If you would like to relax near Mt. Fuji, Hakone is recommended. Hakone is one of the most historical hot spring areas in Japan with a variety of attractions such as active volcanoes, historical stone paved paths, museums of Japanese and Western art, and more. In Hakone, if the weather is fine, you can enjoy Mt. Fuji from some museums, mountain passes, ropeway gondola, etc. Also, Michi Travel Japan is pleased to arrange a deluxe hot spring ryokan overlooking Mt. Fuji, and Hakone 1 day private tour.
Mt. Fuji has been loved by Japanese people, as seen in the Japanese Ukiyoe art and novels in old days. Nowadays, as a symbol of Japan, the highest peak at 3,776 meters has attracted Japanese people as well as foreign travelers. Here are some tips to enjoy Mt. Fuji.
Scenic points in Hakone hot spring area
Exclusive day trip to Mt. Fuji by private car
From Tokyo, you can make a day trip to Mt.Fuji. In the morning, our experienced English-speaking guide will greet you in the hotel lobby and you will be escorted to Mt. Fuji by private car. You will visit the fifth station of Mt. Fuji which is the general departure point to the top of mountain. Then, enjoy lunch in front of Kawaguchiko Lake overlooking Mt. Fuji. Explore a lava cave and a path in the mysterious woods. Return to your hotel in Tokyo with your guide. The combination of Mt. Fuji and Kamakura trip can be arranged upon requst.
Climb Mt. Fuji with mountain guide
Mt. Fuji is opened for hikers from July 1 to August 31 every year. Climbing season is such a short time, thus there are thousands of people make a traffic jam on the climb routes. If you would like to climb Mt. Fuji, our experienced English-speaking mountain guide will escort you to the top of mountain from the fifth station for about 10 hours. We can arrange a comfortable hotel near Mt. Fuji before and after hike. Mountain huts are popular place to take a rest, but it is very crowded and people sleep side by side, so we do not recommend to foreign travelers for their comfort and privacy.