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Surrounding tourism

  • Sightseeing

    • Park related to Emperor Keitai, Kakyo Park

      Although Kakyo Park is famous for its cherry blossoms in spring, zelkova, a Mt Sanriyama Kakyo Park near the spread of beech forest, it is also the Mecca of autumn leaves.
      Especially the mountain path where the maple vividly colors is worth a visit.
      There are plenty of places of interest such as light cherry blossoms related to the Keitai Emperor and the Ojigaike Pond.
    • Superb autumn leaves Echizen no Sato Ajimanoen

      The deep Ajimanoen related to Manyoshu (Collection of Ten Thousand Leaves), Mano-no-Tei can be admired through the four seasons such as Mizushima, wisteria, wisteria and autumn leaves.
      The Old Taniguchi House park is designated as an important cultural asset of the country.
    • One of the 100 best autumn leaves in Japan, Saifuku Temple

      About 630 years ago, it is Ryonyo Shonin Jodo Sect Chinzei School Ryonyo Shonin was opened by the Ryonyo Shonin and the Ryonyo Shonin. Located west of the city area, Foot of Mt Ohara of the Foot of Mt Ohara, it shows various expressions every season.
      Especially the color of autumnal leaves is beautiful, and in Jodo Shu, it is regarded as a famous temple of Hokuriku Prefecture and it has been chosen as one hundred autumnal leaves in Japan.It was in the middle of the Edo Period that it was created and is designated as the scenic spot of the country.
      I own many important cultural properties.It is open to the public every November 3 every year.
    • Mantokuji Temple one of Japan's Koyo hundred election

      Bunei 2 (1265), an ancient temple of Shingon Buddhism whose presence is described as the name of Gokurakuji Temple.It became a prayer place Sengoku Period, and it was the only Wakasa temple to be saved if a sinner would enter the temple. Nation designated scenic spot, the autumn leaves of natural monument Yoh Yamamoji Misa in white sand "Karesansui Garden" is splendid, it is also selected as one hundred Japanese colored leaves.Please enjoy the beautiful contrast of white sand and the trees colored red and yellow.
    • Echizen Suisen no Sato Park

      "Echizen Japanese Daffodil" is a generic term for Japanese Daffodil blooming on the Echizen Beach.It is widely known as one of Japan's three major cloth fabrics.
      ■Opening hours 9:00 to 16:30 ※From December 29th to January 1st is closed
      ■Admission fee Adult: 300 yen / Child: 200 yen

      The only nationwide crab specialty museum.Learn the mysterious ecology of the crab, such as the theater under the sea where you can see the stereoscopic picture about the crab, the crab Off Echizen the Off Echizen of Off Echizen, the tunnel aquarium with fish, and the chart hole that you can see the ecology of Echizen Crab by the mood that you got on the submarine can do.
      ■Closed 9:00 to 17:00 Closed on Tuesdays
      ■Admission fee Adult: 600 Yen / Child: 300 Yen
    • Tojinbo cliffs

      The miracle that the columnar cliff protruding in the Sea of ​​Japan continues for more than 1 km, so that the raging waves of the Sea of ​​Japan hit the cliffs is quite amazing.
      Geologically precious, it is also designated as a natural monument of the country.
    • Eihei-ji Temple

      Kangen 2-year (1244 years ago) about 750 years ago at Soto Sect Secto Atsushi Omoto where Mr. Dogen Zen Master opened, Zodiac Mecca that leads the world now.
      Although it is known as a tough Zen practice dojo, tourists can also experience Zen meditation and sutra.
      ■Possible viewing time 8: 30 - 16: 00
      ■Admission fee Adult·High school student: 500 yen / middle school student·Elementary school student: ¥ 200
  • Experience

    • Handmade soba experience Imajo Soba Dojo

      "Buckwheat" of Imajo to wow the buckwheat communication has been cultivated carefully in a challenging nature and climate.
      Imajo Soba Dojo, you can experience authentic soba noodles that combine genuine buckwheat flour dressed with stone mills and natural yams and beat with spring water.
      The taste of buckwheat noodles you struck is delicious.
      You can enjoy a buckwheat experience in a wide range from children to adults.
    • Pottery Workshop Echizen Pottery Village

      Echizen Ware is counted as one of Japan's six-class old kilns, its history is old, and it has been burned from the end of Heian about 800 years ago from now and more than 200 old kilns have been discovered.
      In these large-scale old kilns, daily miscellaneous goods such as turtle, fountain, mortar, boat Tokutoshi, and morning glory are burned, and the prosperity at the time is remembered.
      Each one of these unusual pottery items has a crafty beauty hidden in its withered soil and ash glaze taste, its tradition has been handed down to the present day and many people It is loved by.
    • Tojinbo Sunset Cruise

      The highlight of Tojinbo cliffs, roughly cut by the erosion of waves no matter what.
      It is about 1 kilometer and the rough waves of the Sea of ​​Japan hit the cliffs is really amazing.
      The columnar joint of this gigantic pyroxene andesite is only one here in Japan, it is precious geologically, and it is also designated as a natural monument of the country.

