Explore Kanazawa With these Discount Passes
While Kanazawa is full of historical streets, charming buildings, and facilities that allow visitors to experience this region's rich history, this city is also home to beautiful train stations and modern museums. In Kanazawa, it's easy to enjoy tradition, history, and contemporary culture while sightseeing in this fascinating city.
If these weren't enough reasons to visit Kanazawa, there are special discount tickets that allow you to experience this city to its fullest at a fraction of the regular rates! Here are some of them to enjoy sightseeing in Kanazawa.
Gourmet Ticket KANAZAWA BIMI
Kanazawa is a city of gastronomy, blessed with ingredients from the sea and mountains, and has long had its own unique culinary culture. So when you come to Kanazawa, you definitely want to enjoy the local delicacies.
For this, we recommend the Gourmet Ticket KANAZAWA BIMI. The ticket will allow you to order from the limited special set menus or receive a discount on regular menu items from a wide selection of restaurants with different price points and cuisines to suit whatever you're craving.
If you want to dine at a traditional ryotei restaurant, consider the ryotei plan. These plans start at 7,000–44,000 yen and allow you to enjoy Kanazawa's famous gourmet delights to your heart's content.
Kanazawa City One-Day Pass
Kanazawa City is a compact city dotted with art galleries, museums, and historical spots. The city has a well-developed bus transportation network, so it is convenient to use buses for sightseeing. The 600 yen Kanazawa City One-Day Pass allows you to ride freely within the designated area of Hokutetsu and West Japan JR bus routes all day long. You can also take the "Kanazawa Flat Bus," a small bus that tours the small streets of central Kanazawa, as well as the "KANAZAWA LOOP BUS," a circular bus that visits major sightseeing spots in Kanazawa City.
The more you ride, the more you save, and there is no need to worry about transportation costs during your trip. You can purchase the ticket at the Kanazawa Station Bus Terminal counter, at the Kanazawa Station Tourist Information Center, or on the web.
There is another advantage to using the one-day pass. You can enter 27 of Kanazawa's significant facilities, museums, and exhibitions, at a discounted rate by showing your pass. The ONE-DAY Pass is by far the best way to explore Kanazawa City.
The Samurai Passport gets you entry to 12 cultural facilities on the Kaga Hyakumangoku Excursion Route as often as you like for two days. You can visit facilities such as Kenrokuen Garden and Nomura Samurai Family Residence, which are must-visits when visiting Kanazawa.
The fee is 1,000 yen, is valid for two days, and is available for purchase at tourist information centers and major hotel counters in the city.
Kanazawa Cultural Facilities Passport
The Kanazawa Cultural Facilities Passport allows you to visit various museums and other cultural facilities in Kanazawa City. You can select from the 1-Day Passport, 3-Day Passport, or 1-Year Passport, which you can use as often as you like during the pass's validity period. With one of these in hand, you'll get to deeply immerse into Kanazawa's art and culture and the artists associated with Kanazawa.
The 1-DAY Passport is 520 yen, and the 3-DAY passport is 830 yen. The Kanazawa Cultural Facilities Passport can be purchased at the reception of facilities where they are available or online.