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3 Model Courses in Kyoto Chosen by Kimono Rental Mimosa’s Staff

Wandering the historic streets of Kyoto clad in a traditional kimono is an unforgettable experience. Our team at Kimono Rental Mimosa, who know Kyoto inside out, have carefully chosen three model courses for you to enjoy the city’s charm in a kimono. Let’s dive in!

Course 1: Classic Kyoto – Higashiyama District and Gion
Start: Kimono Rental Mimosa
Begin your day at our store in central Kyoto, where our friendly staff will help you select the perfect kimono. Once you’re dressed, it’s time to start exploring.
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Walk to Kiyomizu-dera Temple, an iconic landmark, offering beautiful views of Kyoto from its famous terrace.
Higashiyama District
Wander through Higashiyama’s charming streets lined with traditional shops and tea houses.
Yasaka Shrine and Maruyama Park
Next, visit Yasaka Shrine and nearby Maruyama Park. The shrine is particularly stunning when lit up in the evenings.
Conclude your day in Gion, Kyoto’s famous geisha district. The traditional tea houses and restaurants in this district provide a perfect backdrop for photos in your kimono.

Course 2: Scenic Beauty – Arashiyama and Bamboo Grove
Start: Kimono Rental Mimosa
Visit our store in the morning to choose your kimono for the day.
Arashiyama Bamboo Grove
Take the train to Arashiyama and visit the enchanting Bamboo Grove. The tall bamboo stalks create a serene atmosphere.
Tenryu-ji Temple
Just near the bamboo grove is Tenryu-ji Temple. Visit this World Heritage Site and its beautiful Sogenchi Garden.
Togetsukyo Bridge
End your day with a leisurely walk across the Togetsukyo Bridge, especially beautiful during sunset.

Course 3: Spiritual Journey – Fushimi Inari and Tofuku-ji Temple
Start: Kimono Rental Mimosa
Pick out your kimono for the day and start your spiritual journey.
Fushimi Inari Shrine
Begin at Fushimi Inari Shrine. Take a leisurely hike up the mountain through the iconic red torii gates.
Tofuku-ji Temple
Next, visit Tofuku-ji Temple. It is especially famous for its stunning autumn colors, but the Zen garden offers tranquility year-round.
Remember, the experience of wearing a kimono isn’t just about the outfit; it’s about immersing yourself in the culture and the city’s atmosphere. Each course provides unique photo opportunities, so be sure to capture your kimono adventure! We look forward to serving you at Kimono Rental Mimosa and helping make your Kyoto visit truly memorable.

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