Just a 5-minute walk from Hakone Yumoto station

Memorable Stage Event with Hakone Geisha 

We will put the health and safety of our customers and staffs at the top priority and will operate the show based on the guideline to prevent the spread of COVID-19. 

T h e  s t o r y  o f   M e e t  G e i s h a

A b o u t   M e e t   G e i s h a

Continue this Art to the Future

"Meet Geisha" will be the first step to protect the Geisha culture in Hakone and pass down the beautiful tradition to the future.


The world has been facing a difficult situation, and Hakone Geishas are no exception. Yet, the geishas never stoped their practice dreaming the day to perform in front of the audience.


Make your beginning.


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A b o u t   e x p e r i e n c e

W h a t   t o   e x p e c t

CONTENTS

We hold 4 limited sessions with the Hakone Geisha a day. 

 

The performances are inspired by the historical movement of "Yumoto Kenban" - dated to one of the most flourished periods of the geisha world in the Showa era. This includes:

 

・A 40min show of fun banter, unforgettable performances and interactive games

・Unparalleled access to the secrets of Hakone Geisha, regardless of your age and gender. 

・A deep and exclusive local experience that you only can get here in Hakone


SCHEDULE

12:00〜12:40

13:00〜13:40

14:00〜14:40

20:30〜21:30


We welcome your reservations for each showing. Please select the timing that suits you best.

Ohineri Ticket

During the stage event, you can use a tip ticket ( "Ohineri" in Japanese) to serve drinks to the geisha. Come liven up your experience with this unexpected twist of a ticket!

Special gifts will be set aside for winners of the Ozashiki games. They are simple to play and the Geisha will give you a quick lesson. Not to worry - everyone starts as a beginner and we will keep social distance. Let’s have fun safely! 

Meet Geisha is a ”LIVE” event. Your active participation in the games and interaction will make the show a truly unforgettable and memorable experience.

Immerse yourself in the traditional arts of Japanese dance and seasonal songs native to Hakone - such as ‘Hakone Bayashi’ and ‘Hakone Bushi’. 

Uncover the mysteries of the Geisha - don’t miss this once in a lifetime opportunity to ask them any questions. They will be more than happy to share their own unique stories! 

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P r i c e   a n d   D a t e s 

P r i c e

2,000 JPY per person

Inclusive of Entrance fee, 1 drink

D a t e s

< Dates >

Every Tue / Wed / Fri / Sat / Sun

Note: We might have an irregular holidays

< Opening hours >

11:30〜15:00 / 20:00〜21:30

< Show times>

12:00〜12:40

13:00〜13:40

14:00〜14:40

20:30〜21:30

O f f i c i a l   I n s t a g r a m

You can get more information about Meet Geisha!

A c c e s s

< Location >

694 Yumoto, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa 250-0311, Japan

https://g.page/meetgeisha?share


< Nearest station >

Hakone Yumoto station(Hakone Tozan Line)


< Access from the station >

5 minutes walk from Hakone Yumoto station

F A Q

Q. Can children join in?

A. We welcome children. Our little guests who have participated before enjoyed playing games with Geishas.


Q. The day I would like to book is not displayed on the calendar. What should I do?

A. The dates for each show are being updated as and when we can. Please check back often to select your best dates. We apologise in advance for any inconvenience caused. 


Q. I can’t seem to book online. What should I do?

A. Online reservations have a cut-off time, so after the cut-off time please come directly to the venue and make your payment.


Q. Can I take photos of Geishas?

A. Sure, go ahead! You can take photos and videos anytime during the show. Please remember to tag #meetgeisha and do your part in preserving this iconic tradition!