For those who want to see something different or travel to less well known places, Kanazawa is a great destination. This Kanazawa Travel Guide includes all the information you need to enjoy sightseeing in Kanazawa. Kanazawa is a beautiful, historic city located in the Hokuriku region of Japan. With the opening of the Hokuriku Shinkansen in 2015, you can now easily visit Kanazawa from Tokyo in about two and a half hours. Although it is not as famous as Tokyo or Kyoto, Kanazawa has plenty to see and do and captures the spirit of old and modern Japan. Information on note-worthy spots includes: Kenrokuen Park, Kanazawa Castle, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, Omicho Market, Oyama Shrine, and more. There are sections dedicated to Sushi and local foods, which will be useful for foodies. A model course is given for to assist in planning ahead. Additionally, a Photo Scavenger Hunt is included for those who want to add a challenge to their travel. Check out what Kanazawa has to offer and experience one of Japan's hidden treasures.