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Surrounding tourism

  • Sightseeing

    • Keitai Emperor related park 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.
    • Ajimanoen autumn leaves Echizen no Sato Ajimanoen

      In Ajimanoen deeply related to Manyoshu, you can appreciate through the four seasons such as water basho, wisteria, hagi, autumn leaves, etc. In autumn you can catch the Manyo no Roman while being surrounded by autumn leaves.
      The former Taniguchi family in the park is designated as an important cultural property of the country.
    • One of the 100 autumnal leaves in Japan Saifukuji Temple

      About 630 years ago, Mr. Nakamoto of Jodo Shu Chinzeiha the good man opened.City of the west, at the foot Mt Oharasan, show us a variety of facial expressions for each 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.
    • One of 100 favorites in Japan

      Bunei 2 (1265), an ancient temple of Shingon Buddhism whose presence is described as the name of Gokurakuji Temple.It was Wakasa's only run-up temple to become a prayer place Sengoku Period and to saved even if a sinner entered 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 Japanese Daffodil Ri 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
    • ECHIZENGANI MUSEUM

      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.
    • Eiheiji

      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

    • Hand-side 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.
    • Ceramic art experience Echizen Togeimura

      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 cliffs 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 Mikata Five Lakes and the Japan Sea

      Speaking of a place that can overlook Mikata Five Lakes, it is Mt Baijodake.
      Here is located in Suigetsuko Lake banks, altitude 400 meters.
      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.
      From the top of the mountain you can enjoy the beauty of each of Goku, Urami River and the sea of ​​the Sea of ​​Japan, and you can enjoy the difference between the color and size of each 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 handicraft experience Echizen Village Of Bamboo Doll

      Many bamboo dolls and bamboo crafts made with subjects such as Noh, Kyogen, Kabuki etc. are displayed on Echizen Village Of Bamboo Doll of Echizen Village Of Bamboo Doll well as customs that are transmitted to the local town using Masutake, Moso bamboo etc etc.
      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.
    • Experience to make The Echizen Washi Village

      Echizen City Imadate"papyrus hall" in Echizen City Imadate"Washio Satodori Street", you can experience Japanese paper hand crawlers.
      You can make only one original Japanese paper in the world.
    • Takefu Knife Village experience Takefu Knife Village

      Takefu Knife Village located right next to Echizen no Sato and Ajimanoen is a joint factory of a research group of young cutting knife craftworkers.
      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.
    • Experience making lacquerware Echizen Lacquerware Traditional Industry Hall

      Echizen Lacquerware Traditional Industry Hall is a facility that aims to promote the Echizen Lacquerware industry, widely communicating the charm of Echizen Lacquerware, to see, touch and experience.
      We also do exhibitions and craftsmen's lacquerware making demonstrations.

  • Annual event(April - June)

    • April, Maruoka Castle Cherry Blossom Festival Sakai City Maruoka

      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 kept his fate until the Bakumatsu of the Bakumatsu as Arima Clan Honda Clan Okami's scorer of the Tokugawa Clan, as the castle of Arima Clan.
      Honda Clan primary Prince Narishige laid the foundations of Maruoka repeated military exploits as the son of Sakuzaemon Honda, known for "one-stroke Keijo ...", Utsurifu since 8 generations following Arima Clan is founder Prince Kiyosumi from Nobeoka Over the course of the year, such as the Hyuga Kagura other cultures and industries that have passed on today have prospered 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.
      Warriors of the Sengoku and warriors of the Sengoku who colored the history of Fukui, such as Yoshikage Asakura Yoshisada Nitta Yoshikage Asakura, Katsuie Shibata, Hideyasu Yuki, Shungaku Matsudaira, and the city of Shungaku Matsudaira, decorated themselves with armor helmets and made a brave era picture in the center of Fukui city I will 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.
      The cherry blossom view · Kanesakigu Shrine's Hanekae Festival is an Hanekae Festival flowing cherry blossom Hanekae Festival where a couple sightseeing girls watching a cherry blossom viewing voice calling out "swap flowers", exchanging cherry blossoms and conveying their feelings.
    • May, the Echizen Nozomi 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 a parade in the market, a drill performance and a brass band performance, a kids' kankeki, a karaoke championship, a song show, a tea ceremony etc. are held and the association sponsored "domestic lacquerware trade fair" "rocro demonstration" "painting experience" will be held .
      "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 Sakai City Mikuni Town

      The Mikuni Festival, where a huge warrior doll floats walking around the town, is famous as one of the three Hokuriku 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 Minami Echizen Town

      It will be held on the 4th Sunday of May every year to get to know the soba town · Imajo.
      At the 365 ski area to be the venue, shops of handmade soba and local specialty items such as sake and wild vegetables are served by locals' soba nocturnal master.
      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.
      Especially in Echizen Ware pottery city, cheapest because it is cheap from 20% to 30%, so many popular events such as village special products bazaar, song show, regional entertainment announcement, Satsukiage tea ceremony etc.
    • June, Reveal Kitagatako Lake banks Iris Festival Shin'nami City

      Freshwater lake located along national highway No. 305 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 the end of June there is an iris festival, crowds of irises and pleasure boats around the lake are held and crowded with lots of people.
    • June, Yuri 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, contact lease farm, rural park, dome which symbolizes town flower "Yuri" as a place to be able to communicate with agriculture in familiar fashion.
  • Annual event(September to November)

    • September, Hakusan Sightseeing Kurono Echizen shi Kurokawa Town

      About 1,700 chestnut trees are planted in the site of about 6.5 hectares, and five types of chestnut trees that grow in the park, such as "Tanzawa" "Kunimi", are all reputed to be high in sugar content and tasty.
      It is ripe and delicious that it falls naturally to the ground.Let's challenge.
    • October, Cosmos Festival Fukui City Egami Town, Godakiguchi cho

      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 Old castle festival Honmachi Maruoka cho, 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 Kikuningyo Echizen shi Takase

      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, 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 garden Yukimata cho, 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 Echizen Town Otani

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

      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, Sandai Morning Market Local Food Festival Ono machi Town

      It is the autumn food festival held every seventh Saturday and Sunday in Nanba Street every October.
      Ono is a popular event where a variety of fresh mountain seafood gathers together, including Ono morning market, morning market of friendship city town and spot sale of property.
      A lot of citizens and tourists fill the streets in search of the taste that is only available here.
    • October, Kuzuryu Autumn Color Festival Ono shi Izumi village Takano

      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 plaza, in addition to the "autumnal leaves such as green days and soap bubbles, fluffy," besides "corner of woodworking land" such as bamboo dragonfly and whistle making, "fishing pit corner", are full of enjoyable corner in parent and child.
    • November, Big Love Echizen Beach Winter 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, Flower Momi Momjji Festival Kurita-machi Echizen shi

      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.