Stroll Asakusa dressed in an authentic Japanese kimono with packages for individuals, friends, couples and students
Experience what it's like to wear an authentic kimono
Choose your preferred kimono design and let the experts dress you and style with hair with beautiful ornaments
Stroll the historic streets of Asakusa on your own time (return kimonos before 4:30pm)
Friends and couples can enjoy great value packages for groups
For something unique, opt for the Hakama with Casual Furisode Plan (the traditional wear of female students in the Meiji period and now the popular outfit choice for girls at graduation
On arrival at one of the three kimono rental stores in Asakusa, you'll be presented with a wide array of colorful kimonos to choose from. Yukata (summer kimonos) are available for the hotter months whilst the 'hakama with casual furisode' is the popular option for graduating female students, a tradition dating back to the Meiji Period. Make your selection before being whisked into the styling area where skilled experts will diligently dress you in your kimono (complete with robe, obi, bag, socks, shoes and shawl) and hair styling with decorative ornaments. After this you'll have free time to stroll through Asakusa, an area which still retains a very traditional Tokyo atmosphere - the perfect backdrop for your photos! The Tokyo Kimono Experience offers a choice of packages designed for individuals, couples, friends and graduating students, and services in English, Japanese or Chinese.
I prebooked this for me and my daughter and received a quick confirmation. The whole experience was well organised - clean, quick, friendly and helpful staff, and many kimono choices. There were good photo opportunities right near the shop and we even received souvenir pics.
a very good experience. the staff are really nice, helpful and professional. there's a cantonese speaking girl working there. she's working there for working holiday visa. i found it so warm when she speaks cantonese to me. there are lots of choices i can choice.