A Trip To The Past - The Golden Town Kanazawa - Day 2 -
Kanazawa in Ishikawa Prefecture
Kanazawa is located in the central part of Japan in Ishikawa Prefecture. There are many unique landscapes and sightseeing spots for you to visit, for example the traditional streets or the coffee shops there. Kanazawa is also selected by UNESCO as a City of Craft and Folk Art. Therefore, all kinds of traditional handcraft can be found here.
A Trip To The Past - The Golden Town Kanazawa - Day 1 -
Trip in the Golden Town, Kanazawa - Day 2
Myojo Temple - (妙成寺 Myojo-ji) - > Ohmicho Market - (近江町市場 Ohmi-cho shijou) -> Kanazawa Station （金沢駅) -> 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art Kanazawa (21世紀美術館 21Seiki Bijutsukan) -> Oden Akadama (赤玉本店） -> The End of Car Rental Trip in Kanazawa
Power Spot in Kanazawa - Myojo Temple
Address: Takidani-machi, Hakui-shi, Ishikawa Prefecture
Map Code: 135423164*63
Opening Hours:08:00 - 17:00 (April to October), 08:00 - 16:30 (November to March)
500 yen for High school students and above
300 yen for Elementary students and above
Kanazawa's Kitchen - Ohmicho Market
3 reasons that you should go to visit Ohmicho Market
01. Experience the atmosphere of Japanese local market
Wanna know what a Japanese life is like? Visiting local market is a good way to experience that for sure!
02. Easy access even for visitors
From Ohmicho Market, just take a 15-minute walk, you can reach Kanazawa's famous sightseeing spots like Kenroku Garden (兼六園 ), Higashiyama (東山）, and 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art Kanazawa (21世紀美術館).
03. Delicious food made of fresh seasonal ingredients
There are many different kinds of restaurants in the market, from sushi to seafood bowl rice, or deep fried mashed potato (コロッケ, korokke), you must be able to find something that you like! A kind reminder for you, remember to check the opening hour of the shop that you will visit before you go.
Ohmicho Market - (近江町市場)
Address: 50 Kamiomicho, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
Map Code: 41559153*54
Homepage (Japanese): http://ohmicho-ichiba.com/
Gourmet Shops in Kanazawa - Sushi on Shinkansen!
All fish and seafood are caught in the Nanden Peninsula! Freshness is guaranteed! By the way, there is one fish we really want to share with you. It is "Blackthroat Seaperch" （のどぐろオ） which is also called the king of fish in Kanazawa. It is not easy to find in Kanto area, so please remember to try it in Kanazawa! Don't forget the crab and miso soup in winter too!
Morimori Sushi Ohmicho Shop (もりもり寿し近江町店)
Address: Ichiba-kan, Ohmicho, Kanazawa, Ishikawa PrefectureTel.: 076-262-7477
Map Code: 41559181*16
Opening Hours: 07:00-17:00Homepage (Japanese): http://morimorisushi-ohmicho.amsstudio.jp/
One of the world's most beautiful train stations - Kanazawa Station
Address: 1-1 Kinoshinbo-machi, Ishikawa Prefecture
Map Code: 41558876*44
Homepage (Japanese): http://kanazawa-eki.com/
Experience the art and nature - 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Kanazawa
Address: 1-2-1 Hirosaka, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
Map Code: 41499850*50
Opening Hours:10:00 - 18:00 Exhibition Zone
09:00 - 22:00 (closes at 20:00 on Fri and Sat) Public Zone
Closed every Monday (If Monday is a holiday, it will be closed on the following weekday)
Admission: Free (except the special exhibitions)
Oden Izakaya - Akadama Honten
Address: 2-21-2 Katamachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
Map Code: 41498706*30
Opening Hours:1F: 12:00-24:00 (From 12:30, Sat, Sun, Holiday) (Close at 23:30 Sun and Holiday)
2F: 17:00-23:30 (Close at 22:30 Sun and Holiday)
Homepage (Japanese): http://www.oden-akadama.com/
Golden Town, Kanazawa
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