    • Rainbow Line overlooking the Mikata Five Lakes and the Sea of Japan

      Speaking of a place where you can overlook the Mikata Five Lakes, it is Mt Baijodake.
      It is located on the Shore of Lake Suigetsu of Shore of Lake Suigetsu, about 400 meters above sea level.
      Formerly it was a great climbing course for families, but the Rainbow Line (toll road) was made and the climbing course has gone.
      However, the drive course to the summit is popular.
      In addition to each of the beauty Five lakes from the summit, it is possible to face a Urami River and area of the Sea of Japan, you will enjoy while comparing the differences of each of the color and size of the lake and the sea.
      As its name suggests, plum blossoms are in full bloom in early spring, and the fragrance of plum drifts throughout the mountain.
      After that, you can see fresh green in the early summer and autumn leaves in autumn.
    • Traditional Crafts Experience Echizen Takeningyo-no-sato

      Echizen Village Of Bamboo Doll of Echizen Village Of Bamboo Doll, there are a large number of excellent bamboo dolls and bamboo crafts created on the theme of Noh, Kyogen, Kabuki, etc. as well as the customs that are transmitted to the local area using Moso Bamboo and Somoku Moso Bamboo.
      You can also visit the workshop where craftsmen are creating bamboo dolls, bamboo dragonfly, bamboo work practice of bamboo dolls.
      We also have a creative bamboo doll museum and a museum shop.
    • Time slip to the age of fossils Dinosaur Museum

      It is a base of dinosaur fossil research from an international perspective.
      It is a facility that combines the dinosaur fossil information center which receives and transmits research information on a global scale, a museum where adults can enjoy kids and a field museum where experiential learning can be done.
      The wonder of the dinosaur and the impression of the discovery are here.
    • Washi making experience Echizen Washi Village

      Echizen City Imadate Papyrus House Echizen City Imadate Washi no Sato-dori Street offers Japanese-style handicraft experiences.
      You can make only one original Japanese paper in the world.
    • Uchi Hamono Experience Takefu Knife Village

      Takefu Knife Village, located next to Echizen no Sato and Ajimanoen Takefu Knife Village, is a joint plant of a research group of young cutting blade craftsmen.
      When entering into a cylindrical unique building, 1.8 m blade cut knives will jump into your eyes.
      In the workshop, I would like to visit the traditional forging technique carefully.
      We also hold production classes such as sharpening classroom, paper knife, kitchen knife.
    • Making lacquerware experience Urushi no Sato Kaikan

      Urushi no Sato Kaikan is a facility that aims to promote the Echizen Lacquerware Industry, widely conveys the attractiveness of the Echizen Lacquerware, and allows you to look, touch, and experience.
      We also do exhibitions and craftsmen's lacquerware making demonstrations.

  • Annual event(April - June)

    • April, Maruoka Castle Cherry Blossom Festival Maruoka Town, Sakai City

      The symbol of the town Maruoka Castle castle is Hirayama Castle with the oldest castle tower in Japan, as the alias of Kasumigajo Hirayama Castle, the figure floating in cherry blossoms in spring full bloom is beautifully fantastic.
       Tensho 4 years of the Sengoku Period (1576) Nobunaga Oda's life as a preparation for one - sided rikka Katsuie Shibata built a nephew' s Katsutoyo.
      After four generations, he maintained a fortune until the Bakumatsu of the Bakumatsu as a residence castle for the Tokugawa Clan, Fudai Daimyo Honda Clan and Arima Clan.
      First generation of Honda Clan Lord Narishige Arima Clan is a martial arts Sakuzaemon Honda as a Sakuzaemon Honda the Sakuzaemon Honda of the Sakuzaemon Honda which is known as "one stroke enlightenment ..." and the foundation of the Maruoka is built, and the next Arima Clan is the eighth generation since the first generation Prince Kiyosumi transferred from Nobeoka Over and over, the culture and industry that are known to the present day, such as the Hyuga Kagura, have flourished and survived until the Bakumatsu.
    • April, Eiheiji Temple Flower Festival Eiheiji Town

