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1-1 Kinoshinbomachi, Kanazawa 920-0858, Ishikawa Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday

There is a wooden arch outside the train station which is OK but between it and the station entrance there is a lot of metal and glass roof which is an eyesore. Don't go and visit it especially. They have a water feature that tells...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank B T
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

An easy place as stations go. Very safe. So many places to eat. Good place to shop for souvenirs. Plenty of other shops as well. Well designed and allows weary travellers and shoppers, as well, seats to rest their tired feet. Clean with good restrooms...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Elfilibusterismo
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This is by far my favourite train station because it is clean, not too crowded, plenty of shops and restaurants to dine. The supermarket on the second floor sells fruits and locally made snacks like mochi that are reasonably priced and delicious. I had issues...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Emily2018_G_Scott
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

This place is so interesting and plenty of food to see or buy. If you are early, go try the restaurants or cafes in this station. They have nice local and western meals and worth a try. If you have time, go to the souvenir...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Gan_Intl_Travel
Reviewed 4 days ago

This station is quite large for the town, but is easy to navigate around and find where you need to go.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Scott W
Reviewed 5 days ago

This station is connected to the local trains, buses and shopping malls. The Tsuzumi-Mon Gate is an attraction on its own in Kanazawa

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Anniesg L
Reviewed 6 days ago

You will likely arrive here and the station is touted as one of the most beautiful in the world. I am not sure about this but the architecture is quite amazing.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Lee K
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were met here by Paul from Kanazawa adventures and he explained the pillars with the contemporary art in contemporary and historical styles of local artisans. Also, a great place to buy local specialist gifts to take home.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank erinlangtravels
Reviewed 1 week ago

a nice big station. lots of places to eat and grab snacks. places to shop. tourist information and easy access via bus and commuter trains.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank hunglow
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This station was interesting to see and easy to navigate Nice combination of function and beauty. Many ways to travel from here.

Date of experience: March 2019
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June 3, 2017|
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Response from idaadhiya | Reviewed this property |
Yes, last april its my second time go to japan. Still many suprise experience. Just decide the date and begin to book the accomodation by online. Choose free cancellation. Read review of hotel or hostel, recommend near JR... More
August 9, 2016|
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Response from Rachna2013 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, but there are 2 big malls: 100bangai forus you could look up their websites ... it will give you an idea maybe.
October 5, 2015|
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