Opened in March 2015, the new Hokuriku Shinkansen line
connects Tokyo and Nagano with Kanazawa
. There are two shinkansen that operate the line between Nagano and Kanazawa, the Kagayaki and the Hakutaka shinkansen. The fastest train with limited stops is the Kagayaki, which take only 2.5 hours from Tokyo
to Kanazawa.0 KM - NAGANO station
30 KM - 0H11- IIYAMA station
Try the local cuisine that is highly valued throughoutJapan. Specialities include sasazushi (sushi on bamboo grass), Tomikura Soba, asparagus and mushrooms.