      At the festival celebrating the birth of Buddha's Buddha, white elephants (production) and flower-decorated cars will host parades and kindergarten, local Japanese drums performances, product city and so on.There are also behaviors of Hakuaka Ju and Amafaka.
    • April, Echizen Historical Costume Parade Fukui City

      Echizen Historical Costume Parade that takes place in early April every year.
      Warlords and warriors of the Warring States who colored Fukui's history, such as Yoshisada Nitta, Yoshikage Asakura, Katsuie Shibata, Hideyasu Yuki, Shungaku Matsudaira, and the people of the city, put a body on the wall, a brave era picture scroll in the center of Fukui City Unfold.

    • April, Hanekae Festival Tsuruga City

      In April, as the cherry blossoms begin to crumble in the city as if invited by the warm winds, the town of Tsuruga can also be gorgeous.
      Hana no Hanekae Festival at Kanegasaki Shrine, Hanekae Festival at Kanegasaki Shrine spot for cherry blossoms, is a fancy cherry blossom festival where men and women of cherry blossom viewing Hanekae Festival at Kanegasaki Shrine exchanged voices by saying "Let's change the flower", exchange cherry blossom twigs, and communicated their thoughts.
    • May, Echizen Urushi no Sato Festival Sabae City

      Sabae City the eastern part of Sabae City, the Kawada District has "history of Lacquerware town" and 1500 years history and tradition.
      Echizen Lacquerware combines elegance and robustness, and today it occupies about 80% of the nationwide lacquerware for business use, and has received designation of traditional crafts of the country.
      Beginning with the city parade, drill performances, brass band performances, Kids Yanshiki performances, karaoke championships, singing shows, tea ceremony, etc. are held, and the "Japanese lacquerware trade show", "Rokuro demonstration", and "Painting experience" are organized by the association. .
      "Naruko" in the form of "bowl" and signboards made with bowl and tray are also one of the charm of the festival.
    • May, Sabae Azalea Festival Sabae City

      Early May.Nishiyama Park is the first azalea park on the Japan Sea side where about 43,000 azaleas were planted.
      A variety of events will be held against the background of azalea with red, white and purple flowers, and opens such as Chizuzoba, bamboo shoot tea shop, special product goods sold and so on.The best time to see is in mid-May.
    • May, Mikuni Festival Mikuni Town, Sakai City

      The Mikuni Festival, in which a huge warrior doll floats through the town, is also famous as one of the Hokuriku 3 Major Festivals.
      On the mid day of the festival on May 20th, there is a row of Mushyu doll floats with a height of 5.5 m, and many tourists visit.
      Mikuni Jinja Shrine the vicinity of Mikuni Jinja Shrine, old times crowded stalls, street stalls and stalls are lined up, and we are telling the prosperity and enthusiasm of the Minatomachi Mikuni ports of Minatomachi Mikuni.
    • May, Imajo Soba Festival Minamiechizen Town

      It will be held on the 4th Sunday of May every year to get to know the soba town · Imajo.
      The venue, the 365 Ski Resort, features a 365 Ski Resort of specialty shops such as handmade soba made by local soba makers and local sake and sansai.
      On the stage various events such as soba-eaten eating contests and singing song performances are held, which is a crowd with many people from inside and outside the prefecture.
    • May, Echizen Ceramics Festival Echizen Town

      Echizen Ceramics Festival"is held at Echizen Togeimura on the last Saturday, Sunday and Monday of May every year, and it is crowded with around 100,000 tourists from inside and outside the prefecture.
      Above all, Echizen Ware pottery city is very popular because it is 20% to 30% cheaper than the market price, and it is full of various special events such as village special product bazaar, kayo show, local entertainment announcement, and Satsukiage tea party.
    • June, Arawa Shore of Lake Kitagata Japanese Iris Festival Arawa City

      A freshwater lake located Along National Route 305 the northern end of Fukui Prefecture.
      Iris Bridge, which has a beautiful silhouette floating, is a symbol of Kitagatako Lake.
      The iris garden on the lake is one of the most famous in the whole country, and 500 thousand 500 flowers of 300 species flowers are blossomingly blooming perfectly for about one month from late May.
      From late June there is the Japanese Iris Festival, and stock and sale of the Hanayo and tour boats on the lake are held, and the crowd is crowded with many people.
    • June, Lily Festa Maruoka Town, Sakai City

