Ishikawa is home to the “perfect garden” of Kenroku-en, designed to be enjoyed during every season. 1000 Rice Fields is one of the most scenic places, many people go to enjoy the scenery. The towns feel very traditional, there are historical sites, things to do, souvenir shops, local restaurants, and hotels.
Japan may have modern cities, but preserving old towns and traditional culture is very important. All throughout Japan there are towns from the Edo period with many visitors.
Have you ever seen or eaten "Gold leaf ice cream"? This unique ice cream is produced by the local shop "Hakuichi" located in Kanazawa, Ishikawa. You will be surprised to see the large square gold leaf covers almost the whole ice cream!
Kanazawa (Ishikawa Prefecture) is one of the most beautiful and historical cities in Japan, it has preserved samurai and geisha districts. Here are top 10 best things to do in Kanazawa.