Points to know when renting kimonos in Kyoto/If you are on the student discount plan, don’t forget your student ID

Walking around the quaint streets of Kyoto in a kimono is a special experience. Here are some points to take advantage of student benefits. Don’t forget to bring your student ID and enjoy your trip to Kyoto.

Choose a kimono rental store with student benefits

There are various kimono rental shops in Kyoto, and some of them even offer special benefits to students. Before making a reservation, check the website or contact us to see if there is a student plan. Choosing a great value plan will also be kind to your wallet.

Be sure to bring your student ID card to the kimono rental store

When using the student discount plan, you may be required to present your student ID. Remember to bring it with you to receive special benefits. Also, there may be discounts or services available, so ask the staff at the store.

Check the student plan when making a kimono rental reservation

In most cases, reservations are required when renting a kimono. Please check in advance whether there is a student plan before making a reservation. Early reservations are recommended on popular days.

Check the details of the kimono rental plan

Student plans have a variety of contents. In addition to discounts, there are many great benefits such as free photo shoots and accessory rentals. Check the contents of each plan and choose the plan that suits you.

Also consider using in groups

It is also recommended to enjoy wearing kimono with your friends and colleagues who have student ID cards. If you are traveling in a group, you can take advantage of the more advantageous student plan and have an unforgettable stroll through Kyoto.



Take advantage of Waplus Kyoto’s student discount plan and fully enjoy walking around in a kimono while feeling the beautiful scenery and traditions of Kyoto. Dear students, please remember to bring your student ID and have a wonderful time in Kyoto.


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!