Mt Fuji Pilgrim Hiking (1st to 5th station)

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  • ¥ 42,500
  • 7.0 Hours
  • MAX 4 Guests

TOKYO

Mt Fuji is not only a symbol of Japan, but has been an object of worship for centuries. As a World Heritage Cultural Site, Mt Fuji includes lots of historic and cultural values. This tour follows the traditional pilgrimage route from the base (Umagaeshi ) to the 5th station. You’ll enjoy the historical and cultural heritage along the way. You will start hiking in the forest and see its change when you approach to the forest limit line (2,500m). You will hike approximately 6km for 4hours. Enjoy this spiritual and relaxing hike with our professional local guide who will tell you about the deep history of Mt Fuji !

What you can do/see
• ENJOY hiking from the base of Mt Fuji (Umagaeshi 1,450m) to its 5th station (2,305m)
• FOLLOW the historic path of Pilgrims
• VISIT Kitaguchi Hongu Sengen Shrine
• LEARN history, culture, religion and nature of Mt Fuji

TOUR TIME
10:10 AM-5:00 PM(7.0 hours)

[Itinerary]
10:10am Meet up at Mt.Fuji Station
10:40am Visit Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Shrine
11:10am Go to Umagaeshi by taxi (about 3,500 yen per taxi)
11:30am Start climbing Mt. Fuji (apprix 6km, 4hours)
3:30pm Arrive at the 5th station (2,305m)
Then back to Mt.Fuji station by bus (1,540 yen per person)
5:00pm End at the Mt.Fuji Station

※You can take a bus from Shinjuku at 8:15am to Mt Fuji station (arriving at 10:07am)
※You can take a bus from Mt.Fuji station at 4:59pm to Shinjuku (arriving at 6:55pm) We recommend you book the seats in advance.
DEPARTURE/
RETURN LOCATION
Mt Fuji station / Mt.Fuji station
Price(per 1 group)
42,500yen/Group
*Capacity: maximum 4 (If you want to go more people, please tell us.)
RETURN TIME
Approximately 5:00 PM.(Depending on how fast you climb)
INCLUDED
English guide
NOT INCLUDED
Transportation fees -the bus from the Fuji station to Shrine (JPY150 per person) -the taxi from the shrine to Umagaeshi (Approximately JPY 3,500 per group) -the bus from 5th station to Mt.Fuji station (JPY1,500 per person)
Other expense
lunch (please bring light meal and water)
Things to bring
    Hiking boots, hat, sunglasses, water, snacks,light meal(rice ball, sandwich), cash, extra clothes and rain wear (separate rain wear is better)
REMARKS
  • • This trail is recommended for moderate hikers (4hours, 6kms, difference in elevation 855m)
  • • Please wear comfortable clothing and footwear for hiking
  • • Mt. Fuji's 5th Station is cooler than Tokyo, the temperature is about 10 to 15 degrees Celsius from spring to autumn. Please bring a jacket, coat or other warm clothing
  • • Due to weather conditions, Mt. Fuji may not be visible
  • • The payment is expected before tour.
  • • This hiking tour will be held until August 31.

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Customer's Voice (1)

Both very professional and pleasant. Japan Wonder Travel prepared and managed a to-the-customer-tailored hike. They deserve our best quote.
by krivian (05/09/17)