Japanese hotel "Sumiyoshiya Ryokan" in Kanazawa

Sumiyoshiya Ryokan is located Kanazawa City of Japan. Close to the Kenroku-en Garden, Omi-cho fish Market. We will write the sightseeing guide and the event, etc.

Our Ryokan has the longest history of 300 years among all the Ryokans in such Kanazawa.
We are simple and small Inn though, all through the ages we find customer’s smile encouraging and will continue to our Ryokan business in future as well.
Please relax at Sumiyoshiya Ryokan and have a pleasant day!



Would you like to go light-up bus tour ?

Light-up bus

Would you like to go light-up bus tour ?
Light-up Bus a round tour bus visits a lit-up zones and buildings in the center of Kanazawa every Saturday evening.

Special bus services day : 2012: Feb./3 (Fri.), Feb./10(Fri.)
No bus service day end and New Year holidays (December 29 to January 3).

Terminal #1 at east gate of Kanazawa Station 19:00 to 21:22.
Leaving at intervals of 10 minutes.
Our Sumiyoshiya ryokan nearest bus stop is Owari-cho.

Fee is 200 yen per ride (Schoolchild: 100 yen), A one-day free ticket sells at 300 yen.
However, You can not buy a one-day free ticket in the bus.
Advance you have to buy it at ticket center.

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"Dezome-shiki" - Acrobatic New Year's performance of firefighters

Acrobatic performance of Kanazawa firefighters will held conducted in Kanazawa Castle Park on 8th January 2012.
Acrobatic stunts are performed on the tall ladders by firemen.
Also firemen got together and flushed out water towards sky.

Day: 8th January 2012
Time: 10:00 a.m -11:00a.m
Place:Kanzawa Castle Park "Shinmaru Hiroba" (It will take 3 min on foot from our ryokan)

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Nagamachi samurai District

Nagamacjo Samurai District

Nagamachi samurai District winter

1th December, clay wall of Nagamachi samurai district is covered by strawy mat.
Because, Hokuriku area snow include much water, so protect clay wall from snow.
Kanazawa start getting ready for the winter.

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Kanazawa Geiko Dance

Kanazawa Geiko

Last month, we went to "Kanazawa geiko no Mai (dance)".
I am first time to see Geiko dance.
They were very beautiful and charming !

Unfortunately, this event already ended.
Next year , if you have a chance, come to Kanazawa and enjoy this event !

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Limited express bus

Hot springs are so popular in Japan.
Would you like take a dip in a hot spring ?

Every day,they have bus from Kanazawa station to Yamashiro Onsen,Yamanaka Onsen, Awazu Onsen, and Tatunokuchi Onsen.
It will take about 1~ 1:30 hour.
You don't need make a reservation.

Bold font : every day run.
Special run : October 8th to December 26th 2011 Every Saturday, Sunday, Monday and holiday.

Kanazawa station (11:10/ 14:55/ 16:20)

Tatunokuchi Onsen(11:55/ 15:40/ 17:05)

Awazu Onsen(12:17/ 16:02/ 17:27)

Nata temple(12:21/ 16:06/ 17:31)

Yamashiro Onsen(12:31/ 16:16/ 17:41)

Yamanaka Onsen(12:43/ 16:28/ 17:53)

Yamanaka Onsen(8:20/ 9:20/ 14:10)

Yamashiro Onsen(8:31/ 9:31/ 14:21)

Nata temple(8:41/ 9:41/ 14:31)

Awazu Onsen (8:45/ 9:45/ 14:35)

Tatunokuchi Onsen(9:07/ 10:07/ 14:57)

Kanazawa station(9:53/ 10:53/ 15:43)

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