Golden Ice Cream in Kyoto

Visitors to Kyoto will want to put the heritage house of Maikoya Kyoto at the top of the list for places to go. The cultural center is five stories of activities, food, and fun.

The Japanese have a tradition of serving royalty, society elite, and the wealthy food and drink mixed with gold. Now you can experience the luxury of gold with golden ice cream. The elegant frozen dessert is made with premium quality ice cream delicately wrapped with dazzling gold leaf. Legend has it that consuming gold ensures a long healthy life.


  • Golden ice cream
  • Green Tea or water

Kimono Tea Ceremony Maikoya Kyoto

Kimono Tea Ceremony Maikoya is a leading cultural experience provider in Japan and the only tea ceremony experience that has received TripAdvisor's Travelers' Choice Award for four consecutive years from 2018 to 2022.

Maikoya Kyoto is found in a historic machiya townhouse in the heart of Kyoto, where the rich culture of Japan is most concentrated.

Learning about the traditions and practices of the country through our immersive cultural workshops and activities will surely give you a new perspective about the intricacies of the history and society in Japan.

Join us at Maikoya Kyoto as we guide you through Japan's traditional arts and history! Our friendly staff and hosts are fluent in English and Japanese and will make sure you have the best experiences and opportunities.

Contact Us

Address: 329, Ebiyacho, Nakagyo Ward, Kyoto 604-8076, Japan