What to do in Kanazawa

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Nagamachi Samurai District which includes a sunset and night scenes

Kanazawa Attractions

Are you wondering how to spend your time in Kanazawa? No need to worry. We've put together some fabulous ideas for you. Culinary delights, an interesting history and impressive attractions — this lively city has the lot.

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What to do in Kanazawa

Free Things to Do in Kanazawa

There's no need to give your credit card a workout in Kanazawa. The following won't even cost a dollar.

Ashigaru Shiryokan Museum - Roam the halls and study the interesting exhibits and collections at this popular museum.

Saigawa Bridge - This local landmark is a great backdrop for that vacation profile pic.

Nomura Samurai House - If you're planning to explore the region's history through its landmarks, put this one on your itinerary.

Kazuemachi - Wander the streets and take in the vibe of this bustling area.

Omicho Market - Widely known among those who reside here, this place is worth a look.

Utasu Shrine - Get an understanding of the local beliefs at this holy sanctuary.

Mount Utatsu - Bring your camera and let nature capture your imagination.

Utatsuyama Iris Garden - Refresh your mind and body by spending time in nature.

Things to Do in Kanazawa with Kids

There's fun for the whole family wherever you roam in Kanazawa. Here are a few family friendly experiences you can try together that will make your trip unforgettable:


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