Genbi Shinkansen, the bullet train of modern art, hosts an exhibition of contemporary art from Japan's finest artists and photographers. The train is a beauty, inside and out, and comes with a wide range of facilities. There's a play zone with toys for the little ones to enjoy and a cafe serving the popular Tsubame coffee along with pastries and sweets.
The Genbi Shinkansen is available during the weekends and holidays, with 3 return trips each day. Traveling from Echigo-Yuzawa Station to Niigata Station takes approximately 1 hour.