Meet a Geisha in HAKONE with Dance Show

tour name
Meet a Geisha in HAKONE with Dance Show
Introduction
Geisha is traditional Japanese female entertainers who act as hostesses and they are living throughout Japan. In Hakone, there are more than 100 geisha. Usually, they are called for entertaining with dances and songs at Ozashiki (a banquet in any traditional Japanese building with tatami). With this tour, you can visit their practice house called "Hakone Kenban (the geisha house)" and see their traditional geisha performances. You can also take photos with geisha at the end! We offer 2 tours of Hakone-Yumoto departure tour or Shinjuku departure tour. Shinjuku departure tour includes round-trip Odakyu Limited Express Romancecar tickets from/to Shinjuku. You can select your preferred tour depending on your itinerary in Japan. Why don't you experience Japanese traditional culture in Hakone?
Itinerary
[Hakone-Yumoto Departure]
Meet at 13:40 in front of Odakyu Travel Hakone-Yumoto branch … (Walking about 5 min) … Hakone Kenban (Geisha House) … (14:00~15:00 Geisha dance show) … disband

[Shinjuku Departure]
Shinjuku Station +++ (Odakyu Limited Express Romancecar) +++ Hakone-Yumoto Station … (Free time) … Meet at 13:40 in front of Odakyu Travel Hakone-Yumoto branch … (Walking about 5 min) … Hakone Kenban (Geisha House) … (Free time) … Hakone-Yumoto Station +++ (Odakyu Limited Express Romancecar) +++ Shinjuku Station
available dates
●July : 3 (Tue), 6 (Fri), 10 (Tue), 13 (Fri), 17 (Tue), 20 (Fri), 24 (Tue), 2018
●August : 3 (Fri), 7 (Tue), 10 (Fri), 14 (Tue), 17 (Fri), 21 (Tue), 2018
●September : 4 (Tue), 7 (Fri), 11 (Tue), 14 (Fri), 18 (Tue), 21 (Fri), 28 (Tue), 2018
duration
1 hour 20 min
minimum number of tour
2 person(s)
Guide Service
None
※Our Japanese-speaking staff will guide you from Hakone-Yumoto station to the geisha house. (Approx. 5 min walk)
※Please understand information in Hakone geisha house will be in simple English.
Meeting Time&Location
Meet at Odakyu Travel Hakone-Yumoto branch in Hakone-Yumoto station at 13:40.
(Address : 707, yumoto, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa-ken, 250-0311)
☞Click here for "Odakyu Travel Hakone-Yumoto Branch"
☞Click here for "How to get to our branch after getting off Romancecar"
Schedule
13:40~ Gather at Hakone-Yumoto station (both Hakone-Yumoto departure and Shinjuku departure)
14:00~ Traditional dance performance with songs and musical accompaniment of shamisen (traditional Japanese guitar)
14:20~ Japanese party games experience
14:45~ Dance performance with songs and musical instruments
14:50~ Photo time with geisha
15:00~ Event ends
Price
[Hakone-Yumoto Departure]
3,000 yen (Adult・Child same price)
[Shinjuku Departure]
Adult 7,000 yen / Child 5,000 yen
※Child fare is from over 6 years old to under 12 years old. (under 6 years old is free of charge)
Included
●Traditional dance performance with songs and musical accompaniment of shamisen (traditional Japanese guitar)
●Japanese party games experience
●Photo time with geisha
※Please note there are a limited number of people who can participate in the Japanese party game experience.
Remarks
※This tour will not be operated if the number of participants does not reach the minimum number by 10 days before.

You can select from
two types of tour!

From/to Hakone-Yumoto
Hakone-Yumoto Departure Tour

Good for those who are staying in Hakone!

If you are staying in Hakone, how about visiting the geisha house? Or, if you have JR Rail Pass, you can come to Odawara station with your pass and transfer to Hakone Tozan Train to Hakone-Yumoto station. This tour does not include any transport tickets. Please come to the meeting point on the day.

Geisha dance performance + Japanese party games experience + Photo time with geisha
Adult/Child
3,000 yen

From/to Shinjuku, Tokyo
Shinjuku Departure Tour

From Shinjuku station, take a comfortable limited express Romancecar. It's a perfect day trip from Tokyo!

This package includes round-trip Romancecar tickets between Shinjuku and Hakone. You can select your preferred departure time depending on your plan. For example, if you want to depart early, you can take 10:00 am departure and explore Hakone-Yumoto shopping street until the meeting time.

Round-trip Romancecar tickets + Geisha dance performance + Japanese party games experience + Photo time with geisha
Adult
7,000 yen
Child

5,000 yen
Travel Tips
Hakone-Yumoto is called a gateway of Hakone. The meeting time is 13:40 but why don't you arrive early and stroll around Hakone-Yumoto district? There are many sightseeing spots around Hakone-Yumoto station but please be sure to come back to the Hakone-Yumoto station on time! Here are some of famous spots in Hakone-Yumoto. If you click the below spot, it will show how to get there from Hakone-Yumoto station.