from Nagano Sta. to Niigata Sta. by Train - 155 min.
by Bus - 15 min.
by Ferry - 65 min.
by Bus - 70 min.
by Taxi - 10 min.
Sado Mine is a historic site with some four centuries of history as a gold and silver mine. Today, it features figures showing authentic depictions of mining work, and is home to several historic sites that have collectively received Heritage of Industrial Modernization designation.