Kazuemachi Tea House Street, Kanazawa

#8 of 95 in Historic Sites in Kanazawa
Historic Site · Hidden Gem · Landmark
Tea houses and traditional houses sit under cherry trees at Kazuemachi Tea House Street, a major Edo-period city historical district that overlooks the Asanogawa River. Squeezed between two walkable bridges, the site is especially worth visiting if you are looking for a tea house experience of old Japan. The site features minimal lighting, lanterns, bamboo fences, old wooden facades, and small shops and alleys. Don't miss the tea house experience in this traditional geisha district, which includes the sounds of string instruments, bamboo flutes, and drums in the evenings. Plan to visit Kazuemachi Tea House Street during your Kanazawa vacation using our convenient Kanazawa online trip planner.
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  • We came here using the JR bus and took a stroll along the river. There were limited cherry blossoms and it was not in full bloom yet. A number of tea houses were found here. Quite serene and a nice.....  more »
  • This is a very interesting street along the river. It's worth strolling and taking photographs along the way. There's an interesting souvenir shop at the head of the street.  more »

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