Enjoy walking around Gion with kimono rental!

Kimono rental is the perfect way to spend a special day that brings out the charm of Kyoto to its fullest. An instructor who is knowledgeable about kimono rental in Kyoto will introduce you to how to enjoy a kimono walk in Gion. Experience Kyoto in your own unique style and create wonderful memories.

Tour the historic streets of Gion, Kyoto in a kimono

Gion is filled with history and beauty unique to Kyoto. If you decorate the scenery with a kimono rental, you will feel as if you are walking through time and space. You can feel the history of Gion up close as you walk through the traditional buildings and cobblestone streets wearing a dignified kimono.

Kimono rental styling advice

Our expert staff will provide you with accurate support and styling advice on how to choose a kimono that is perfect for the Kyoto atmosphere. You can enjoy fashionable clothing according to the season and mood. Create an unforgettable day with confidence as you walk through the streets of Kyoto.

Visiting recommended spots in Kyoto/Gion area

If you’re going to walk around Gion wearing a kimono, you’ll want to know the recommended spots. The Gion area, where Waplus Kyoto is located, is dotted with historical landmarks and restaurants, such as Yasaka Shrine, Hanamikoji, and Pontocho. Touring in kimono will enhance the atmosphere of the place.

Enjoy the seasonal scenery of Gion

Enjoy the changing scenery of Gion with each season by renting a kimono. Cherry blossoms in spring, Gion Festival in summer, autumn leaves in autumn, and snowy scenery in winter. Enjoy to your heart’s content the moment when kimono harmonizes with the beauty of the four seasons.

Gion gourmet stroll in kimono

Walking around Gion wearing a kimono has the added benefit of enjoying delicious gourmet food. You can enjoy the taste of Japan at traditional tea rooms and machiya cafes. The harmony of Kyoto’s food culture and kimono will create a special moment.



To bring out the charm of Kyoto to the fullest, why not rent a kimono and enjoy walking around Gion? Create wonderful memories in historic Gion while receiving support from our professional staff.


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!
My hobbies are music, movies, and shopping!
Please come and visit Waplus Kyoto!
We will suggest cute coordination!