Bring a map and go around with JR loop bus 🙂
Higashi Chaya – a tea house district which has the oldest geisha house in Kanazawa
When I was in Higashi Chaya, I found a very interesting sushi wrapped in bamboo leaf (chimaki sushi) for lunch, then had soy sauce flavored ice cream with Notto bamboo charcoal wafers. It was random, so I hope you can find it too 🙂
Kanazawa Castle park store house – get the tour guide to explain about the secrets of this castle for free!
the wall structure of Kanazawa castle
Kenroku-en – one of the most beautiful gardens in Japan
Kenroku-en – signature place to take picture! 🙂
Kenroku-en – the very old trees that need support
Kenroku-en – natural pressure fountain
Nagamachi Samurai District
Nomura-ke Samurai House – the samurai harness
A samurai family’s stable and servant house
Check also the ninja temple and the golden leaf factory.
Gyoza – my must eat dish in Japan
Place to chill
Open during lunch time. Good and affordable meal set, nice service and friendly English speaking staff. Free wifi.