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Mount Fuji

富士山

Shizuoka & Yamanashi Prefectures £ Fuji-san, Kawaguchi-ko, Gotenba, Mishima (Tokaido Shinkansen), Fujinomiya @ Summer only, from all stations to the nearest 5th stage; also direct from Tokyo (Shinjuku station west side or Hamamatsu-cho) to Kawaguchi-ko, Gotenba, Lake Yamanaka fujisan-climb.jp

A true Japanese icon, the silhouette of Mount Fuji (Fujisan in Japanese) is famed the world over. At 12,390 ft (3,776 m), it is Japan’s highest peak by far, its near-perfect cone floating lilacgray or snowcapped above hilltops and low cloud.

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