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Mishima is a base of Mt. Fuji. It's located in between Tokyo and Kyoto/Osaka. Easey Access from both side. Shinkansen stop station.
The cheapest hostel in Lake Kawaguchi area. Great Mt. Fuji view and hot spring are available. From 3,450JPY per night for dorm.
It is an unusual hotel in Hakone with onsen where you can stay only from 3,000 yen.
As a tourist hub for Matsumoto Castle, the Tateyama Kurobe Alpine Route, Hakuba skiing and Tsumagojuku!
Hotels in the Mt. Fuji area
This Website introduce good accommodations in the area near Mt. Fuji to foreign travelers who want to stay near Mt.Fuji.
In the area near Mt. Fuji, the Kawaguchiko area is the best for climbing Mt. Fuji since there are a lot of accommodations with good access to Mt. Fuji.
The Hakone area is an area with very good onsen (hot spring) and is very popular among people from overseas. Visitors can enjoy the onsen and also experience the traditional Japanese style hotel (ryokan). Other than the Hakone area, the north area of Mt. Fuji is a good spot from which to view Mt. Fuji. It is located on the west side of Tokyo and it takes about two hours from Tokyo by train or expressway bus. If you would like to enjoy the view of Mt.Fuji, we hope you will take the opportunity to visit the north area.
If you want to stay in accommodations near Mt.Fuji, please use this portal site. You will find best accommodation as you wish!
Fuji Lake Hotel
This hotel is a long standing hotel found in 1932. It is based at the shore of Lake Kawaguchi and it has an observation room with a magnificent view of Mt. Fuji. You can also enjoy the view of Mt. Fuji from the open-air bath connected to the room. Please enjoy the view of Mt. Fuji and the hot spring.
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Fuji Royal Hotel Kawaguchiko
Royal Hotel Kawaguchiko offers budget accommodation with full-fledged facilities including hot spring and BBQ facility.
B&B Pension Hakone
If you're on a budget and looking for somewhere nice to stay in Hakone, B&B Pension Hakone could be just the ticket. The hotel has rooms from just 3,000 yen, and you can also take advantage of their onsen (hot-spring baths)! Rooms are decorated in a clean and simple European style, and the whole place has a very nice, relaxing atmosphere. So for a stress-free and inexpensive stay, why not give B&B Pension Hakone a whirl?
Hakone Hotel Kowakien
HAKONE HOTEL KOWAKIEN is an attractive hotel located in Hakone, Japan's most popular resort area. A favorite resort destination among local Japanese travelers, and foreigner travelers alike. The quiet countryside setting surrounding the hotel will help you forget the chaotic urban bustle of nearby Tokyo. A true getaway destination!
- "Niagara" Winter Illumination -
A one of a kind winter illumination.
Enjoy the 3 meter high string of winter illumination lights, which viewed in the crisp winter night, flows like the falls of Niagara. A beautiful free site, with Kawaguchiko Lake and Mt.Fuji in the backround!
Dates: Dec.1st, 2013 ～Feb.23th , 2014
Holdingtime:17 :00 ～20 :00
By car: get off at Kawaguchiko I.C. and cross the Ohashi bridge to the northern shore of the lake and proceed to Oishi Park.
By train / bus: Get off the highway bus/train at Kawaguchiko Station and take the Retro Bus Kawaguchi line to the Oishi Park Bus Stop.
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Fujikawaguchi Sightseeing information site
- Lake Saiko Winter Festival -
The Mori Park at Saiko Wild Bird Sancturary transforms itself into a winter playground. Ice sculptures of "silver frost" on the trees can reach 10m and is breathtaking in the winter setting.
At night the natural works of art are lit up for a wonderful and romantic winter atmosphere.
Date: Nov.25th,2014 ～ Feb.2nd,2014
To Wild Bird's Forest Park :
Take Retro bus (Lake Saiko/Aokigahara Circuit)from Kawaguchiko Station to Saiko Yachonomori Koen bus stop.
The Winter Festival at Wild Bird's Forest Park: Free parking at the parking lot of Wild Bird's Forest Park
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Fujikawaguchi Sightseeing information site
- [Tokyo ⇔ Hakone area ⇔ Fuji area] 3 days pass -
A panoramic view of Mt. Fuji and Lake Kawaguchi from the Kachi-Kachi Yama Ropeway.
The Fuji Hakone Pass is valid for 3 days and exclusive to non-Japanese visitors. It covers excursion travel in the popular Fuji and Hakone areas.
The pass includes discount round-trip transport from Tokyo (Shinjuku) (on the Odakyu Line and the Chuo Highway Bus), unlimited use of specified transport in the Hakone and Fuji areas, and discounts on entrance and other fees to about 60 museums and restaurants.
You can take the Hakone Tozan Line, which runs along the steep slopes of Hakone's mountains, famous as tourist attractions, or the Hakone Sightseeing Cruise over Lake Ashi.
The Hakone/Fuji area is rich with nature, so you can see various landscapes in each season.
*For furthermore information , please check HERE
- Two new bus lines -
Bus line 1 - "Ashinoko sky line" line
From Hakonematsi to Tougendai passing by Ashinoko sky line stop.
It takes about 40mins , 820yen(From Hakonematsi to Tougendai).
From Hakonematsi → 11:00 , 13:30
From Tougendai → 12:00 , 14:30
Bus line 2 - Yumoto outlet line
From Hakoneyumoto St. to GOTEMBA PREMIUM OUTLETS.
It takes about 60mins , 1240yen(From Hakoneyumoto St. to GOTEMBA PREMIUM OUTLETS).
From Hakoneyumoto St. → 9:10 , 12:35
From GOTEMBA PREMIUM OUTLETS → 10:45 , 15:05
- Direct bus will be around from Haneda Airport to Hakone Yumoto! -
Date: from November 1st
From the beginning of November, a direct bus to and from Haneda Airport and Hankone Yumoto will be in service.
from Haneda Airport International Terminal
from Hakone Yumoto Station
approximate time: 140min
fee: 1900 yen (one-way)
For furthermore information, please check HERE (Japanese)
- Let's Climb Mt. Fuji and Get The Climbing Mountain Certificate!-
Foreigner tourists who successfully climbed to the top of Mt. Fuji can receive a "Mt. Fuji mountain climbing certificate".
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- Millet Museum -
Yamanashi Prefectural Art Museum possesses the most collections of Millet in Japan.
In celebration of the 30th anniversary of the opening of the museum, the Millet Museum opened this January.
Visitors can also enjoy the collections of other artist from the Barbizon group other than Millet.
Adult 500 yen
University and High-school Student 210 yen
Junior-High School and Elementary School Student 100 yen
JR Kofu Station - (Bus) - Kenritsu Bijyutsukan
- Saiko "Iyashi no sato NENBA"-
A place where it reconstructed the thatched roof house which used to be poprlar once.
Saiko "Iyashi no sato NENBA" reconstructed more than 23 houses of thatched roofs.
Open Hours: 9:00 - 17:00
Ault 200 yen
Child (elementary and junior high school student) 100 yen
JR Otsuki St. - (Fuji Express Line) - Kawaguchiko St. - (Bus) - Saiko "Iyashi no sato NENBA"
Web site : http://www.fujisan.ne.jp/iyashi/index.html