Take Photos in Famous Areas of Hakodate With Kimono “Hakama”

From JPY ¥8,800.00
  • Duration: 90 Minutes (approx.)
  • Location: Hakodate, Hokkaido
  • Product code: EN-HKD-5008-50081


You can have an authentic experience of dressing like a Japanese in the 19th century in Hakodate. Easy to change clothes. Rest assured that the dressing staff is all professional, kind, and courteous.  First-rate beauticians will have your makeover beautifully.  The most recommended style is the 'Hakama' costume called "Haikara-san."  You will have an hour of free time.  Walking around the quarter, you will feel like stepping back in time. There are plenty of locations perfect for Insta-worthy photos. Make great memories of your trip to Hakodate!  

There are many photogenic photo spots nearby, including the Kanamori Red Brick Warehouse, Hakodate Haristos Orthodox Church, and Hakodate Hachimangu Shrine, where you can enjoy taking memorable photos dressed in kimono.


  • First-class beauticians will have you transform beautifully
  • Choose your favorite from more than 400 gorgeous costumes
  • A hair arrangement is included
  • Wear the costume over your clothes (The easy and quick dressing is welcomed)
  • Many Instagrammable locations are close by


You can choose the start time for this plan.
Please choose your preferred start time when you make your reservation.

[00:00] Come to the shop→Select a costume
[00:10] Dressing and hair arrangement
[00:20] Take a walk in the costume
[01:20] Come back to the shop・Change clothes (Free time: 1 hour)
[01:30] End


You can choose your favorite from more than 400 gorgeous costumes of superior quality. The rental fee is very reasonable.  After a simple dressing and a hair arrangement, you can go out for sightseeing. 

The most recommended clothing style is Hakama, called "Haikara-san.  Hakama, formal pleated trousers, was developed by mingling the Western clothing with the Japanese one.  It was an iconic style worn by female students in the 19th century when the civil culture of a compromise between Japanese and foreign flourished.  The fashion influenced by Western culture was called "Haikara," the work derived from "High collar," which became the latest fashion at that time.  As you dressed in "Haikara" and walk around the exotic town, you will feel like you are traveling into the past.  Photos taken at Instagrammable locations will become a precious memory of your trip to Hakodate.

Do you think the Japanese makeover takes time?  Actually, it is only 10 minutes here, including a hair arrangement.  First-class beauticians will have you transform beautifully by coordinating a hair accessory and the like suitable for your costume.  It is worn over the clothes easily without taking off your clothes.

After changing into your beautiful costume, you are free to go on your own. You can enjoy your favorite costume for an hour.

Enjoy a memorable photo shoot while walking around in nostalgic places in historical costumes.


  • Time:90 minutes (You have 1 hour of free time after dressing in costume)
  • Meeting point:Hakodate Meijikan
    11-17 Toyokawa-cho, Hakodate-city, Hokkaido 040-0065
  • Access:
    ・5 minutes on foot from Jyujigai Station on Hakodate Railway No.2 or No.5.
    ・5 minutes on foot from Kanamori Red Brick Warehouse.
  • Language support:Japanese, English
  • Included:
    ・Hakama dressing
    ・Hair arrangement
    ・1 piece of hair accessory
  • Excluded:
    ・Face make-up (optional)
  • Free Wi-Fi:No


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.