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Kanazawa’s Nationally-Designated Important Traditional Architecture

Kanazawa has many beautiful streetscapes that remain largely untouched since the days of the shogun. This course takes you around some that have been designated by the government as Important Traditional Architecture Preservation Districts.

Full-Day Course (time spent: 7 hours)

Kanazawa Station

Kanazawa Station

Loop Bus to Hashiba-cho (4) (Koban-mae) bus stop (about 10 minutes)

Utatsuyama Temple District (about 1 hour)

Walk (about 10 minutes)

 Higashi Chaya District (about 1 hour)

Walk (about 10 minutes)

Kazue-machi Chaya District (about 30 minutes)

Loop Bus to Hashiba-cho (4) (Koban-mae) bus stop (about 30 minutes)

Kanazawa Station

Train (about 30 minutes)

 

JR Kaga Onsen Station

CANBUS Umi-mawari bus (about 40 minutes) 9 times per day

Zorokuen

Kitamae Ship Owner's Residence, Zorokuen Museum (about 30 minutes)

Walk (about 2 minutes) 2 hours

Museum of Kitamae-bune

Kitamae-Funenosato Shiryokan Ship Museum (about 30 minutes)

CANBUS Umi-mawari bus (about 30 minutes) 9 a day

 

JR Kaga Onsen Station