A classic for school trips! Kyoto sightseeing spots where kimonos fit well/Ninenzaka

If you want to experience the atmosphere of Kyoto, a kimono experience on a school trip is a must. Here, we will introduce how to enjoy kimono rental at Ninenzaka, one of Kyoto’s most popular sightseeing spots where kimonos are a staple on school trips. Enjoy a luxurious time walking down the historic slopes in kimono.

What is the charm of Ninenzaka?

Ninenzaka, a tourist spot that represents Kyoto, is a beautiful area with continuous cobblestone streets. The area is lined with historic buildings and traditional teahouses, creating a landscape that is perfect for wearing a kimono. The charm of this area lies in its historic surroundings.

Visiting traditional teahouses in harmony with kimono

There are many traditional teahouses in the Ninenzaka area. To enjoy your kimono stroll even more, we recommend visiting teahouses where you can enjoy traditional tea and Japanese sweets. Take a break in a stylish tea room and enjoy traditional flavors.

Historical spots to visit in kimono

The Ninenzaka area is also dotted with historical landmarks. Introducing spots where you can experience the history and culture unique to Kyoto, such as Kodaiji Temple and Yasaka Shrine. Enjoy a special moment in harmony with history by walking around in kimono.

Enjoy the taste of each season

Ninenzaka is where you can enjoy Kyoto’s seasonal atmosphere. The beauty of the slopes becomes even more apparent during cherry blossom season and autumn leaves. We will also introduce recommended points and events for each season, so you can fully enjoy the charm of each season.

Stylish spots in the Ninenzaka area

The Ninenzaka area is a blend of traditional atmosphere and stylish cafes and shops. We will introduce you to carefully selected stylish spots and shops that you should stop by after enjoying a stroll in kimono. There are also places perfect for souvenirs and commemorative photos.



A kimono walk in Ninenzaka, where you can feel the fusion of Kyoto’s tradition and modernity, is the perfect memory of your school trip. Enjoy the historical atmosphere and stylish area to the fullest by wearing traditional costumes.


Author of this article


Waplus Yasaka Shrine store staff

Ayana Ogawa

We would like to help many customers smile through kimono rental.
I love spending time listening to customer requests and proposing kimono coordination and deciding on hair styles!
I am particularly good at hair styling, so please leave it to me to create the currently popular feminine hair.
I'll make it look cute!
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