One-day Excursion to Mt. Fuji Area (from Tokyo)

Day Trip
English, French, Japanese (Native)
10 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 6 people

Mt. Fuji, Five Lakes and Oshino Hakkai are registered as UNESCO's World Heritage sites. In this tour, you can be relaxed in the beautiful nature in Fuji area, take a cruise on Lake Kawaguchi and enjoy local meals for lunch. The view of Mt. Fuji is fantastic if the weather permits.

Yuka S.
4.87 / 5
(30 reviews)

Meeting Point

At your hotel in Tokyo

09:00 AM

At your hotel in Tokyo

We meet in the lobby. The pick-up time is a little earlier due to the day's condition.

09:30 AM

Shinjuku JR Station or Express Bus Terminal

We take the best way to get to Fuji area. I can arrange your itinerary, taking into consideration your interest and traffic conditions on the day. It takes about 90 minutes to the first destination. If you have JR pass, please let me know in advance.

11:50 AM

Chureito Pagoda in Arakurayama mountain

Chureito Buddhist Pagoda in Arakurayama park is the most famous scenic site among our guests where you can see Mt. Fuji, the pagoda at the same time and see and learn Japanese culture at a shrine, a sacred place. You can go up to Chureito tower on foot when you are fine and have great views form the mountain.

01:30 PM

Lake Kawaguchi, Kimono Museum, Oishi Flower Park

Heading for Lake Kawaguchi on foot or by bus, you can take a cruse on the lake. Lunch will be on the way at a comfortable time.

Itchiku Kubota Kimono Museum is near the lakeside, where you can enjoy some special, famous and gorgeous works made by a tie dye hand-made Kimono master, Itchiku Kubota. (It's closed on Tuesday and Wednesday)

03:00 PM

Option: Oshinohakkai Pond Area

Instead of Kimono museum and Oishi flower park, you can choose to go to Oshinohakkai, the village with eight ponds of natural springs. The water is clear because it's flowing underground from Mt. Fuji. You can stroll around the ponds and along the river, and enjoy a typical Japanese countryside. .

07:00 PM

Shinjuku JR Station or Bus Terminal

End of the tour

Ending Point

In Shinjuku or the place of your convenience

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

*guide fee

*hotel pick-up fee in central Tokyo

What‘s not included

*transportation fee (you and guide) Express bus from Shinjuku to Kawaguchiko: 2,000JPY (or one-way express train: 4,000JPY) Express bus from Oshinohakkai to Shinjuku: 2,250JPY

*your meals and drinks, if you buy the guide's lunch, it will be appreciated.

*Option: Kawaguchi Lake pleasure boat and round ropeway combined ticket: 1,600JPY

Important Information

I can guide you in Kyoto, Nikko, Hakone if you pay my tranportation fee.

In order to avoid the crowds, weekdays are recommended.

We walk a lot. Please wear comfortable clothes and shoes.

This tour is recommended on weekdays. On Sundays and national holidays, roads are expected to be busy and you will have to wait for long time every place.

Once the tour starts, it will not be cancelled and refunds will not be issued though the weather is not good.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time



Angela W.

5 / 5
Sep 20, 2023

We loved Yuka showing us around Tokyo.

It was our first morning in Tokyo and we are so glad we found Yuka to show us around. She was friendly, knowledgeable and enthusiastic. We learnt a lot about the history of Tokyo and Japan from her. Thank you Yuka!

Yuka S.

Thank you, Angela, so sweet. It was really nice meeting you and your family. Your trip has just started. I hope for good weather and lovely days for you! You must have already enjoyed Sumo.


Marion P.

5 / 5
Sep 12, 2023

Wonderful day with Yuka

I had a very pleasant day with Yuka The tour was well planned and adapted to my wishes We have visited many places:eastern gardens, tsukiji, Ueno park, sky tree and Yuka was able to answer all of my questions, she s very knowledgeable. She is also made me very confortable and explain me japonese traditions She likes her city and with her you will love it as well!

Yuka S.

Thank you very much for your kind and warm words, Marion. I also enjoyed walking with you. I'll always try my best to improve the tour.


Sally N.

5 / 5
Sep 10, 2023

Very helpful

We had a lovely visit with our guide. She was very helpful and informative. We especially liked the walks in the gardens

Yuka S.

I'm happy you liked the Japanese gardens with summer flowers. It was a lovely morning for me, too. Thank you for joining, Sally.


Thomas B.

5 / 5
Aug 2, 2023

Great guide

Attentive, very friendly, helpful, competent, highly recommended

Yuka S.

Thank you for sending your greatful comment. You will be in my wonderful memory forever.

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