Visit one of Japan’s most prominent national symbols, the one and only Mt. Fuji, with a drive up to the mountain’s 5th station accompanied by an English-speaking guide. After a tasty Japanese-style lunch, enjoy an afternoon nature walk around Aokigahara Forest (known as the Sea of Trees), located 1000 meters above sea level at the foot of Mt Fuji, and explore the lava caves of the mountain under the guidance of an English-speaking instructor.
1. Take a drive up to Mt. Fuji’s 5th station accompanied by an English-speaking guide.
2. Explore Aokigahara Forest and the lava caves formed during Mt Fuji’s eruption with an English-speaking instructor.
07:30 – 08:30
This tour can be joined from various meeting points mainly located at major hotels throughout Tokyo.
Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal
Depart Bus Terminal and head towards Mt. Fuji by bus (120 min).
Fuji Visitor Center (20 min)
Learn about current weather conditions, the history, formation, and ecology of Mt. Fuji through exhibits and movies. The second floor observatory deck provides views of Mt. Fuji from up close.
Remarks: If Fuji Visitor Center is closed or the tour is behind schedule due to traffic, Fuji Visitor Center may be omitted from the itinerary.
Mt. Fuji 5th Station (30 min)
Climb 2,300 meters (7,546 ft) above sea level for breathtaking views of Mt. Fuji and the surrounding lakes on a clear day. Torii gates, shrines, and souvenir shops decorate this station known as the border between the heavens and the earth.
Remarks: If the Fuji Subaru Line to Mt. Fuji’s 5th Station is closed due to icy roads, the tour will be taken to as high as possible.
Enjoy a Japanese-style lunch.
Remarks: Japanese set meal
Aokigahara Jukai and lava cave experience (90 min)
Enjoy exploring a lava tube produced by volcanic eruption of Mt. Fuji.
Fuji-Q Highland Bus Stop (120 min)
Return to Shinjuku by expressway bus (120 minutes)
19:30 – 21:00
Shinjuku Express Bus Terminal
The tour disbands near JR Shinjuku Station West Exit.
Remarks: Please return to your hotel from Shinjuku on your own. The guide will explain the transportation means
Child 6-11 years From $125.00