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Explore Mt. Fuji Ice Cave in Aokigahara Forest

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    What to Expect
    There was a large eruption at the base of Fuji mountain 1200 years ago and a large amount of lava flew creating many caves out of the solid lava flow. After that, Mt Fuji's melted snow came into the frozen caves and formed beautiful ice art.

    This is an adventure tour where you can explore a rare cave which is so unique that you cannot find anywhere else. Have to walk with only a single headlight and you will enter the world of 0°C in the caves that is made by the great Mt Fuji. With full of thrill, using your five senses. 

    Your guide with full knowledge of the area will assist you to enjoy the area fully.

    With this tour, walk through a mysterious and beautiful forest - the Sea of Trees/Aokibara Forest with a highly experienced English guide. During the tour, experience full of adventure and excitement that will stimulate all senses, have chance to view the natural ice art that created Mt. Fuji through its history.  

    The tour is operated in a small group, normally individual guests require to obtain a special entry permit; however we are the only group tour that 

    includes this in the tour. 

    The tour also include entry to the "Real Cave" where is secluded and hasn't became a tourist attraction, and also experience the world of 0 degree Celsius natural caves created by Mt. Fuji. 


    1. Meet at meeting point.

    2. Tour preparation (helmet, headlight, overall, gloves, clothes to change ,toilet and calm down your feelings)

    3. Move to departure site of the tour

    4. Walking in Aokigahara Forest (40 minutes), exploring the lava cave (60 minutes) and walking in Aokigahara Forest (40 minutes)

    5. Move to the meeting point

    6. Review and breaking up

    7. Go home safely

    Depending on tour progress, there is time fluctuation.
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    Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

    forest is Magic and Well explained and cave la particularly refreshing this summer. Great attention to detail by the guide

    Date of experience: July 2019
    Thank Christophe B
    Reviewed 3 July 2019 via mobile

    Highly recommend this tour! You could get to know the knowledgw about how Mt. Fuji was formed, and how the forest and caves came from. We had a great time with Tada. He was very easy-going, his jokes made the journey full of fun and...More

    Thank fangho22
    Reviewed 1 July 2019

    My husband and I did the Aokigahara Forest and Mt Fuji Ice Cave tour with Tada while on our honeymoon in Japan. Tada was great and had an amazing knowledge of the area, its history, and its features. We were the only ones on the...More

    Date of experience: June 2019
    Thank Maevequeen
    Reviewed 18 June 2019

    Absolutely recommend taking this tour. Tada is a lovely, funny, energetic guide. His English is great and he's a memorable part of the tour. It's beautiful to see the forest up close, it's very unique, and the ice cave is fun to explore. Although not...More

    Date of experience: February 2019
    Thank Kate W
    Reviewed 28 April 2019

    This is a really awsome thing to do, it was really fun and Tadachi is an awesome person. I couldn't find a booking on the bus from Tokyo so I immediately called Tada and he immediately assured that I can come the next day, it...More

    Date of experience: April 2019
    1  Thank nassar2019
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    Response from Jordan R | Reviewed this property |
    Not going to lie, it's not the flashest ladder but I found it sturdy enough. I did the day trip from Tokyo and took the bus. It was comfortable enough but it is a lot of travelling in a day. If you have the time and want... More
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