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!

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Hyakumangoku Festival from June 4th to June 6th

Kaga Yuzen Toro Nagashi

Let me show you event.

Kanazawa city will hold Hyakumangoku Festival from June 5th to June 7th.
Various events such as Parade, Tea ceremonies and Odori-nagashi (parade of Japanese dance) will be held day-and-night in the city.
Besides those parades, we recommend that the mysterious Kaga Yuzen Toro Nagashi (the floating of lanterns lit with candles and decorated with Kaga Yuzen silk textiles).

Date: 4th June in 2010
Time: 19:00~21:00
Place: Tne Asanogawa Ohashi Bridge.(near Higashi Chaya District)

Tōrō nagashi (灯籠流し) is a Japanese ceremony in which participants float paper lanterns (chōchin) down a river. This is primarily done on the last evening festival based on the belief that this guides the spirits of the departed back to the other world.


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citizen's tea ceremony

Gyokusen-en Garden

A citizen's tea ceremony will be held in 21st century museum "Syoujuan" on May 8 and 9.
You can easily enter a tea ceremony.
However,if you want to experience traditional Japanese tea making, we recommend "Gyokusen-en Garden".
Please refer to Gyokusen-en Garden website for more information.

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"Light-up of Kenrokuen Garden and Kanazawa Castle Park"

Light up of Kenrokuen Garden and Kanazawa Castle Park

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"Light-up of Kenrokuen Garden and Kanazawa Castle Park" .
Night viewing of illuminated cherry blossoms is popular.

Date: From 5th April to 11th April in 2010
Light-up Time: 18:30~21:30

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Sumiyoshiya Ryokan's Breakfast

Breakfast of Sumiyoshiya Ryokan (japanese style)

Breakfast of Sumiyoshiya Ryokan (Western style)

Would you like breakfast?
Breakfast is served from 7:00 to 9:00 at dining room.
Please,start the day out with a robust breakfast
Of course, we can prepare Western style breakfast too!

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