Photogenic! A Trip to Discover the Colorful Beauty of Niigata2019.12.24
There are numerous colorful and photogenic landscapes in Niigata that will make your heart flutter just by looking at them. We introduce here special spots with beautiful scenery in Niigata.
Nishikigoi no Sato
Yamamotoyama Rape Blossom Field / Sunflower Field
Taraibune of Sado Island
Hoshi-toge Ridge Terraced Rice Fields
Ojiya Balloon Festival
Tsunan Snow Festival
Big Three Fireworks Events of Echigo
The Nagaoka Festival Grand Fireworks is held on the terrace of the Shinano River. It is attractive because of its powerful production with the spectacular launch of a firework that extends out up to 300 m in diameter. A firework said to be the largest in the world is the highlight of the Katakai Fireworks Festival which has been held since the Edo period (1603 to 1868). The size of this is 800 m in diameter. The sight of this large firework exploding to fill up the night sky is truly stunning. The main attraction of the Gion Kashiwazaki Fireworks Festival set against the backdrop of the sea is the magical spectacle of colorful fireworks floating above the water.