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  3. Nara

Costume photo shoot Princess or Oiran, in Nara

Product ID: 102398
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Wear an authentic costume and transform into a princess or Oiran from the Edo period. The perfect way to commemorate your trip to Japan.
About this activity
Duration: 150 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

Select participants and date:



  • Get dressed in a detailed costume of Japanese traditional princess or Oiran
  • Have a photoshoot with guided poses and help to create the perfect look
  • Select 5 photos from high-quality shots and receive them over USB
Full description
Create unique and unforgettable memories with the detailed costume experience and watch yourself transform into a Princes or Oiran (courtesan) over the 30 minutes to 2.5 hours in a small group session (time varies depending on the costume you choose). 

Held in the center of Nara, Japan's ancient capital, you will be greeted by expert staff with a wealth of knowledge. During the session, rather than using wigs, trained hairstylists will carefully set your hair. Then the costume fitter will dress you in the many layers, slowly constructing your complex outfit with accessories and amazing attention to detail.

When you are ready, you can enjoy the photoshoot, with guided poses and help to create the perfect look.  Choose the final photos as a stunning reminder of your experience and treasure hem as a memory of Japan.
  • Rental costume
  • Costume dresser
  • Hair make-up
  • Photo-shoot experience
  • USB drive with 5 photos
What’s Not Included
  • Town walk
  • Printed photo
  • Gratitude (optional)
  • Transportation to/from Waplus Nara

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point
Important information
Know before you go
• Oiran costume is available for people up to about 5 feet 6 inches (170cm) tall, and waist sizes about 37 inches (95cm).
Organized by

Waplus Nara

Product ID: 102398