Murakami is a castle town located in northern Niigata. Murakami has many remaining Samurai Houses. It has also many traditional houses that offers the view of Edo period.
Dried Salmon is also the unique scenery of Murakami. When you walk around you will see many hanged dried salmons. There is a hotel where Matsuo Basho stayed during Okuno Hosomichi.
Established Salmon store.