Kimono Rental“Akouya” Stroll in Castle Town Usuki Kimono Rental Plan

Kimono Rental Plan
This is a plan proposed by a kimono store established in the Edo period for a stroll in kimono around the castle town of Usuki.
The area around "Akouya" in Usuki City is a charming town with cobblestone pavements and white walls, perfect for walking around in a kimono.
Please come and experience "city walking" in kimono.

Optional plans include a tea ceremony experience where you can enjoy traditional Japanese sweets.
Please enjoy cultural experiences such as how to enjoy matcha green tea and Japanese sweets at the same time.

One person

adult 4000yen
Junior high school students and above
child 3000yen
3 years old to elementary school students
Tea ceremony experience 1000yen
Optional Plan
Tour timeKimono dressing: approx. 20 min.
Target Age3 years old and over
DurationOctober 2023 - March 2024

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Plan Details

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Receptionist "Akouya"Please present your receipt email.

Kimono selection and dressing (20 min.)We can also guide you to nearby facilities and recommended stores, and fix your kimono if it has fallen off.
City walkers will receive a special coupon that can be used that day.

Option] Tea ceremony experienceFor an additional 1,000 yen per person, there is also a tea ceremony experience where you can enjoy traditional Japanese sweets.
Please enjoy cultural experiences such as how to enjoy matcha green tea and Japanese sweets at the same time.

Until 5:00 p.m.

Return and end of experienceReturns until 5:00 p.m.

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Plan Information

Exclusion date Obon (8/13-8/15), year-end and New Year's holidays (12/31-1/3), and other temporary closures
What is included in the plan Kimono rental (yukata and summer kimono depending on the season)
Rental of all necessary items such as obi, lintel, sandals, bags, etc.
Kimono dressing
Start time Accepted between 10:00 and 14:00 (returned by 17:00)
Time required for kimono dressing: approx. 20 min.
Minimum Number of Acceptances
(Minimum number of passengers)
1 person
Maximum reception staff Approx. 20 persons
Reservation Deadline 5 days prior to 5:00 p.m.
The meeting place
  • "Akouya."
  • 242 Oaza Usuki Tatamiyamachi, Usuki City, Oita Prefecture, 875-0041 Japan
  • TEL: 0972-62-2324
  • Google Map

Important point

  • This plan is "request reception".
    Please note that the reservation is not completed immediately after application.
    We will confirm whether it is acceptable and will contact you if you can make a reservation.
    If you do not receive a message within 3 days of your application, or if the date of use is approaching, please contact Tourism Sales Systems, although we apologize for the inconvenience.
  • Please enter your height when you apply.
  • Hair sets are not provided.
  • During the cold winter months, please wear warm underwear to protect against the cold.
  • It would be helpful if men could bring spats, tights, etc. as underwear.
  • Group reservations for 10 or more people should be made 7 to 10 days prior to the experience date.
  • Discounts for couples and married couples are available. (1000 yen discount for two people)
  • No one under the age of 18 may participate in the event alone. Please have a person with parental authority accompany you.
  • Local correspondence will be in Japanese.


  • After completing your online application, we will send you a "Notice of Acceptance" e-mail. Please be sure to check the contents of the e-mail.

Cancellation Fee

In the event that a customer cancels the contract after the contract has been concluded, a cancellation fee will be charged at the following rate per customer on the trip price. In the case of cancellation of the contract by some of the guests in the group, the difference in the number of guests will be charged to each of the guests.
Please contact us during business hours in case of cancellation or reduction in the number of participants. (After business hours, the cancellation will be processed the next day.)
In the event of a refund due to cancellation or reduction in the number of passengers, the refund will be made after deducting the prescribed cancellation fee rate, but the customer will be responsible for any bank transfer charges related to the refund.

Starting from the day before the date of use
3 days ago to the day before
Before the start time of the day After start time/
No contact and no participation
20% 50% 100%

In the event of a full refund without cancellation fee, the fee will be refunded to your credit card.
In the event of a cancellation fee, refunds will be made by bank transfer to a bank account in Japan, and the transfer fee will be borne by the customer.
Please understand this in advance.

Planning and Implementation Company

Mie Kotsu Co., Ltd. Sightseeing Sales Systems Landing Tour
TEL 050-3775-4727
2nd floor, Kusumoto 15th Building, 1-7-2 Nishiki, Naka-ku, Nagoya 460-0003
Travel agency registration: Japan Tourism Agency registered travel agency No. 1934
General travel business handling manager: Tatsuya Ogawa

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