Higashi Chaya-gai is a district name in Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa. There were “West” “East” “Kazuemachi” and 3 Chaya district in Kanazawa-shi. An old building is also left present which became a Japanese-style restaurant district in Higashi Chaya district at the inside. In 2001, it was designated as important preservation district of historic buildings.
About 130m of north and south, about 180m of east and west and the area are about 1.8 ha. 2/about 3 among building 140 in the preservation area is a traditional structure. Beauty, old streets with a grid go out and are left. It’s one of main tourist spots in Kanazawa.
Address: Higashiyama 1, Kanazawa-shi, Ishikawa (GoogleMap)