Cruise Ports Northeast Asia - Kanazawa (PDF Chapter)
This is the Kanazawa chapter from Lonely Planet’s Cruise Ports Northeast Asia guidebook.
Best known for Kenroku-en, a castle garden dating from the 17th century, Kanazawa also boasts beautifully preserved samurai and geisha districts, attractive temples, a wealth of museums and a wonderful market (and far fewer tourists than Kyoto – for now).
- stroll the serene pathways of Kenrokuen, one of Japan’s best gardens
- explore Kanazawa Castle Park’s original and masterfully recreated buildings, surrounded by paths and gardens
- step back in time at former geisha house Kaikaro
- food & drink
Coverage includes: Kenroku-en, Kanazawa Castle Park, Sights, Tours, Shopping, Eating & Drinking.