4 days in Niigata Prefecture Itinerary

4 days in Niigata Prefecture Itinerary

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4 days in Niigata Prefecture Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + Drive:  15 h 15 min
— 1 day
Drive:  3 h 30 min
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  15 h 15 min
End: Singapore


Itoigawa ©
Itoigawa is a city located in north-central Niigata Prefecture, in the Hokuriku region of Japan., the city had an estimated population of 44,684 and a population density of 59.9 persons per km². On the 26th (Wed), get a new perspective on nature at Fossa Magna Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Tanimura Art Museum, then explore the engaging exhibits at Itoigawa Geostation Geopal, and finally look for gifts at Itoigawa Kanko Bussan Center.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Itoigawa tour planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Itoigawa is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from Singapore Time (SGT) to Japan Standard Time (JST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In December, Itoigawa is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sado.

Things to do in Itoigawa

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Fossa Magna Museum ©
Fossa Magna Museum
Tanimura Art Museum ©
Tanimura Art Museum
Itoigawa Geostation Geopal ©
Itoigawa Geostation Geopal


Sado ©
Experience remote island living in Sado, a city in Niigata Prefecture encompassing all of the inhabited areas of Sado Island.
On the 27th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Chokokuji Temple, kick back and relax at Sawada Beach, then contemplate the long history of Historic Relic Sado Gold Mine, and finally go deep underground at Kitazawa Fuyusenkojo Remains.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Sado tour builder website .

You can drive from Itoigawa to Sado in 4.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Sado

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Historic Relic Sado Gold Mine ©
Historic Relic Sado Gold Mine
Chokokuji Temple ©
Chokokuji Temple