Kanazawa hides various traditional Japanese cultural values. Discover little by little with a visit to the classic Japanese-style Kenrokuen Garden, stroll along the Nomura Samurai Residence, meet and chat with geisha in Higashi Chaya District.
 

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Duration: 5 hours
Start/End: Kanazawa port/ Kanazawa port
Highlights: Kenrokuen Garden, Nomura Samurai Residence, Higashi Chaya District, Omicho Market
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Kanazawa shore excursions

 
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Kanazawa-shore-excursions-Higashi-ChayaWhen arriving at Kanazawa port, you will be picked up by driver and guide transferring to Kenrokuen Garden – one of the three most beautiful garden in Japan. This spacious place is home to various kinds of flower and trees that change by the time, providing different looks in each season.

Kenrokuen-GardenNext, head to Nomura Samurai Residence. This picturesque ancient residence displays the lifestyle of samurai through a line of paintings on sliding door panel. Stroll along the peaceful street and admire the 400-year-old Banyan tree.

Nomura-Samurai-ResidenceContinue on to Higashi Chaya District to taste the traditional Japanese culture. Take a stroll along chayas where geisha, Japanese female entertainers, perform traditional arts such as dance, music, and communication. The last stop in this Kanazawa shore trip is Omicho Market, the largest food market in Kanazawa covering by over 200 shops and stalls. Trip ends with a return back to port.

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What’s Included?

  • English-Speaking-Guide (licensed)
  • Chartered car/coach including high-way and parking fee
  • Entrance fee and port fee
  • Mineral water

What’s Excluded?

  • Lunch & other drinks
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses