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Full Day Tour of Kanazawa with Private Guide

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    Stop At: Kenrokuen Garden, 1-1 Marunouchi, Kanazawa 920-0937 Ishikawa Prefecture

    Since the Edo era Kenrokuen Garden has been regarded as one of the most beautiful feudal gardens in all of Japan. We will take you on a special tour of this remarkable garden

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Kanazawa Castle, 1-1 Marunouchi, Kanazawa 920-0937 Ishikawa Prefecture

    Feel the power and influence of the Lords of Kanazawa by visiting the Kanazawa Castle grounds and park area. View the beautiful white lead roof tiles, touch the formidable Ishikawa Mon gate, and enjoy the tranquility of Lord Maeda’s personal gardens.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Higashichaya Old Town, 1 Higashiyama, Kanazawa 920-0831 Ishikawa Prefecture

    The Kanazawa Geisha district tour will introduce you to this beautiful and intriguing quarter of Kanazawa city’s long held culture and charm. Allow us to take you down the enchanting back streets to visit the less commercial aspects of this charming tea district. Where untouched enclaves take you back to samurai times when this entertainment district was in its heyday.

    Duration: 1 hour

    Stop At: Nagamachi Neighborhood, 3 Nagamachi, Kanazawa Ishikawa Prefecture

    The Kanazawa Samurai District tour takes you back in time to one of the best preserved Samurai Districts in Japan. The streets are lined with mud & straw walls encapsulating the unspoilt extravagance of the Samurai era. Let us take you through this romantic enclave on a trip back in time.

    Duration: 1 hour
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    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    I’ve had a superb 2.5 days with Nozomi. She is an informative pleasant person who was energetic and very keen to share her knowledge and love of Kanazawa with me. The first day we visited the quintessential areas of Kanazawa, the samurai and Geiko (geisha)...More

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    Reviewed 11 July 2019

    Miki was very knowledgeable of Kanazawa. She knew the answer to all of our questions and made our tour very interesting and engaging.

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Jaqueline A
    Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2019

    Thanks for the great review about Miki, we are delighted to hear she took great care of you in Kanazawa. We hope the rest of your time in Japan was as engaging.

    Reviewed 9 July 2019

    Booked a full day walking tour of Kanazawa with Kanazawa tours. Based on the itinerary, my family visited 5 of the most popular local attractions, walking all the way. The guide was most helpful and knowledgable and provided us with detailed information on the history...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Rayanami
    Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2019

    Thank you for the wonderful feedback about your tour and your guide(Jonny). Our guides are famous throughout Japan for bringing the amazing Kanazawa city to life. We hope yo see you again soon to explore our regional options such as Shirakawago and Hida Furukawa

    Reviewed 9 July 2019

    Ryugo was an excellent and amazing guide, our trip was really fantastic! There's six of us in the group and Ryugo planned our tour well. He took us first hand to Kenrokuen Garden before it gets crowded. We had fun taking pictures then we proceeded...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank angelapN756EP
    Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2019

    Great to hear that Ryugo left such an impression on you, we are always happy to hear that our tours were a success. We are thrilled that you could appreciate the value a guide can bring to such a trip to Kanazawa. We hope that...More

    Reviewed 8 July 2019 via mobile

    The tour guides were incredibly friendly and highly knowledgeable; you can tell they truly love their land and heritage. One of my favorite tours in all of Japan.

    Date of experience: April 2019
    Thank Beata D
    Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2019

    Thank you for the positive feedback, we work extra hard to make Kanazawa a central part of guests itinerary and we are delighted to hear you were satisfied with our tour. We hope to see you again sometime in the future.

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    scarol2016
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    Yes, it is a private tour, all our guides are professionally trained.
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