Niigata City is also the perfect base for visiting Sado Island, the largest island on the Japan Sea side. On Sado there is a unique traditional culture, you can enjoy unique sightseeing through the four seasons, and you can enjoy camping in summer as well. In August, a world famous concert of the Japanese drum group “Kodo” is held which people come from all over the world to see.
Sado

Car ferry and jetfoil ferry services to Sado Island