This day trip takes you to see and experience the breathtaking view of Mt. Fuji and the surrounding area, from shrines to hot spring towns, including lake Kawaguchiko and Oshino Hakkai ... More info ›
This day trip takes you to see and experience the breathtaking view of Mt. Fuji and the surrounding area, from shrines to hot spring towns, including lake Kawaguchiko and Oshino Hakkai. There are plenty of restaurants and stalls around lake Kawaguchiko where you can enjoy lunch and try the local foods. We will also stop by Gotemba premium outlet mall for shopping on the way back to Tokyo. You can relax at one of our lounges at Tokyo or Shinjuku while waiting fro the bus to arrive.
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The tour will start from Tokyo Cultural Center at (7:40am), Tokyo VIP lounge at (7:50am), in front of e-hotel at (8:20am) and Shinjuku VIP lounge at (8:30am)
Your first destination is Mt. Fuji 5th station (11:00am - 11:50am).
Mt. Fuji is a world heritage site and a symbol of Japan. The 5th station especially, is a popular spot amongst visitors because you can enjoy the fresh air and beautiful scenery of Mt. Fuji even if you're not a experienced climber. The area around the 5th station is called the garden of long-nosed goblin 'Tengu', there is a legend that Tengu had been ruling the area. If you have the time, you can visit the Komitake Shrine where the Tengu is worshipped. It is believed that Komitake, a historical mountain, existed before Mt.Fuji was born. Komitake and Ko-Fuji (Old Fuji) erupted repeatedly, which formed the present figure of Mt.Fuji.
Continuing with the tour, the next destination is lake Kawaguchiko (12:40pm - 1:50pm), where you will have time for sightseeing and lunch.
Lake Kawaguchiko, the second largest out of the 5 Fuji lakes. You can see the famed reflection of Mt. Fuji. when the surface of the lake is calm and still. Lake Kawaguchiko also offers a variety of colors that changes with the seasons. Pink Cherry blossom in spring, Purple lavender in summer, Momiji (red leaves) in autumn, and the Silver Forest Festival in winter. There are many restaurants surrounding the lake that offer a variety of meals from Udon, Tempura to even Halal.
The next destination after lunch is Oshino Hakkai (2:15pm - 3:15pm).
Oshino Hakkai (Springs of Mt.Fuji) is one of the world cultural heritage sites. There are eight springs at Oshino Hakkai. The water quality is pure enough that you can drink directly from the spring.The Ministry of Environment included it in its National Top 100 Spring Waters in 1985, it is also nationally recognized as a natural monument. Additionally, Oshino Hakkai Springs and the surrounding area feature a beautiful landscape that includes Mt. Fuji, making it a popular place for photography enthusiasts.
For the tours final stop, you will go to Gotemba Premium Outlets for shopping. It is one of the largest outlets in Japan. There are over 200 shops including popular Japanese brands as well as luxurious international designer's brands. In addition, it is near to Mt. Fuji, Hakone and other resort areas so that you are able to enjoy the nature while shopping.
The tour will conclude at (7:15pm) where you will be dropped off at Shinjuku.