3) Mt. Fuji Hiking Nature & Culture Ecotour (6 hrs.)

Hike up Mt. Fuji to encounter the largest crater and visit the Mt. Fuji shrine to feel the Japanese heart (Lunch included)

Mt. Fuji has been described in literature and paintings and attract people since ancient times for its outstanding beauty. On this ecotour, enjoy both the natural and cultural side of Mt. Fuji. Hike up from the 5th station of Fujinomiya's mountain route to Hoei crater, the largest crater on Mt. Fuji. Explore the dynamic nature of this active volcano with a knowledgeable guide. If the weather permits, lunch will be served at the crater. At the foot of Mt. Fuji, Sengen Taisha which enshrines Mt. Fuji majestically stands. This shrine has a history of over 2000 years and was designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In fact, Mt. Fuji's spring water wells up in the shrine grounds itself.

・Season:          Mid-June - Late October
・Group size:     Up to 10 people *minimum 2 people
・Tour Fee:   20,000yen (excl. tax)/person
・What’s included:
English speaking guide, Houei crater hiking, Lunch box, Bottle of water, Visit of Mt.Fuji Sengen Taisha Shrine, Dessert

10:30 Meeting at Mt. Fuji Fujinomiya-route 5th Station
  Hiking up to Houei Crater
(2400m-2600m / 7870ft-8530ft  above sea level)
  Lunch at the crater
13:30 Leaving 5th Station to Downtown Fujinomiya
15:00 Visiting Mt. Fuji Sengen Taisha shrine
  Enjoying a special dessert at the local shop
16:30 End of the tour at En-ya

・The tour should be booked at least 2 days in advance.
・Please let us know the diet limitations or allergies beforehand. *Vegetarian or Muslim friendly meal can be prepared.

Contact:     info@ecologic.or.jp