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Echizen's Cutting-Edge Knife Culture

The knife culture of Echizen city in Fukui Prefecture precedes its reputation. Discover Takefu Knife Village, Shimizu Uchihamono (founded by the knife-making legend Shimizu Masaji) and the world-renowned Takamura knife factory.

Echizen Soba Village

Echizen Soba Village is located in Echizen city of Fukui Prefecture, where visitors can learn to make soba, view the history of soba, see a soba-producing factory and even buy a range of products at the souvenir shop.