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  • Higashi Chaya District

    Tea houses of the past in Kanazawa City’s largest tea house district.

  • Kazuemachi Chayagai

    One of the three biggest chayagai in Kanazawa, this town has a perfect match of nature and beautiful architecture of Japanese tea houses.

  • Ume-no-Hashi

    A wooden bridge over Asano River, it is the setting for Izumi Kyoka’s novel “Giketsu Kyoketsu.”

  • Seison-kaku

    The architecture that symbolizes wealth of the Kaga Domain with a value of one million koku of rice. It was designated as a national important cultural property together with its garden.

  • Omicho Ichiba (Market)

    Known as Kitchen of Kaga, there are approximately 180 stores selling fresh products in the narrow streets.

  • Nagamachi Bukeyashiki District

    A sightseeing spot with Samurai residences that have earthen walls, stone pavements and the atmosphere of an old castle town.

  • Myoryuji (Ninja-dera)

    This temple has many traps and has an interesting and complex architecture like that of a ninja house.

  • Kenroku-en

    One of the three most beautiful gardens in Japan. It was completed over 180 years ago and achieved a ranking of “three stars” in the Michelin Green Guide.

  • Kanazawa Higashi Chaya Shima

    A tea house that remains as it was when it was built in 1820. It was designated as a national important cultural property.

  • Kanazawa Castle Park

    A park built at the site of Kanazawa Castle, which was built in 1583, and has been the symbol of "Kaga hyaku-man-goku" (one million koku of rice produced annually).

  • Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of Traditional Arts and Crafts

    The museum that introduces 36 designated traditional crafts of Ishikawa prefecture.

  • shikawa Prefectural Museum of History

    Historical red-brick military armory buildings restored as the Ishikawa Prefectural Museum of History.

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