Mt Fuji Ecotours operates tours out of Fujinomiya City, the closest city to the majestic Mt Fuji. Tours are suitable for all people and range from relaxed day hikes up to Hoei crater on Mt Fuji, to half-day cycle tours in local villages overlooking Mt Fuji. Visit the majestic Shiraito falls, dress in a traditional Kimono and explore the local township while chatting with locals, or even visit the local sake brewery close to Mt Fuji Sengen Taisha Shrine in the centre of town.
We also offer Mt. Fuji Fujinomiya Satoyama Village Cycling and Mt. Fuji Hiking & Shrine Package (1 night 2 days) and Mt. Fuji Fujinomiya Township & Culture, Satoyama Village Cycling & Mt. Fuji Hiking Package (2 nights 3 days).
|Tour Starts||Tour Ends||Price|
|Mt. Fuji Fujinomiya Township & Culture and Satoyama Village Cycling Package|
|Tour Starts||JR Shin-fuji Station||Tour Ends||JR Shin-fuji Station||Twin Share||AUD 970||Single||N/A|
1 nights 2 Days
1 night accommodation, 1 Breakfast, 2 Lunches and 1 Dinner, Activities as per itinerary
International Flights, Domestic Transfers, Travel Insurance, Drinks
Daily (All Year)
|Day 1 (Meals : L/D)|
Mt. Fuji Satoyama Village Cycling Ecotour
10:00 -Pick up at the Shin-Fuji Station ticket gate
11:00 -Mt. Fuji World Heritage Centre
13:30 -Be fitted in Kimono
14:00 -Mt. Fuji Sengen Taisha Shrine
15:00 -Japanese Sweet making
16:00 -Green tea tasting
17:00 -Hotel check in
First, visit Mt. Fuji World Heritage Centre and try a circuit of the virtual mountain climbing experience. Then have a famous local food; Fujinomiya yakisoba fried noodles for lunch. Following lunch, be fitted in a Kimono by a local expert, explore the town and chat with locals, visit Fujisan Hongu Sengen Taisha Sheine, where Mt. Fuji is enshrined, the world heritage site. Then learn to make beautiful Japanese sweets from a 3rd generation craftsman, and finally enjoy this with Shizuoka green tea, made from Mt. Fuji's crystal clear water. Stay overnight at a Japanese inn.
Hotel : Ogawaso or similar
|Day 2 (Meals : B/L)|
Ryotsu Port - Shukunegi
10:00 -Departure from the hotel
10:40 -Satoyama Cycling: Shiraito Falls (Mar-Nov)/Historicl Nishiyama Honmonji temple (Dec-Feb)
13:00 -Hand made soba lunch
14:30 -Visit the Sake brewery
15:30 -Tour ends
17:00 -Disbands at JR Shin-Fuji Station
Enjoy a leisurely cycle through Satoyama village and past Mt. Fuji. Visit Shiraito Falls and learn about its history, briefly explore the pool at the bottom of the waterfalls and take photos with the breathtaking waterfalls as your backdrop. For lunch, savor handmade soba (buckwheat noodles) with finely battered tempura. Finish the day with a visit to a historic sake brewery and hear family stories from the 18th generation owner. (December-February) Instead of visiting Shiraito Waterfalls, explore historic Nishiyama Honmonji temple built in 1344. Stay overnight at local Japanese inn or hotel.
Hotel : N/A
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