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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Direction to Tanada

"Noto Peninsula " of Ishikawa Prefecture is identified as world agriculture heritage.
Because Noto Peninsula has beautiful "Tanada" and traditional events.

"Tanada" is terraced rice paddies along steep hills.
It is just one example of beautiful Japanese scenery.
The total distance about 140 km from kanazawa city.

Our guest ask us, "How do I get to there?"
so, I checked a detail on it.

First, please get on Wajima expressway bus from Kanazawa station and get off at Wajima Ekimae.
Next, please get on Ushitsu Ekimae (Machino line bus)from Wajima Ekimae and get off at Shirayone.

It is a few minute walk away, you can see "Tanada".
(This trip take about 4 hours from our ryokan.)

We have bus time schedules, please ask us anytime !


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Acappella and Jazz

Kanazawa city will held some music events.

"Kanazawa Acappella Town 2011"
This events will held acappella performances in many places in Kanazawa city.
Date:August 20th, 2011
Place:13 places in the center of Kanazawa city.
For more information is Kanazawa Acappella Town 2011.

"Kanazawa Jazz Street 2011"
Date: 17th,18th and 19th September (3 days).
Kanazawa Jazz Street 2011 will held about 150 concerts at about 20 venues in center of Kanazawa city.
You can enjoy Jazz of a big-name artist ,amateur and students.
For more information is Kanazawa Jazz Street 2011.

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The nearest swimming beach

Our guest sometimes ask us,
「Where is the nearest swimming beach from our ryokan?」

We answer that location of the nearest swimming beach is " Uchinada swimming beach ".
It will take 30 minutes by train and foot from Kanazawa station.

Uchinada swimming beach has beautiful sand beach,so it will full with people in summer.

The directions are as follows:
Hokuriku tetudou Asanogawa line
Please, get on Hokutetu Kanazawa station(Next to JR Kanazawa station) and get off "Uchinada station" and then on foot 15 min.

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Star Festival

Stare Festival

We prepared bamboo leaf for Star Festival in this year.
Would you like to write your wishes on strips of colored ?

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Fireworks Events in Kanazawa

Kanazawa will held 2 big fireworks events.

"Hokkoku Hanabi Taikai 2011"
Date: 2011/07/30(If bad weather,it will be held the next day.)
Time: 19:45
Place:Omameda athletic ground (Saigawa River)

"Hokuriku Chunichi Hanabi Taikai"
Date: 2011/08/06 bad weather,it will be held the next day.)
Time: 19:45
Place:Omameda athletic ground (Saigawa River)

20 minutes walk from our hotel,You can see them.

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Star Festival 2011

This year our ryokan prepare bamboo branches.
Would you like to write a wish on a strip of paper?

The other, held event.

" Machiya de Tanabata "
you can see japanese traditional old house and enjoy Star Festival.

Date: 2011/07/03 2:00 p.m to 8:00 p.m
Place :Otemachi 9 -10 "House of Kawakami".

"Tanabata no Yube "

You can enjoy concert by flute, Koto (Japanese harp) and Japanese flute.
And you can do sparkler. (30 yen per one)

Date: 2011/07/10 5:00 p.m to 8:30 p.m
Place : Rokumaimachi 2-22 "Guest House Pongyi "

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