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  1. Japan
  2. Kyoto Prefecture
  3. Kyoto
  4. Gion

Kyoto: Maiko Show & Japanese Cuisine

Product ID: 60843
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Enjoy a Maiko dance show with authentic Kyoto cuisine. This show includes dinner and drinks. Experience this tradition with English explanation by an interpreter.
About this activity
Duration 2 hours
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Ticket confirmation within 48 hours
Once purchased, you’ll receive booking confirmation from the tour operator.
Cancellation policy
Cancel up to 8 days in advance for a full refund

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  • Watch traditional Maiko dance and parlor game (Ochaya Asobi)
  • Relish a delicious Japanese dinner
  • Benefit from the expert commentary of your guide
  • Enjoy talking with the Maiko and have the chance to take photos with them too
Full description
Maiko are very famous girls in Kyoto. They are trained to become Geiko (Geisha ladies). If you plan to meet a maiko, this evening is perfect for you. You will visit an Ochaya, a traditional salon. The dinner show is an excellent opportunity to experience traditional Japanese nightlife and traditions. 

While watching the Maiko dancing show, a delicious traditional Japanese meal with drinks is served. At the same time, you can listen to interesting explanations in English that introduce you to the customs and Kyoto history.
  • Maiko dance show
  • Dinner
  • Drinks
  • Explanation in English
What’s Not Included
  • Vegetarian (no fish, no seafood) meals, gluten free, halal and other special request meals

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Meeting point

Gion Hatanaka 505 Gionmachi Minamigawa, Higashiyama, Kyoto city Next the Yasaka Shrine

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Important information
Know before you go
• Children under 6 years cannot join
• As Japanese traditional meals are served only, any special meals cannot be requested (eg. vegetarian, vegan, gluten-free)
• Each table contains 4 seats so there is a chance you will have to share the table with other guests
• The seats cannot be selected and reserved in advance
• Strong cologne/perfume is not permitted in order to enjoy the scent of the cuisine
• There is no dress code but it's preferable to wear comfortable clothes in order to play the game with the Maiko
• The local partner is unable to arrange special menus or drinks for anniversary or birthday celebrations