Stroll around Scenic Matsushima in a Kimono! (Rental Kimono Plan)

From JPY ¥9,450.00
  • Duration: 7 Hours (approx.)
  • Location: Miyagi-gun, Miyagi
  • Product code: EN-MYG-7110-71101


Matsushima, one of the three most scenic spots in Japan, has a lot to see. The sea is dotted with uniquely-shaped islands, and there are historical buildings such as Entsu-in Temple and Zuigan-ji Temple (a national treasure). The area is perfect for leisurely strolling around. You can also stop by various shops and restaurants while taking in the beauty of Matsushima.

Wear a kimono and take photos with Matsuhima's scenic islands of in the background. They will make a wonderful contribution to your Instagram feed! Choose your favorite kimono from among many, and enjoy sightseeing in Matsushima.


  • Reservation-only! Take your time and choose your favorite from among 100 different patterns.
  • Choose from a wide variety of kimonos, including "furisode" (kimono with long, trailing sleeves) and kimonos for men and children. 
  • Summer in Matsushima is rather cool with the sea breeze. You can spend time comfortably in kimono, visiting historical buildings as well as various shops and restaurants! It's the perfect area for wandering around stress-free!
  • You will look great on Instagram wearing kimono and with Matsushima's islands in the background.


Choose your favorite kimono→Change into kimono→Have your hair arranged with hair-pins and comb of your choice (approx. 15 to min.)→Go for a stroll! (Return kimono by 17:00)


Change into a gorgeous kimono and enjoy sightseeing in Matsushima! You can take Insta-worthy pictures with the backdrop being the famous islands of Matsushima, one of the three most scenic spots in Japan. Choose your favorite kimono from an expansive selection, all rich in color and design to spice up your tour in Matsushima. Matsushima has lots of uniquely-shaped islands in the sea and historical buildings such as Entsu-in Temple and Zuigan-ji Temple (which happens to be a national treasure!) The area is perfect for strolling around and exploring, with various shops and restaurants lining the streets.

Take Instra-worthy pictures of you in a kimono with Matsushima's beautiful islands in the background. Select your favorite kimono from among many and enjoy sightseeing in Matsushima!


  • Time:Maximum 7 hours

  • Meeting Point: Rental Kimono Ume Love [MAP]
    Matsushima Rikyu, 18 Namiuchihama, Matsushima, Matsushima-cho, Miyagi-gun, Miyagi, 981-0213

  • Access:  
    ・A 7-minute walk from Matsushima-Kaigan Station on JR Senseki Line
    ・A 20-minute walk from Matsushima Station on JR Tohoku Main Line
    A 7-miunite drive from Matsushima-Kaigan IC of Sanriku Expressway

  • Language support: English

  • Included :Rental kimono, geta sandals, pouch, dressing fee, hair-setting, hair ornament

  • Special support:
    ・Wheelchair accessible
    ・Stroller accessible
    ・Pet animals allowed
    Baggage-keeping service available

  • Free Wi-Fi:Yes
  • Toilet:Western-style
  • Other things to note:
    ・Please check-in at least 10 minutes before the experience starts.
    ・Please return the kimono by 17:00.
    ・It usually takes 15 to 20 minutes for dressing. However, the time required will depend on how crowded the shop is and on the time you take for choosing a kimono. 
    ・It takes about 30 to 60 minute per group on average before you go for a stroll. We ask for your patience when it is busy. Thank you in advance.
    ・"Yukata", summer kimono, is available from June to September.


7 to 4 days before the tour date 40% of the tour price 

3 to 2 days before the tour date 60% of the tour price 

The day before the tour date, on the day of the tour 100% of the tour price 

※Right after the online settlement is made, a cancellation fee of 10% will be incurred in case of cancellation. 

※The cancellation fee includes handling charges.