Mount Fuji

When you think of Japan, what is the first thing you think of? Tokyo? Geisha? Or perhaps Mount Fuji? Probably, Mount Fuji is a worldwide known iconic landmark of Japan and has been worshiped as holy place in Japan for ages. Hundreds of thousands of people from all over the world climb Mount Fuji every year. Even if you are not a climber, there are many great things to do and places see around Mount Fuji that you might enjoy. From beautiful lakes to festivals all around Mount Fuji, find out in the list below!

Lake Kawaguchiko

A lake at the foot of Mt. Fuji that has been designated as a World Heritage Site.
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Address 河口湖駅, Fujikawaguchiko-machi Minamitsuru-gun, Yamanashi See map
Telephone 0555-72-6700

Fujinomiya 5th Station

Go for the peak of Mount Fuji via this hiking route
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Price FREE
Address 表富士宮口5合目 , Fujinomiya-shi, Shizuoka See map
Telephone 0544-27-5240

Kawaguchiko Music Forest Museum

A tourist spot popular for its European townscape, and music box concerts
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Business Hours Everyday ( 09:00 AM ~ 05:30 PM )

(there may be changes depending on the season)
Price Adults: 1,500 JPY
Child: 800 JPY
University and high school students: 1100 yen
Address 河口湖オルゴールの森, Fujikawaguchiko-machi Minamitsuru-gun,Yamanashi See map
Telephone 0555-20-4111

Shibazakura Festival (Moss Pink)

Pink shibazakura (moss phlox) grows like a carpet, with Mount Fuji in the background. Go and see this scenery that could only seen in spring.
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Business Hours Everyday ( 08:00 AM ~ 05:00 PM )

Between April and May
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Price Adults: 600 JPY
Child: 250 JPY
Address 212 Motosu, Fujikawaguchiko-machi Minamitsuru-gun, Yamanashi See map
Telephone 0555-89-3031

Oshino Hakkai Springs

According to many legends, this is an area that has been worshiped since long ago as the sacred springs
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Address Oshino hakkai ,Yamanashi See map
Telephone 0555-84-4222

Arakurayama Sengen Park

A scenic spot where you can take a picture of Mount Fuji, the cherry blossoms and even the five-story pagoda all together
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Address 3353-1 Arakura Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi See map
Telephone 0555-22-1111

Subashiri 5th Station

Subashiri 5th Station is a place you can enjoy the beautiful scenery of Mount Fuji
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Address ふじあざみライン5合目,Subashiri, Oyama-cho Sunto-gun, Shizuoka See map
Telephone 0550-76-5000

Climbing Mt. Fuji

Mount Fuji is one of Japan’s three holy mountains. No shrine in Japan is closer to the Gods than the shrine at the peak of Mount Fuji
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Business Hours The climbing season for Mt. Fuji is from early July to mid September. In other periods and during the snow season, climbing Mt. Fuji is prohibited. The opening and closing times vary from trail to trail.
Price FREE
Address Kitayama Fujinomiya-shi Shizuoka See map

Snow Town Yeti

People of all ages can enjoy having fun in the snow, at the bottom of Mount Fuji
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Business Hours Everyday ( 09:00 AM ~ 10:00 PM )

Differs depending on Time
Price Adults: 3,900 JPY
Child: 2,900 JPY
Please check the homepage since costs may change depending on the date
Address スノータウンイエティ, Suyama, Susono-shi, Shizuoka See map
Telephone 055-998-0636

Gotemba Premium Outlets

This is the largest outlet mall in Japan with its 210 stores
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Business Hours March~November 10:00am~8:00pm
December~February 10:00am~7:00pm

The third Thursday in February
Address 1312 Fukasawa Gotenba-shi Shizuoka See map
Telephone 0550-81-3122

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