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Around the Autumn Leaves (best done mid to late November)

Starting from Kanazawa Station, these courses take you to parks and gardens in the castle town of Kanazawa where the autumn leaves are finest, and to the popular leaf-viewing spot of Kakusen Gorge and the 1,300 year-old Natadera Temple in the Kaga region.

Around the Autumn Leaves in the Castle Town of Kanazawa: Half-Day Course (about 3 hours)

Kanazawa Station

Kanazawa Station

*Last bus leaves at Kanazawa Loop Bus Kenrokuen-shita (1) (Ishikawamon-mukai) bus stop (about 18 minutes) 

Gyokusen’en Nishida Family Garden

Gyokusen-en Garden (about 1 hour) *You can try some matcha green tea here

 

Kenrokuen

Kenroku-en Garden (about 1 hour) *Enter from the Katsurazaka gate and leave from the Mayumisaka gate

 

Chuo Park Rd.

Central Park Rd. (about 15 minutes) *The tunnel of American maples is impressive

*Walk 5 minutes to the Korinbo bus stop

Kanazawa Loop Bus Kanazawa Station East Entrance bus stop (about 12 minutes)

Kanazawa Station

Kanazawa Station

Around the Autumn Leaves in Kaga: Full-Day Course (about 6 hours)

Kanazawa Station

Kanazawa Station

Train (JR express: about 30 minutes, local: about 1 hour)

 

Kaga Onsen Station

CANBUS Yama-mawari (about 25 minutes)

Yamanaka Onsen

 Walk (about 5 minutes)

Kakusen Gorge (about 1 hour)

CANBUS Yama-mawari (about 30 minutes)

Natadera Temple (about 1 hour)

CANBUS Yama-mawari (about 40 minutes)

 

Kaga Onsen Station

Train (JR express: about 30 minutes, local: about 1 hour)

Kanazawa Station

Kanazawa Station