Become a maiko with a wonderful makeover that includes white makeup, a black wig, and a beautiful kimono.
The look of a maiko or geisha is truly iconic; Sumptuous ornate kimono, white makeup, and elaborate hair ornaments are instantly recognizable. But have you ever dreamed of yourself dressed as a geisha strolling through the alleys of Gion or under the cherry blossom trees? Only One Travel can help you enter the mind of a maiko with an incredible costume experience.
We can arrange for you to visit a photo studio in Kyoto where you will transform into a maiko with full makeup, a wig and a selection of kimonos. You can then pose for professional photos for a fantastic memory of your trip to Japan. There is also the option of spending a few hours in an outdoor photo session in the middle of the temples and gardens of the Higashiyama district; A surefire way to confuse other tourists for the real geisha business!
This experience is not just for women, men can also get the full samurai look!