Tsukioka Hot Spring Resort
Tsukioka is a popular Japanese hot spring resort. The mineral content of the hot water is renowned in Niigata for making one's skin soft and smooth. It is located in a quiet rural area. There are more than thirteen hotels with hot springs, wonderful restaurants, and shops selling confectionaries. You can enjoy this resort as a day trip or spend several days there. Many attractions, including a golf club and a souvenir shops, are nearby. Consider using this resort as a base from which to visit sightseeing spots around Shibata.