Yuwaku Onsen – A Quaint Town to Enjoy Onsen at Kanazawa

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Whilst there are plenty of historic attractions in Kanazawa, the city itself is quite modern. If you are seeking a spot that is quieter and less touristy, Yuwaku Onsen (湯涌温泉) that is 60 minutes away by bus from Kanazawa’s city centre can be a great choice. The hot spring town that has a history as long as 1,300 years is surrounded by rich nature and a different type of traditional atmosphere to the tea house districts in Kanazawa. It is also where the anime – Hanasaku Iroha (花咲くいろは) that was broadcasted in 2011 was modelled on!

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