Information／ Annual Festivals
Echizen Japanese Paper
We are proud of this paper’s history and high quality. We regularly use it in our daily life as well as in formal documents.
This cutlery is produced through a process that uses fire.
Echizen chest of Drawers
This chest of drawers is delicate and simple in design. The ornamental metal fittings are especially beautiful. They are handcrafted with the traditional skills used in producing Echizen cutlery.
Echizen Buckwheat Noodles (oroshi soba)
These noodles are served only with grated radish and sauce, but the taste is wonderful. This is one of the most delicious foods in Echizen.
Sweet bean paste and rice cake covered with sponge cake
Sweet bean jelly, eaten only in winter
Rice cracker dusted with sugar
Takefu Exit of the Hokuriku Highway
7 hours from Tokyo
2 hours from Nagoya
3 hours from Osaka
JR Takefu Station
3 hours 20 minutes from Tokyo by bullet train (Shinkansen)
1 hour 50 minutes from Nagoya by limited express
1 hour 40 minutes from Osaka by limited express
City Office for Promoting Tourism
1-13-1 Fuchu, Echizen City, Fukui
Takefu Tourism Association
101 Tsuka machi, Echizen City, Fukui
City Information Center for Tourists
1 chome, Fuchu, Echizen City, Fukui