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Maiko and Geisha Experiences
The maiko (apprentice geisha) of Kyoto are living icons of the city. Trained in traditional dance and music, take this opportunity to step into this ancient, secretive world. Check out elegant dinner shows with maiko entertainment, or go all out and book a private dinner so you can chat at your leisure. Book in English for a hassle-free experience! If you are on a budget don't worry, we have options in a range of prices.
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  1. Meet the beautiful trainee geisha of Kyoto and witness the secret traditions of Japan. Enjoy an evening of culture, entertainment and delicious food with the iconic geisha and maiko.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD174.58

    Mon, Wed, Fri, Sat
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  2. Experience an enchanting time with a maiko as you savor an elegant course-style dinner. Watch an elegant dance performed before you and play traditional games for a memorable time in Gion.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    USD174.58

    Tue, Thu
    2.5 hour(s) (evening)
  3. Experience the real Kyoto by meeting a maiko. See her perform traditional dances, and get the chance to play Japanese party games! After that, treat yourself with an included Kyoto style dinner.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD128.63

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    2 hour(s) (evening)
  4. Join real Geisha and Maiko in Kyoto as you sip green tea and watch an elegant performance. Taking place in a traditional Kyoto tea house, this is a special chance to meet and talk with the maiko.
    English Available

    From USD35.92

    Group Discount
    Daily
    (afternoon)
  5. Watch a maiko perform traditional dance as you enjoy a sumptuous kaiseki Kyoto dinner. Set against the backdrop of Higashiyama, a photography session with the maiko will make for amazing memories.
    English Available
    Meal Provided
    Special

    From USD72.49

    6%
    OFF
    Daily
    4 hour(s) (evening)
  6. Relax with your group and enjoy a private performance by a maiko in a classic high-end Japanese restaurant. Savor a delicious kaiseki dinner, lunch or a few drinks in the heart of Kyoto.
    Meal Provided

    From USD119.45

    Group Discount
    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (afternoon, evening)
  7. See the wondrous district of Gion. Have your photo taken with a maiko. Walk through the gates of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine and see a striking view of Kyoto from the veranda of Kiyomizu-dera Temple.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USDFree

    100%
    OFF
    Review Rebate
    Daily
    7.5 hour(s) (morning)
  8. Step back in time with a visit to Gion Corner, where a showcase of traditional Japanese arts is held. After that, delight in a candlelight tea ceremony before a shojin ryori dinner.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided
    Meal Provided

    USD113.01

    Tue, Thu, Sat
    3.5 hour(s) (evening)
  9. Witness the lovely grace and artistry of the geisha and maiko of Kyoto during the Gion Odori autumn festival with reserved tickets. You can also join a tea ceremony before the dances!

    From USD36.75

    Daily
    1.5 - 2 hour(s) (afternoon)

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