Asia Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

  • Announcements:
  • Come explore the new Fodor’s Forum
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Dec 4, 17 at 08:03 PM
  • New Fodor’s forum -- coming soon!
    by ibobi Fodor's Editor | Posted on Nov 29, 17 at 08:01 PM
View all Asia activity »
  1. 1 Celejor Cake Shop | Celejor Personalize Cake Shop | Designer Birthday Cake
  2. 2 HELP WITH JAPAN ITINERARY FOR MARCH
  3. 3 Looking for advice on first-time Hong Kong trip
  4. 4 La crema Psoridex funziona? Leggi la recensione e l'esperienza di chi ...
  5. 5 To see the Himalayas in 10 days?
  6. 6 Food for thought- Restaurant suggestions for India Feb 1-18
  7. 7 Junk boat cruise-halong Bay,VNam
  8. 8 Need some info on travelling to Malaysia?
  9. 9 Trip Report RHK's Fall SEA Trip
  10. 10 Unique Map & Guide to Tokyo
  11. 11 Restaurants in Bangkok
  12. 12 altenratives to Chiang Mai for "northen Thailand experience"
  13. 13 Please help! Planning honeymoon in Malaysia!
  14. 14 Sulawesi
  15. 15 Racism danger in Cambodia?
  16. 16 8 Days in Bali
  17. 17 two health related questions
  18. 18 Princess Cruise
  19. 19 Best day trip from Phuket
  20. 20 Malaysia to Thailand Visa (Algerian Passport Holder)
  21. 21 Vietnam, Cambodia, Laos, Myanmar or Thailand?
  22. 22 Lombok, Indonesia on 24/12/17 to 30/12/17
  23. 23 Kata Beach
  24. 24 meow?
  25. 25 Trip Report Laurel and Hardy in Drag Do Bangkok
View next 25 » Back to the top

Kanazawa Questions for KimJapan and Others

Jump to last reply

We have 2 full days in Kanazawa. It seems that there is much to do around the Castle and Kenroku Garden, including the Gyokusen Garden, Prefectural Products Center and the Prefectural Art Museum. Is there good shopping and eating in this area and thus should we plan on spending a whole day here?

We like to visit historical homes and it appears that there is one in the Geisha District where we are staying (Shima-ke) and one in the Samuai District (Nomura-ke). Are these worth visiting on another day and are there shopping or other attractions in these areas? How do we fill out that second day? Are there any not-to-be-missed temples, such as Myoryu-ji (which I have seen described as "touristy but fun")?

Lastly, what is the best way to get around Kanazawa efficiently? We don't mind walking but I don't have a good feel for distances in this town.

32 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement