Place to go

Things to do

Area : fukui

 
Tojinbo

Tojinbo

Tojinbo, where rough waves are washing on the thrilling precipice, often appe...

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Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum

Fukui Prefectural Dinosaur Museum

One of the largest dinosaur museums in the world is located in Katsuyama City...

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The Eiheiji Head Temple

The Eiheiji Head Temple

This is the headquarters of Soto sect, one of Japan’s Zen Buddhism and founde...

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Echizen-gani (crab)

Echizen-gani (crab)

You cannot speak of winter foods in Fukui Prefecture without talking about Ec...

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Sauce Katsudon (Rice with breaded and deep-fried pork cutlet on top)

Sauce Katsudon (Rice with breaded and deep-fried pork cutlet on top)

Katsudon is a popular dish served all over Japan. Breaded and deep-fried pork...

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Echizen Oroshi Soba (buckwheat noodles with grated Japanese radish)

Echizen Oroshi Soba (buckwheat noodles with grated Japanese radish)

Despite the simplicity of the dish of Japanese buckwheat noodles with grated ...

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Processed Seafood

Processed Seafood

The most famous processed seafood in Fukui Prefecture is “heshiko”, a traditi...

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Wakasa Lacquered Chopsticks

Wakasa Lacquered Chopsticks

“Wakasa lacquered chopsticks” are a perfect souvenir of Japan. The chopsticks...

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Zen T shirt

Zen T shirt

Zen T shirts, available at the stands inside Eiheiji Temple and shops at the ...

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Maruoka Castle

Maruoka Castle

Most of the Castle Towers in Japan were rebuilt after the feudal days, howeve...

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Echizen Washi Village

Echizen Washi Village

Washi (Japanese paper)-making of Echizen city has a history of about 1500 yea...

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Ichijodani Asakura Clan Ruins

Ichijodani Asakura Clan Ruins

These are the only medieval ruins where the restored castle town is maintaine...

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