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Kimono Dressing Experience - Kawagoe Kimono Rental Vivian

Let's take a stroll in Kawagoe, a picturesque little Edo(koedo) town in kimono! 

Experience and hands-on facilities

Kawagoe is a little Edo(koedo) with a historic streetscape made of storehouses. There are many shrines and temples, and many picturesque photo spots. Kimonos look great in these streets. If you're planning to visit Kawagoe, the "Kimono Dressing Experience" is highly recommended! The scene of you walking around town in a kimono is photogenic! You will surely be able to take a perfect picture to commemorate your trip.

Enjoy walking around town in a kimono!
Enjoy walking around town in a kimono!

Visit Kawagoe Kimono Rental Vivian

Kawagoe Kimono Rental Vivian is the original kimono rental store in Kawagoe, and is located on a small street near the entrance to the Bell of Time. Here, you can always choose your favorite kimono from among 400 to 500 available.

Experienced staff will dress you, so you are at ease.
Experienced staff will dress you, so you are at ease.

Kimono, obi, footwear, tabi, underwear, bag, ornamental hairpin, and everything else necessary for dressing can be rented. You will be relieved to know that the fees are easy to understand. You can also rent a wide range of accessories such as Japanese umbrellas, so you can enjoy coordinating your look to your liking.

When you put on a kimono, your posture improves naturally.
When you put on a kimono, your posture improves naturally.

After getting dressed, let's go out to the streets of Kawagoe. We hope you will find your favorite place and enjoy taking pictures. The 8th, 18th, and 28th of every month are "Kawagoe Kimono Days" in little Edo Kawagoe, and you can receive various special offers when you visit the supporting stores in kimono or yukata (not applicable to jinbei and samue). Why don't you enjoy walking around the streets of Kawagoe in kimono at a "discount"?

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  • Enjoy walking around town in a kimono!

    Enjoy walking around town in a kimono!

  • Experienced staff will dress you, so you are at ease.

    Experienced staff will dress you, so you are at ease.

  • When you put on a kimono, your posture improves naturally.

    When you put on a kimono, your posture improves naturally.

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Facility Information

Facility Name
Kawagoe Kimono Rental Vivian (川越着物レンタル 美々庵)
Experience Name
Kimono Dressing Experience
Address
14-5 Saiwaicho, Kawagoe City, Saitama
Telephone
090-3524-8979
Date
Except Tuesdays
Fee
Town walk plan (20 minutes) from 2,000 yen
Capacity
1 person and up
Notes
If the 8th, 18th, or 28th of the month falls on a Tuesday, the following Wednesday is closed.
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