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Teramachi District

Teramachi, Nomachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
+81 76-241-3905
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ANOTHER HISTORIC DISTRICT

This area will help give you more insight to the historic Japan, Kanazawa is a very much what it... read more

Reviewed 3 April 2018
Warner L
,
Pasadena, California
Do not miss the Ninja Temple

There are an incredible number of temples within the district. As another reviewer has stated... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2016
Janice L
,
Orinda, California
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This temple district is most well-known for its "Ninja Temple," nicknamed ninja (Japanese spies) because of its hidden tunnels, secret rooms, maze of halls and stairways and other techniques to catch intruders.
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  • Average19%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
2 Apr 2018
“ANOTHER HISTORIC DISTRICT”
6 Nov 2016
“Do not miss the Ninja Temple”
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Teramachi, Nomachi, Kanazawa, Ishikawa Prefecture
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+81 76-241-3905
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Reviewed 3 April 2018

This area will help give you more insight to the historic Japan, Kanazawa is a very much what it was like living prior to the Meiji Period, flourishing in the Edo times.

Thank Warner L
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

There are an incredible number of temples within the district. As another reviewer has stated, many of them were closed so you can only view them from the street. We went to the district to tour the Ninja Temple (Myoryuji), which was a fascinating structure...More

Thank Janice L
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Reviewed 12 May 2016

Visit here even if you don’t visit the Ninja Temple (Myoryuji). We walked around here for an afternoon finding temples to photograph and quiet streets for strolling. We didn’t see another tourist the whole time. We looked into the courtyards of many temple compounds -...More

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Reviewed 14 March 2016

There are many temples in this area but we thought that Higashi Chayagai was a more charming area overall.

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Reviewed 25 July 2015

A great way to get your fix of temples! As you walk up the street there are temples on each side. Interesting photographs as each temple has its own flavor.

Thank LA4man
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Reviewed 4 June 2015 via mobile

We came across this district quite by luck while we were out exploring. It's filled with all sorts of interesting shops with many places to eat and enjoy the atmosphere. The adjacent street are filled with interesting buildings and an occasional shrine. Worthwhile seeking out.

Thank Lionel41
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Reviewed 3 February 2006

Be sure to book your visit to the Ninja Temple as aoon as you arrive in Kanazawa. The hotel front desk will do this for you. On arrival at the temple, you gather in the groupand are shown in. The tour lasts for about 45...More

4  Thank RainyKO
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