Enjoy Mount Fuji in Winter

Enjoy Mount Fuji in Winter

In the end of beautiful autumn tints, Mount Fuji and surrounding is covered with the snow. You can encounter the superb winter scenery, such as the snow covered peak, around Kawaguchiko. The peak of Mount Fuji is also covered with the snow. There are a number of winter events around Kawaguchiko. The recommended events will be introduced below.

 
 

Events in Winter

Accommodations for who wish to fully enjoy winter events

Meet the Diamond Fuji at Yamanaka Lake

Recommended Accommodation to meet the Diamond Fuji

Events in Winter

"Niagara" Winter Illumination

Lavender farm in Oishi Park, northern part of Kawaguchikotransform itself into overwhelming illumination in the limited period. It is a very popular event to see fantastic illumination and Mount Fuji together. It is modeled after the Niagara Falls.
[Event holding period]
December 1st, 2014 - January 31st, 2015
P.M. 5:00 - P.M. 8:00

Lake Saiko Winter Festival

In Mori Park at Saiko Wild Bird Sancturary, a number of snow covered trees are fantastically lit up. It is worth seeing the 10m of breathtaking ice sculptures. The natural works of art are illuminated for a exclusive winter atmosphere.
[Event holding period]
January 24th - February 1st, 2015
Illumitation of "Silver Frost" ice sculptures at Wild Bird's Forest Park : P.M. 5:00 - P.M. 9:00
*Administration office is open until P.M 9:00(weekdays) and P.M. 9:30(weekends).

The Annual Winter Fireworks

The spectacular fireworks from the Lake Kawaguchi is very popular and famous. The breathtaking collaboration of the fireworks and Mount Fuji is unforgettable. Enjoy the 1500 of fireworks which you can only see in the winter.
[Event holding period]
January 17th - February 23th, 2015 *Fireworks only on Saturdays and Sundays
Also on "the Mount Fuji Day"on Monday 23rd February
P.M. 8:00 - P.M. 8:20

Mt. Fuji Snow Festival

Kawaguchiko Museum Lawn Place located in east of the Lake Kawaguchi turns into snow playground with huge snow monuments and snow slide. It appears to be popular event for children to play with snow beside the beautifuly snow covered Mount Fuji.
[Event holding period]
January 15th - February 25th, 2015

Accommodations for who wish to fully enjoy winter events

Kozantei Ubuya

Kozantei Ubuya

Detail information
This hotel is recommended for groups and families.
All rooms and the open-air bath have a magnificent view of Mt. Fuji and Lake Kawaguchi. Please enjoy the various appearance of the Mt. Fuji changing every time.
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Fuji Lake Hotel

Fuji Lake Hotel

Detail information
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.
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Fuji View Hotel

Fuji View Hotel

Detail information
The Fuji View Hotel stands just on the shore of Lake Kawaguchi. Guests can appreciate natural beauties including the garden in the hotel property.
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Meet the Diamond Fuji at Yamanaka Lake

Diamond Fuji at Yamanaka Lake

"Diamond Fuji" is a phenomenon that the sun piled perfectly on the peak of Mount Fuji and the sun shines at the peak like a diamond. It occures on the sunrise and sunset. At Yamanakako, you can encounter "Diamond Fuji" on sunset for about 4 months in autumn and winter. As Yamanakako is the place to see "Diamond Fuji" for longer period that other sight, it is considered as Mecca for "Diamond Fuji", and many visitors come from not only Japan but also all over the world.

Recommended Accommodation to meet the Diamond Fuji

Hotel Mt. Fuji   Hotel Mt. Fuji

Hotel Mt. Fuji / ホテルマウント富士

Detail & Reservation
It is a resort hotel made on a place 1,100m above sea level for guests who would like to enjoy the view of Mt. Fuji. Mt. Fuji and Yamanakako can be viewed from the rooms.
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