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Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0300, Yamanashi Prefecture
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Relaxing, with a small park /garden near the shop(cafe and souvenirs). Can take great pictures of the surrounding lake and the Mt. fuji as a background. Postcard perfect.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fritzie18
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small touisty town on the edge of Lake Kawagucjiko with great views of Mt. Fuji. Can be very busy during the day, especially on week-ends & holidays.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank wearethe801
Reviewed 1 week ago

With a clear sky, Mount Fuji can be seen easily. Take the ferry tour to see the awesome view of the lake and mountain.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Eh L
Reviewed 1 week ago

A must to make some photo stop around Kawaguchi lake. Stay one night if possible so you will have a chance to stroll along the lake and take some great photo. You can make your stop at several stop place. They have toilet and some...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank the_traveller_greg
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a great place to see Mt Fuji, its very rural and lovely on that side of town! I recommend checking out the wacky Music Museum as well!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank MapleDropbear
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Signed up for a day tour and lucky us to have a clear view Fuji san! The tour guide has mention that Fuji-san is always shy to meet people. Guess we are one of the lucky lots. Enjoying the blueberry ice-cream with the view of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank BeancurdTart
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our second stop in our Mt Fuji tour was Lake Kawaguchi were you could photograph Mt Fuji in its full glory if you are lucky enough to have clear skies on your visit. During our stop there were low lying clouds which covered the tip...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank betty l
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked from the station to lake kawaguchiko and it was a nice walk due to the weather. A good experience even enough we didn't get a good glimpse of MT Fuji was it was cloudy that day. But it wasn't an issue as we...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank gingersg88
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A must try activity when you visit lake Kawaguchiko, viewing Fuji san mountain from roof top of boat.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank komsan41
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took the local sight seeing bus from the train station to whereever you want to stop. You get up on the bus from the rear door and take a ticket. Then as you come down the bus at the front, you pay the driver...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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21 November 2018|
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Response from Rowland45 | Reviewed this property |
In May the only time was morning,
20 October 2018|
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Response from MateoExplorador | Reviewed this property |
If you are traveling by train, go to Kawaguchiko Eki (Station), and from there, take the local bus directly to Lake Kawaguchico, which costs about 500 yen.
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19 October 2018|
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Response from TassieTripping | Reviewed this property |
There are coin lockers at the station as others have said but if the ones that would take your luggage are all taken there was also a room with an open luggage area where you could check in your bags for a fee.