Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata

The Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale is one of the world`s largest international art festivals. It is held once every 3 years in the Echigo-Tsumari region since year 2000. The upcoming Art Triennale will be held on the 29th July to the 17th September 2018, but you may also indulge in appreciating more than 200 artworks - which artists from over the world have created - at any other time of the year, as they are maintained as permanent exhibitions. This is a tour which you may enjoy artworks of Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale and nature beauties of Tokamachi. Not only local guide introduces you the most representative artworks and sceneries with their histories and details, even you can stay at an artwork.   http://www.echigo-tsumari.jp/eng/triennale2018/
Departure date Course number Price Time Meal Language
Daily (01 APR -30 OCT 2018)*Art Triennale during 29 JUL - 17 SEP 2018 ADULT : 35,000 Yen / person for minimum of 6 persons 2day 1breakfast, 2lunch, 1dinner English speaking assistant
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata
  • Art & Nature Experience in Tokamachi, Niigata

schedule

DAY1
10:40 Assemble at JR Echigo Yuzawa station
11:45 NOHBUTAI Snow-Land Agrarian Culture Center, Matsudai & Matsudai History Museum
12:30 Lunch at Satoyama Shokudo (inside NOHBUTAI)
14:00 Kyororo, Echigo-Matsunoyama Museum of Natural Science
15:30 Hoshi-Toge Rice Terraces
17:00 Check in the accommodation, Shedding House, an artwork with traditional Japanese house
18:30 Dinner at SHIBUI café & restaurant
DAY 2
8:00 Breakfast at Shedding House
10:00 Hachi & Seizo Tashima Museum of Picture Book Art
11:20 House of Light
12:15 Lunch at Ikote, an artwork, Tokamachi industry and crafts center
13:25 Echigo-Tsumari Satoyama Museum of Contemporary Art, KINARE & Cross Ten (Souvenir shop)
15:45 Arrive JR Echigo Yuzawa station and dismiss

remarks

*The price may be changed according to departure date
*Not including Shinkansen or train fee to/from Echigo Yuzawa station
*Some photos are of last year`s exhibitions