      Opened as a facility for receiving and communicating information on rural residents' exchange, recreation and agriculture.
      There are 3,800 square meters of exhibition field in the park, and in June June there are 40 kinds of lily flowers blooming in full bloom.
      In addition to the flowering season of lily, you can also enjoy flowers throughout the year with sunflower in the summer and cosmos in the fall.
      In addition, there are barbecue plaza and contact rental farm, farm village park, dome with symbol of Town’s flower "Lily" as place which can interact while being familiar with agriculture.
  • Annual event(September to November)

    • September, Shirayama Tourist Chestnut Farm Kurokawa Town, Echizen City

      About 1700 hectares of chestnut trees are planted on about 6.5 hectares, and five types of chestnut trees that grow in the park, such as "Tanzawa" and "Kunimi, " are all known for their high sugar content and delicious.
      It is ripe and delicious that it falls naturally to the ground.Let's challenge.
    • October, Cosmos Festival Egami Town, Fukui City, Goshogaichi Town

      The area of ​​the Cosmos Park is 10 hectares.Among them, about 100 million cosmos are blooming all over.
      In the meantime, farmers' hand-made events will be held.Fresh vegetable city, flower trolley service, huge maze etc are popular.
    • October, Maruoka Kojo Castle Festival Honmachi, Maruoka Town, Sakai City

      Outbreak ceremony was held at Maruoka Castle, and a brave and magnificent parade is unfolded, such as kids Daimyo queue and Karakuri doll floats walking in the subsequent Gomiso Parade.
      In addition, we will decorate the finale of the festival, followed by a total dance by approximately 3000 citizens in the shopping street, a fancy mochi maki, a Yosakoi dance.
    • October, Takefu Chrysanthemum Doll Takase, Echizen City

      Exhibition of chrysanthemums exceeding 10,000 pots, centered on the traditional chrysanthemum doll exhibition.
      NewOSK Nippon Revue is an event that can be enjoyed with families such as the Grand NewOSK Nippon Revue Show of NewOSK Nippon Revue and playland where young children can play.
      We also conducted a night sales.Please see the night view of "Takefu" as family and important person from lighted-up night chrysanthemum and Ferris wheel.
    • October, Tourism Mandarin Orange Farm Yatsumata Town, Fukui City

      The magnificent Sea of ​​Japan can be seen at the northernmost of oranges production, and it is an oranges garden popular with families.

    • October, Kono Apple Orchard Otani, Minamiechizen Town

      Apple garden with panoramic views of the Sea of ​​Japan.There are 15 varieties with different harvest times.
    • October, Mandarin Orange Picking Along Higashiura Coast, Tsuruga City

      Please spend the autumn time watching the majestic view of Tsuruga Bay the Echizen Beach, which is the northern limit of oranges production.
      Please enjoy plentifully with your family and friends with sweet and sour tangerines.Souvenirs are included on the way home.
    • October, Shiro Town, Ono City Sandai Morning Market Local Food Festival Shiro Town, Ono City

      It is the autumn food festival held every seventh Saturday and Sunday in Nanba Street every October.
      Ono is a popular event that gathers fresh mountain seafood from various places, such as the morning market in Ono, the morning market in Friendly cities and towns and the immediate sale of products, etc.
      A lot of citizens and tourists fill the streets in search of the taste that is only available here.
    • October, Kuzuryu Autumn Color Festival Kakuno, Izumi Village, Ono City

      In addition to the autumnal leaves market where local special products, "mountains, villages, seafood" are available, we also performed foliage stage including local arts and concerts.
      In the children's open space, there are lots of sections that can be enjoyed by parents and children, such as "Woodworking land" such as bamboo tonbo and mochi making and "fishing moat corner" in addition to "foliage land such as green day and soap bubbles and fluffy".
    • November, Biccrab Echizen-kaigan Fuyu Poppo Echizen Town

      We start selling "Echizen Crab" and we will immediately sell fresh seafood and local specialties landing in the local area.
      There is also a lottery where stage shows and luxury prizes are won.
    • November, Hanagatami Momiji Festival Awatabe Town, Echizen City

      Although Kakyo Park is famous for its cherry blossoms in spring, zelkova, a Mt Sanriyama Kakyo Park near the spread of beech forest, it is also the Mecca of autumn leaves.
      Especially the mountain path where the maple vividly colors is worth a visit.