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Kanazawa city highlights meet nature tour (7H)

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Todays tour is a walk towards quietness and tranquility.

After some city highlights we'll go off the beaten paths and discover a very authentic facet of Kanazawa.

Culinary delights, deep traditions, culture and spirituality, will accompany us into quiet neighbourhoods. we will learn all about Sake and enjoy a tasting before immersing ourselves in the tranquility of nature during a lovely and easy walk.

Kanazawa Tour Guide - Lucy F.
Lucy F.
5.00 / 5
(4 reviews)
09:00 AM

Meeting Point

At your Hotel or anywhere in the city center

09:00 AM

At your Hotel or anywhere in the city center

Meeting with Lucy

09:20 AM

Omicho Market

Omicho Market (also called Kanazawa's kitchen) has been the largest fresh food market in Kanazawa since the Edo period (1603–1867).

09:50 AM

Castle park

Kanazawa Castle was home to the Maeda family who ruled over the Kaga area during the Edo period.

10:10 AM

Kenrokuen

Kenrokuen is said to be one of the three most beautiful gardens in Japan. As a strolling-style landscape garden, it was created to entertain the important guests of the feudal lord residing across the bridge. Kenrokuen look always beautiful, whenever you visit it!

11:00 AM

Fukumitsuya

Sake explanation and tasting in a 400 year old Sake brewery

12:00 PM

Tentokuin Temple

Tentokuin is a very special Soto Zen Temple in Kanazawa with beautiful interiors, mechanical dolls and a rather romantic history

12:40 PM

Lunch break

Rest a little bit around a light lunch, coffee, snack, bento....

01:30 PM

Kodatsuno

quiet and easy, about 2,5 km walk along a nature surrounded footpath

02:50 PM

Temple with nice view

Take some deep breaths and enjoy some more tranquility on a bench at this peaceful and calm Temple far from the city action.

03:30 PM

Bus stop

time to take a bus back into the city

04:00 PM

At your Hotel or anywhere in the city center

Our tour ends here but I hope to see you soon again

Ending Point

At your Hotel or anywhere in the city center

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Inclusions & Exclusions

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What‘s included

guide fee

hotel pick-up

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What‘s not included

transportation fee (around 500yen)

entrance fee:

Kenrokuen 320 yen

tentokuin Temple 500 yen

Sake tasting 1100 yen

Travel insurance

Lunch and snacks

Tour Important Information

the sake tasting is restricted to guests aged 20 and above.

We can easily replace the Sake tasting with another Landmark or activity.

Todays walk is an easy walk but make sure to wear conformable shoes, bring some water and check the weather forecast.

In case of terrible weather forecast, we will change plans and discuss other options together.

this is a 100 % customisable tour according to your wishes

Important message from the guide

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Liability Disclaimer and Waiver:

Please read this document carefully before participating in the walking tour. By joining the tour, you acknowledge and agree to the terms outlined below:

1- Assumption of Risk:

I understand that participating in a walking tour involves certain inherent risks, including but not limited to accidents, injuries, or incidents that may arise from walking in urban or natural environments.

2- Health and Fitness:

I certify that I am physically capable of participating in the walking tour and that I have no medical conditions or physical limitations that would prevent me from safely taking part.

3- Responsibility for Personal Belongings:

I understand that I am responsible for my personal belongings during the walking tour and that the guide is not liable for any loss, theft, or damage to my personal property.

4- Release of Liability:

In consideration of being allowed to participate in the walking tour, I hereby release, waive, discharge, and covenant not to sue the guide from any and all liability, claims, demands, actions, or causes of action arising out of or related to any loss, damage, injury, or harm that may occur during or as a result of my participation in the walking tour, including but not limited to negligence or any other act or omission.

5- Severability:

If any provision of this waiver is found to be invalid or unenforceable, the remaining provisions shall remain in full force and effect.


By participating in the walking tour, I acknowledge that I have carefully read and fully understand the terms of this Liability Disclaimer and Waiver, and I voluntarily agree to be bound by its terms and conditions.



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Kanazawa Tour Reviews

A wonderful day in Kanazawa with Lucy

We were a group of 8 adults all 60+ who all thoroughly enjoyed our day with Lucy as our guide. The Kenrokuen gardens are a must see. The Ainokura site was also a highlight. Lucy was flexible with any change we needed to make and very informative as our guide. She connected well with everyone and made it a special day for us all.

Barbara A.

Dear Barbara and friends, thank you for your kind review. It was a pleasure to show you Kanazawa’s beautiful gardens and the charming Ainokura village. I wish you the best cruising around Japan and hope to meet again one day, in Kanazawa or Australia.

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Debra C.

5 / 5
Apr 19, 2024

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Excellent Kanazawa 101 tour

My husband and I had a wonderful time with Lucy this morning. Since she is from Europe, her tour is perfectly aligned with our (US) perspective and interests, and she speaks perfect English! Also she is super friendly and has a great knowledge of Kanazawa and Japanese history and culture. We learned so much from her while are not overwhelmed by too much information that could happen for a scholastic tour guide. So we highly recommend her if you are interested in Kanazawa 101 tour!

Debra C.

Thank you Debra for your kind review. It was a pleasure to spend the morning with you and your husband and I wish you a wonderful time in Kanazawa and Japan. All the best, Lucy

Wonderful day with an excellent guide

We did a full day tour in Kanawaza with our guide Lucy. We thoroughly enjoyed our day. Our guide was excellent and we had great fun with her. She really cared for our needs and took us around all the main sights. She gave us a real perspective of the city and its people. We definitely recommend her. Gowithguide is also a very good company to deal with.

Rita H.

Thank you so much Rita for your kind words

$286/ per group

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