Kanazawa Castle

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  • Address: Japan, 〒920-0937 Ishikawa Prefecture, Kanazawa, Kanazawa-shi
  • Timings: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
  • Phone: +81-762343800
  • Time Required: 01:30 Hrs
  • Tags: Garden, Watch Tower, Castle, Historical Site, Family And Kids

Every tourist destination has a place which will take you back in time and Kanazawa is no exception! The Kanazawa Castle was an important structure back in ancient times and today, it is one of Kanazawa’s top attractions. Located just adjacent to the Kenrokuen Garden, the Kanazawa Castle was built by Sakuma Morimasa in late 1500s. Watchtower, grand entrance gates, extravagant hallways, Kanazawa Castle has it all! In addition is the stunning view. One can even spot the Mt Utatsu from the castle. It is advisable to carry your camera for some great photo ops.

Kanazawa Castle Hours

  • Open all 365 days of the year.

How to Reach Kanazawa Castle

  • Buses from Kenrokuen bus stop, hired taxis.

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  • Kanazawa Castle Address: Japan, 〒920-0937 Ishikawa Prefecture, Kanazawa, Kanazawa-shi
  • Kanazawa Castle Contact Number: +81-762343800
  • Kanazawa Castle Timing: 07:00 am - 06:00 pm
  • Best time to visit Kanazawa Castle(preferred time): 11:00 am - 04:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Kanazawa Castle: 01:30 Hrs
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  • 31.78% of people who visit Kanazawa-shi include Kanazawa Castle in their plan

  • 39.06% of people start their Kanazawa Castle visit around 2 PM - 3 PM

  • People usually take around 1 Hr 30 Minutes to see Kanazawa Castle

Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday

63.79% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Kanazawa Castle

People normally club together Kanazawa Noh Museum and 21st Century Museum Of Contemporary Art while planning their visit to Kanazawa Castle.

* The facts given above are based on traveler data on TripHobo and might vary from the actual figures

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