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Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

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Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

3 of us are staying at Gion district in Kyoto for few days at end of March. We would like to book to have dinner and watch Maiko/Geisha entertainment and if possible take photo with them. Do you know any trustable english website to book it?

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1. Re: Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

Try this:

http://www.kyoto-maiko.jp/

Gion Hatanaka is a very reputable Ryokan (Japanese Inn) and trustworthy. Just prepare to pay $$$$.

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2. Re: Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

That website is down. I couldn't get information about pricing and booking available.

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3. Re: Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

>>That website is down

No it is not. 18,000 per person all-you-can-drink

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4. Re: Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

Gion Corner offers a show in an auditorium, without dinner, which is less expensive.

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5. Re: Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

The website works on my computer.

If you're seeking an authentic experience, I don't recommend Gion Corner. It caters to rather unsophisticated group of people, such as high school students on field trips, senior citizens from rural areas of Japan and first time foreign tourists. If you're looking for a cheap geisha show and just want to say, "been there, done that," it'll be just fine, though.

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6. Re: Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

Now I can see that. But it seems only for unlimited drinks. What about dinner?

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7. Re: Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

Nevermind, I saw it included dinner in brochure.

is this site is also trustable?

veltra.com/en/…

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8. Re: Where can I book to have dinner and show with Maiko/Geisha?

When you go to their website, can you find out where they are located? What jurisdiction it is under with the contract you are going to enter with them? Is it even a legal travel service company in that jurisdiction?

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