Dazaifu: Japanese Kimono Experience & Self-Guided Tour

Dazaifu: Japanese Kimono Experience & Self-Guided Tour

From $68.52 per person

Experience a kimono makeover & enjoy a scenic stroll in Dazaifu. Benefit from a hotel pick-up that will take you straight to the kimono rental shop.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 6 hours
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Pickup included
The driver will pick you up from your hotel as per actual pickup time. Departure Notice containing actual pickup time and meeting point will be faxed one day before the service date to your hotel's front desk by 5 PM.
Wheelchair accessible

Experience

Highlights
  • Partake in a unique cultural experience with a self-guided tour of Dazaifu, Fukuoka
  • Choose from a wide collection of kimonos with different designs, colors, patterns, and styles
  • Enjoy the assistance of staff who will help you pick the best kimono & provide fitting services
  • Explore ancient sights in the city at your own pace dressed in traditional attire
  • Take memorable photos at scenic photo stops dressed in your charming kimono
Full description
Take your visit to Fukuoka to the next level by walking the streets of Dazaifu in a traditional Japanese kimono. The self-guided tour includes a one-way shared transfer from your hotel to the rental store. Choose from 2 flexible timings to suit your schedule and explore the city at your own pace. Pick from a wide selection of high-quality kimonos with the help of the store’s staff. They are keen to assist you and give you the perfect fitting experience. Get professional makeup and hairstyling service at an extra cost. After your kimono makeover, go out for a leisurely stroll. Admire the ancient streets of Dazaifu. Spend the day exploring the many shrines in the city on this self-guided walking tour. There are several historical attractions throughout Dazaifu. Walk past streets lined with souvenir shops leading to temples and Buddhist sites. Take photos in temple gardens full of plum tree blooms. Create wonderful memories by spending the day strolling around the city in your kimono. This robe-like garment has been worn by Japanese men and women from the Early Nara period to the present. Kimonos are made with unique patterns, prints, and great attention to detail. Take your appreciation of Japanese culture a step further by admiring the beauty of this garment and the craftsmanship involved in its making. Conclude your tour in time to return your Kimono to the store by 5:30 PM.
Includes
  • One-way shared transportation from your hotel in Fukuoka to kimono rental store
  • Kimono rental from the available collection & fitting
  • Cherry Tomato Omotenashi Phone for assistance
  • 24/7 hotline for emergency support
  • Additional charges for professional hair styling and makeup services
  • Food and drinks
  • Guide
  • Extra charges if the kimono is returned late
  • Return transfer from kimono rental shop to the hotel
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • You must keep social distance while in vehicles
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Know before you go

  • Pick-up service is provided to all accommodations in Fukuoka City, with telephone numbers starting with '092' only
  • Additional charges will be incurred if the kimono is returned after 5:30 PM
  • Extra-small or extra-large sizes can be arranged for upon request at the time of booking
  • This tour is accessible to people using wheelchairs and strollers. Inform at the time of booking
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