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Mount Kita

The second highest mountain in Japan after Mount Fuji, this summit stands tall at 3,193 meters. Part of the Akaishi mountain range in the Japanese Southern Alps

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Mount Aino

With its height of 3,189 meters, this summit is the fourth highest in Japan. Mount Aino, called Aino-dake in Japanese, located on the border between the prefect

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Mount Nishinotori

One of Japan's 21 mountains over 3,000 meters, this is one of the major peaks of the Akashi mountain range in the Southern Japanese Alps. Boasting a height of 3

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Mount Senjo

Best climbed from mid-May through November, this mountain's summit measures 3,032.5 meters in height. Mount Senjo, or Senjogatake in Japanese, in the northern p

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Mount Fuji 5th Station Yoshida Entrance

This station is the 5th point from the base of the Mount Fuji and lies at 2305 meters above sea level. It attracts a lot of tourists as it is easily accessible

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Aokigahara Forest

Aokigahara is a 35 square-kilometer forest at the base of Mout Fuji's northwest side. The area, also known as "the suicide forest," has a somewhat dark reputati

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Konanso

Situated on the shores of Lake Kawaguchi-ko, this Japanese-style ryokan (inn) offers a panoramic view of Mount Fuji on clear days. Konanso is also famous for it

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Lake Saiko Bat Cave

Situated at the foot of Mount Fuji, this 350-meter long cave is a habitat for 5 different kinds of bats. It is only accessible from April to November. Te cave i

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Nishizawa Gorge

This gorge is followed by a 10km long hiking trail with tall waterfalls and massive rocks. The route is quite steep and takes between 3.5 and 4 hours. The spot

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Yamanaka-ko Community Plaza Kirara

Yamanaka-ko Community Plaza Kirara is a multipurpose complex but is possibly most famous for its boardwalk, which allows a prime position for photographing Moun

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Yamanakako Panoramic Viewing Platform

Yamanakako Panoramic Viewing Platform offers a beautiful view of Lake Yamanaka-ko and Mount Fuji.

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Hotel Mt. Fuji

A hotel and hot-spring baths near Yamanaka-ko offering nearby views of Mount Fuji. Same-day passes are available for the baths from 3:00 p.m. to 11:00 p.m.

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Suntory Natural Mineral Water Southern Alps Hakushu Plant

Located at the base of Mount Kaikomagatake in Japan's Southern Alps, Suntory's Natural Mineral Water Southern Alps Hakushu Plant is a large-scale solar power ge

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Suntory Hakushu Distillery

A distillery producing Suntory's award-winning Hakushu Single Malt line of whiskies with water drawn from the nearby Ojira River, which is considered one of Jap

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Oishii Gakko

Multipurpose venue set in a former elementary school and housing various tenants including an onsen (hot springs), B&B, school cafeteria restaurant, bakery scho

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Shosenkyo Gorge Nature Walk

From this point, you can take a walk along the Shosenkyo Gorge, famous for its lush nature and fall colors.

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Hotel Crown Hills Kofu

Crown Hills is a hotel just North of Kofu station.