Kanazawa, a designated UNESCO is the capital of Ishikawa Prefecture and widely known as one of the most authentic castle towns in Japan. It is boasts many historical attractions such as restored residences and districts, as well as modern museums and fresh food markets. The main attraction to be visited during your stay in Kanazawa is Kenrokuen, one of the most famous and beautiful gardens in Japan. Other places of interest include the Higashi Chaya district which is an area with traditional teahouse hosted by Geisha.