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Culture in Niigata

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Sado Kinzan

Sado Kinzan

Sado Kinzan is located off the shore of Niigata Prefecture on Sado Island. Once hailed as a major contributor to Tokugawa’s f...

Niigata
Nishikigoi no Sato

Nishikigoi no Sato

Michael B

Ojiya City in Niigata Prefecture is world-famous for its cultivation of Koi fish. Nishikigoi no Sato offers visitors a chance...

Niigata
Uonuma Koji Salon 6

Uonuma Koji Salon

Michael B

Take a trip to see how a truly unique Japanese product is made. The Uonuma Koji Salon offers a glimpse into amazake, a staple...

Niigata
Niigata Science Museum

Niigata Science Museum

Kim

The Niigata Science Museum is a great way to connect with various aspects of how the world works. From physics to robotics, f...

Niigata
Shirone Kite Battle

Shirone Kite Battle

Kim

The Shirone Kite Festival is an annual event dating back to the mid 1800's. A kite was crashed by residents of Shirone into a...

Niigata
Saifukuji Temple 15

Saifukuji Temple

Kim

Saifukuji Temple is located in Uonuma, Niigata Prefecture, and its grounds look vastly different from summer to winter. Enjoy...

Niigata
Bishamondo Through the Seasons 7

Bishamondo Through the Seasons

Kim

Urasa's Bishamondo Temple is a fantastic spot to witness Japan's distinct seasons in all their glory. From the colorful azale...

Niigata
Fuji Rock Festival 2018

Fuji Rock Festival 2018

Jerome Lee

Fuji Rock 2018 was held at the Naeba Ski Resort in Yuzawa, Niigata prefecture that saw N.E.R.D., Kendrick Lamar and Bob Dylan...

Niigata