Best Things To Do in Echizen, Japan

Whether you're visiting Echizen for a few days or are a localite, Echizen is sure to have something new for you. Explore our guide that tells you about the best tourist places to visit and things to do in Echizen. This guide will give you an idea about the popular attractions, upcoming tourist spots, and off-beat things to do in Echizen. This makes it easy to plan weekends or long vacations in Echizen. We have compiled this cool stuff to do in Echizen keeping in mind the points of interest for families, groups, and romantic couples. Looking at the activities for adventure junkies in Echizen listed here will get the blood rushing and adrenaline pumping through your veins.

Check out free places to visit in Echizen which you can visit without spending a penny. Handpicked tours, day trips, and excursions in Echizen will make your visit comfortable. You will also find the opening and closing time, along with the time required to cover major attractions. This will help you to have a flawless plan without much hassle. We have also included eateries in Echizen recommended by locals.

Tourist Attractions in Echizen

Take a look at these famous tourist attractions in Echizen that are a must-visit!

  1. #1 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: 1-24 Sumiyoshichō, Echizen-shi, Fukui-ken 915-0067, Japan

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    Tomita Hosio

    おくれじなぐぜいの船に帆山寺 実りの風のふくに任せて 北陸観音霊場8番札所

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  2. #2 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: 1 Chome-4-35 Kyōmachi, Echizen-shi, Fukui-ken 915-0813, Japan

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    小出光男

    ここの神社は、私たち夫婦の結婚式会場で 色々とご祈祷して頂いています。 崇敬神社です。

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  3. #3 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: 22-91 Yokawachō, Echizen-shi, Fukui-ken 915-0031, Japan

    Timings: 09:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
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    William Tjipto

    Cool place where you can purchase gorgeous handmade knives, learn about knife making (in Japanese), and watch artisans actually make product in a workshop connected to the shop. Prices are high, but s...

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  4. #4 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: Japan, 〒915-0074 Fukui-ken, Echizen-shi, Hōraichō, 3, 蓬莱町

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    To Yo

    蔵の残る町並みを活用した広場。喫茶店などもありゆっくり楽しめます。

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  5. #5 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: Japan, 〒915-0832 Fukui-ken, Echizen-shi, Takase, 2 Chome−7, 福井県越前市高瀬2丁目7

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
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    Selcuk Keskin

    Very nice place for kids.

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  6. #6 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: Japan, 〒915-0043 Fukui-ken, Echizen-shi, 庄田町Shōdenchō, 32−1−1

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    Patricia T

    If you are in Echizen and you're a cat lover then it's worth to go there and check. They feed the cats at 15:30.

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  7. #7 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: 15-28-1 Nishitanichō, Echizen-shi, Fukui-ken 915-0046, Japan

    Timings: 08:00 am - 10:00 pm Details
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    Ryavi Odnok

    bom lugar para treino, eles oferecem tudo que você precisa

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  8. #8 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: 21-27-1 Ōmushichō, Echizen-shi, Fukui-ken 915-0885, Japan

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    安達学

    友達と二人で行きました。境内は、木々に囲まれていて静かな場所でした。神社の近くに石神の湧水がありますよ。飲んでみて美味しかったです。...

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  9. #9 of 22 Things To Do in Echizen

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    Address: 93-15 Nakahirabukichō, Echizen-shi, Fukui-ken 915-0856, Japan

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    Amber Young

    You can start the hike up to Hino Mountain from this shrine. The hike takes about 3 to 5 hours depending on your speed. The view from the top on a clear day is spectacular!

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