Maiko is an apprentice of Geisha.( Geiko in Kyoto )
When you have dinner with Maiko or Geiko, it costs a lot. Most of the visitors give up to see Maiko/ Geiko having dinner.
Of course, you can see real maiko in the show of Gion corner ( 3150 yen / person ).
If you are in Kyoto on Sunday,
you can enjoy 15 min Maiko dance for free of charge. In addition, you can take pictures after she dances.
You can see Maiko close to her
Show time is 14:00, 14:30, 15;00 at Miyako Messe near Heian jingu shrine.
Dento-Freai-kan holds Maiko show every Sunday. It is the center of arts and crafts of Kyoto. Maiko costume is made using many kinds of traditional arts and crafts such as Kimono, Obi ( sush belt ), ornaments, and so on.
You shouldn't miss this chance!!!