photo Shoot Wear a kimono in the traditional manner, have makeup applied, and enjoy a photo shoot in the studio. (1 pose, 1 photo)
-15:00 Plan Ends Participants are responsible for getting to their next destination on their own.


Remarks:Conducting Company: Hosai Co., Ltd.
 Address: Hosai Bldg., 353 Shiogama-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
[Reception Method]
At reception, please show your reservation confirmation sheet, a printout of the reservation confirmation e-mail, or show the e-mail on your mobile device screen to staff.
[Operation Conditions/Tour Conditions]
Those who are pregnant, and children under 12 years old are not permitted on this plan.
For customers who are 185 cm in height or taller, or who weigh 100 kg or more, please consult with us before booking.
[Exemptions/Itinerary Guarantee: Itinerary/Destinations]
This is an unguided plan, so please go to the meeting location on your own.
Depending on operational circumstances, certain tour dates may be canceled, or tour operation may cease entirely.
This plan is for a studio photo shoot only. Customers may not leave the studio during the plan.
Photo size: 17.8 cm height x 12.7 cm width
Matted photo or downloadable photo data will be provided. (either of the two)
For those interested in additional poses, please request on the day. JPY 1,500 (plus tax, pay on site)
[Important Notes/Supplements: Meeting/Pick-up/Pick-up Location]
Meeting Location/Time: Kyoto Kimono Rental Yumeyakata Gojo 1F / 12:50
When customers arrive, staff will conduct reception on the 1st floor.
The experience will be reserved for 13:00. Please make sure not to be late for the reserved time. Please be aware that bookings will be canceled for those who do not arrive by the reserved time. Also, refunds will not be issued. Thank you for your understanding.
[Important Notes/Supplements: Facility Information]
Kyoto Kimono Rental Yumeyakata Gojo 1F
128 Manjuji-cho, Shimogyo-ku, Kyoto-shi, Kyoto
Tel: 075-354-9110
Access: 2 min on foot from Exit 1 of Gojo Station (Karasuma Subway Line); about 5 min by taxi from Kyoto Station (JR/Kintetsu lines) - tell the driver to take you to Gojo-dori Kitagawa Higashinotoin-dori Higashi.
[Important Notes/Supplements: What to Wear/Bring]
After the customer removes their own makeup completely, maiko-style makeup will be applied. At the end of the experience plan, the maiko-style makeup will be removed, so customers are advised to bring their own makeup for re-application. Standard makeup items are not available.
Customers wearing hard contact lenses must bring the lens case. They may be asked to temporarily remove them during makeup application.