Higashichaya Old Town, Kanazawa

3.9
Step back in time to an age of samurais and geishas at Higashichaya Old Town, one of the nation's most intact and best-preserved fortified towns. Explore the historic district, dating from the Edo period, and marvel at its network of narrow streets lined with low, wood-paneled buildings. You'll pass small stores, cafes, and several historic teahouses that have stood there for centuries. Be sure to get off the main street to delve into the maze of back alleys crisscrossing the area. Put Higashichaya Old Town and other Kanazawa attractions into our Kanazawa trip builder tool , and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Some handy tips: 1. You'll come across more tea houses than you'll know what to do with.. 2. Many shops sells gold leafed souvenirs, so take your time to shop around. 3. Enjoy the confectionary, but g...  more »
  • Suites, Kafue, gold leaf and shops can be found. It is lively. Sweets shop matrices were made here and there.
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