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Kanazawa Walking Tours

Open Now: 10:00 - 17:30
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We are experienced English speaking guides. We provide private and group tours. Here to share our wealth of knowledge about this beautiful city. Our tours, designed for a range of interests and budgets are for people who want to see and feel this...more
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Kanazawa 920-0843, Ishikawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We had a wonderful day with Reiko walking around Kanazawa. She was very informative, engaging and fun to be with. She was very open to sharing her culture. We saw some very beautiful sites including the gardens, the geisha area, castle park and Samuri area....More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had a wonderful time in Kanazawa and our guide Kazu was both knowledgeable and wonderful company. We were met at our hotel and as it was raining in the morning we had our first experience of using a bus in Japan but we were...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the positive feedback for our tour and for Kazu. All our experiences are tailored to the individual and we are delighted to hear it went to your satisfaction. We hope that one day you do return to Kanazawa and we...More

Reviewed 16 February 2019

Tony was a great guide, we took our 3 kids including a toddler. We were able to go at our own pace and stop often. Our school-aged kids had the perfect history lesson. We highly recommend this as the best way to see this wonderful...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank AdamPerryAu
Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you so much for the positive feedback, we are happy to hear Tony and our tour suited your family. We do our best to keep everyone engaged at their own pace. We hope the rest of your time in Japan was as memorable

Reviewed 12 January 2019 via mobile

Kanazawa Tours solved the puzzle of an impromptu plan to visit Shirakawa-go area. Gavin was the perfect pre-trip coordinator, efficiently and promptly answering every (of my many a) question erasing every plan barrier... that gave me the comfort level to proceed with the trip to...More

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Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thank you for the brilliant feedback, we are delighted to hear that Gavin and Mai were able to manage your Kanazawa and Shirakawago to Takayama trip. We work hard to open these locations up to the travelling public and are always happy to hear that...More

Reviewed 10 January 2019

Gavin was our guide for the 5 days that we were in Takayama and Kanazawa. He went out of his way to accommodate our needs and is always patient. The places that he took us for lunches were fantastic. We had the best meals there....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thank you for the recommendation, we really appreciated your faith in us by allowing us to manage your Japan trip. We are delighted to hear you were satisfied with our services, wishing you all the best from all the team at KWT

Reviewed 8 January 2019

Masa and Tetsu were very punctual and started the day by briefing us with the plan and taking into account our interests. Because of this, the tour went smoothly and we left Kanazawa seeing almost everything! They brought us to places that we would have...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 23 January 2019

Thank you so much for this wonderful review, we are delighted to see the team went out of their way to support a most memorable trip to Japan. We hope the memories last a lifetime. All the best from the team at KWT

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

We had a full day walking tour with Masayo, who went out of her way to schedule an itinerary that fitted in our highlights. We saw many historical samurai places, local crafts, Noh theatre, the beautiful Kenrokuen Gardens and the 21st century art museum. She...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank choc559
Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

Thank you for the positive feedback, Kanazawa Tours is delighted to offer another customised tour. We are always happy to hear that Masayo provided another quality tour. Thanks from all the team

Reviewed 6 January 2019 via mobile

The country itself is great but Kanazawa Walking Tours made it so much better! Our tour guide Gavin was so attentive to our needs, very adaptive, very punctual and went above and beyond what was needed of him! Would definitely recommend for anyone going to...More

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Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

Thank you so much for the recommendation, we are delighted to say that we are now offering tours all over Japan. Gavin is a real star and we are lucky to have him. We hope the rest of your tour was as memorable.

Reviewed 5 January 2019 via mobile

I highly recommend Kanazawa walking tours. Our guide Masayo was fantastic. Masayo was very good company. She explained the history of the gardens, Castle, Samurai District and Geisha District. We had an awesome day. It was so much better than trying to visit these sites...More

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Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 9 January 2019

Thank you so much for the positive feedback, we are delighted to hear that Masayo did another excellent job. It sounds like she brought you to some of the great spots in Kanazawa. We hope the rest of your time in Japan was as memorable.

Reviewed 27 December 2018

My husband and I had a brief stayover (a day and a half) in Kanazawa. We wanted to do a day trip to Shirakawago, Gokayama and Takayama. We were on a tight schedule so we contacted Kanazawa Tours to help us with the planning. Gavin...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Mike K, Manager at Kanazawa Walking Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2018

Thank you so much for sharing your positive experience with Kanazawa Walking Tours, we are delighted to hear that our driver guides were able to show you so much of the unique Japanese countryside. We are also thrilled to hear that their personality inspired you....More

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Kisse
17 March 2018|
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Response from Kanazawa T | Property representative |
Hi Kisse, Thank you for the question. All the information is on our site. You can also click through from trip advisor to our site. You can book the tours usually even 48 hours in advance (although you may not get a guide in... More
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Glynch08
17 January 2017|
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Response from Mike K | Property representative |
Hi, Not sure what happened there. I shall update this now, thanks for the update. Mike (Kanazawa Walking Tours)
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Michael M
12 November 2016|
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Hi Michael , we are currently developing a bike tour, if you would like more information please contact us through our webform. We would be happy to take you
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