5 Sights in Fujiyoshida, Japan (with Map and Images)


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Explore interesting sights in Fujiyoshida, Japan. Click on a marker on the map to view details about it. Underneath is an overview of the sights with images. A total of 5 sights are available in Fujiyoshida, Japan.

1. Mount Fuji

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Mount Fuji , located on the island of Honshū, is an active stratovolcano in Japan, with a summit elevation of 3,776.24 m. It is the second-highest volcano located on an island in Asia, and seventh-highest peak of an island on Earth. Mount Fuji is that last erupted from 1707 to 1708. The mountain is located about 100 km (62 mi) southwest of Tokyo and is visible from there on clear days. Mount Fuji's exceptionally symmetrical cone, which is covered in snow for about five months of the year, is commonly used as a cultural icon of Japan and it is frequently depicted in art and photography, as well as visited by sightseers, hikers and mountain climbers.

Wikipedia: Mount Fuji (EN)

2. 富士山世界遺産センター/Fujisan World Heritage Center

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The Yamanashi Prefectural Mt. Fuji World Heritage Center (Yamanashi Kenritsu Fuji Sansekaisan Center) is adjacent to the existing Yamanashi Prefectural Fuji Visitor Center in Fujikawaguchiko Town as a guidance facility on the Yamanashi Prefectural side, following the registration of Mt. Fuji as a World Heritage Site in 2013 as an object of worship and a source of art. On June 22, 2016, exactly three years after Mt. Fuji was registered as a World Heritage Site, the new South Building was newly established and opened.

Wikipedia: 山梨県立富士山世界遺産センター (JA)

3. Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Shrine

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Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Shrine

Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Shrine (北口本宮冨士Sengen Jinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Kamiyoshida, Fujiyoshida, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. The former shrine was a prefectural shrine, and is now an appendix shrine of the main shrine office. It is the starting point of the Yoshidaguchi mountain trail of Mt. Fuji and is registered as a World Cultural Heritage Site as part of the "Mt. Fuji Area", which is one of the constituent assets of "Mt. Fuji - Object of Worship and Source of Art".

Wikipedia: 北口本宮冨士浅間神社 (JA)

4. Arakura Sengen Shrine

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Sankuni Daiichisan Niikura Fuji Sengen Shrine (三國daiichi sanarakurafuji sengenjinja) is a Shinto shrine located in Fujiyoshida City, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. The former shrine is a village shrine. The registered name of the religious corporation is Fuji Sengen Shrine.

Wikipedia: 三國第一山新倉富士浅間神社 (JA), Website

5. Kusushi Shrine

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Kusushi ShrineWilliam He from Oakland, California, USA / CC BY-SA 2.0

Kusushi Shrine is a shrine located at an altitude of 3715 meters above Mt. Fuji. It is located at the top of the Yoshida and Subashiri sides of the Fuji mountain trail. It is the last shrine of Mt. Fuji Hongu Sengen Taisha Shrine and is also called "Tohoku Okumiya".

Wikipedia: 久須志神社 (富士山) (JA)


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