Sado Self-Drive Touring with Kodo—Exploring the Renowned Natural Cedar Forest and Sotokaifu

Of all the self-drive tour teams, this active team boasts the furthest distance traveled and highest level of exertion! They’ll show you the stunning scenic spots around Sotokaifu in a 40-minute segment with sea, forest, and mountain vistas.

Nature is an unpredictable travel companion, so who knows what encounters await us…? As we explore Sado together, let’s enjoy all that nature has to offer!

Synopsis of the video:
Join our KODO members on a virtual tour of several scenic and historically rich must-visit spots along the northwestern coast of Sado Island, Japan!

From finding seashell fossils along the Hiranezaki Coast to marveling at the 300-year-old trees of the Ishina Natural Cedar Forest, this tour will help you discover what makes Sado Island such a must-visit gem in Japan.

Which of these places would you like to visit the most and why?
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Event Summary

Aug. 22 (Sat) 16:42–17:23 JST (40 mins.)
Shogo Komatsuzaki, Masayasu Maeda, Yuki Hirata, Chie Yamawaki
Special Thanks
Local Guide: Kenzo Abe (Sado Geopark Guide, former Kodo member)