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How to Climb Mt. Fuji? – Tokyo Travel Article

How to Climb Mt. Fuji? Mt. Fuji is one of the most famed distinctively cone-shaped volcanoes in the world and the most recognizable symbol of Japan. Many trekkers and tourists are adding a Mt. Fuji climb to their Ultimate Japan Bucket List. In fact, several tourists now visit Japan Just to climb Mt. Fuji, making Mt. Fuji one of the most climbed mountains in the world. Mt. Fuji became a UNESCO World Heritage Site on June 22, 2013, However, the distinctive…

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Mt. Fuji Ice-Cave – Aokigahara Forest – Tokyo Travel Article

Mt. Fuji Ice-Cave – Aokigahara Forest The Aokigahara Forest also known as the “Sea of Trees” has the unfortunate distinction of being called a haunted forest. Ever since the novel ‘Kuroi Jukai’ by Seicho Matsumoto was published in 1960, in which the characters are focused on joint-suicide in the forest,the popularity of the so-called suicide forest has increased among those determined to take their final walk. These events have inspired numerous horror movies centeredaround the forest. However contrary to popular belief,…

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Mt. Fuji 1-Day Climb for the Experienced – Tokyo Travel Article

Mt. Fuji 1-Day Climb for the Experienced Up for a unique work-out while in Japan? Why not try a 1-Day Mt. Fuji? A one-day climb of Mt. Fuji is not for everyone, but it will leave you with a great sensation of accomplishment, as well as feeling extremely tired and jelly-legged. Not for the faint-hearted, this 1-day dash to the summit is available as a private or small group tour, and is only recommended for the practiced climber or athletically-inclined.…

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Mt. Fuji Climbing Point Access – Tokyo Travel Article

Mt. Fuji Climbing Point Access Getting to Mt. Fuji: Numerous first timers to Japan often make the same mistake, assuming Mt. Fuji is easily accessible, when in fact most do not understand the vast area Mt. Fuji actually covers and often fail to plan accordingly. The Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is 1,227 square kilometers, larger than both the area of Singapore or Hong Kong. There are four distinctive climbing routes on Mt. Fuji and several different ways to access these Mt.…

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Top 5 Japan hikes with views of Mt. Fuji. – Tokyo Travel Article

Top 5 Japan hikes with views of Mt. Fuji. Can’t wait for the Mt. Fuji Climbing Season?Here are the Top 5 Japan hikes with views of Mt. Fuji. ​Mt. Fuji is by far Japan’s most famous and Iconic Mountain However, one important point to note is when you are hiking Mt. Fuji you can’t actually see Mt. Fuji. Therefore, I would like to suggest some easy alternatives to hiking Mt. Fuji that will give you a great view of Mt.…

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