Kimono strolling in Nikko’s World heritage area
Authentic Tea Ceremony together with locals…
How about a little adventure in Nikko?
Join us “Kimono de Nikko”! As Nikko locals, we would like more people to know and fell town’s true beauty by strolling in kimonos and having some genuine cultural experiences together with Japanese locals.
Dressed in a kimono, you will feel you have time-travel to an old era…and everything you experience like eating local food, attending tea ceremony, strolling the town will be somewhat extraordinary..
How about having a wonderful little adventure in Nikko?
A. Time-traveling Lunch plan ￥5,000
(Including: kimono dressing&renta/lunch/tea ceremony)
Not sure about planning a strolling route by yourself?
Well, then plan A is a perfect choice.
Lunch @ Meiji-no-yakata, an old stone cottage some free strolling before and after the lunch until tea ceremony.
A. Niiko Relaxed Strolling plan ￥3,500
（Including: kimono dressing& rental//tea ceremony）
For those who want to have more free strolling time. Around Nikko, plan B is your choice. After getting dressed in s kimono, please enjoy exploring Nikko until the meeting time for the tea ceremony@ Saishoji-temple
*For kimono rental, please bring your own tabi(special socks for kimono) or, you can purchase them in Utakata for ￥540-
*It’s is expected to be cold on the day, so please dress yourself in warm clothes such as…heat-techs, leggings, V-shape sweaters, gloves and scarfs etc.
《High lights! of kimono de Nikko》
1, Authentic Tea Ceremony experience including both thin tea and thick tea serving!
2 Special Free Toushougu shrine guide tour! (Both in Japanese and in English)
To join the tour, please purchase an admission ticket to the shrine.
3 Enjoy eating and shopping at local restaurants and stores with “Nikko kimono tabi club” discount service.
*detailed info will be on our event website.
4 Various choices of kimono and also Hakama!
*if you want to wear boots with Hakama, please bring yours.
Note: items with * (asterisk)are required fields.
Nikko Soshinjuku team "KIMONO'S"
"Nikko Soshinjuku" meaning, "school for creating new Nikko" was first formed in 2013 under the object of "leaders' training for a better community development."
The program is organized by Nikko city. The city recruits members among the citizens every year, and the members, by smaller groups, come up with their own community building projects and implement it involving cummunity people.
Nikko Soshinjuku team "KIMONO'S" are a group of people who love Nikko and Kimono, and also who are interested in cultural exchange!