Tick off your bucket list and climb Japan’s beloved symbol – Mt. Fuji!

Welcome the sunrise at the top of Mt. Fuji with our 2-day tour. With an English-speaking guide, climb the 3,775 metres high perfectly-formed volcanic cone that has been an object of veneration among the Japanese for centuries. Stay the night on the mountain in a mountain hut perched approximately 2,000 metres above sea level before climbing to the top.

After witnessing the sunrise, trek down the mountain to reward yourself with a soak in an onsen near Lake Yamanaka.

To book this tour, please use the Inquiry button above or contact us.

  • Pick-up and drop-off in Shinjuku, Tokyo.
  • Climb to the summit of Mt. Fuji
  • Stay in an authentic mountain hut
  • Enjoy hot springs at the foot of the mountain

Operation dates: 

July: 5, 7, 9, 12, 14, 16, 19, 21, 23, 25-26, 28, 30.

August: 2, 4, 6, 11, 13, 15, 18, 20, 23, 25, 30.

Day 1 : Tokyo to Mt. Fuji

Assemble at the Keio Plaza Hotel, Shinjuku (Guest Relations Desk).

09:00 Leave the Keio Plaza hotel on foot to board the coach at the parking area of the Metropolitan Government Building.
13:00 Arrive at the 5th station of Mt.Fuji (altitude 2,304 m). Free time to eat lunch on your own and get ready to climb.
14:00 Depart on foot to ascend the mountain by the Lake Kawaguchi and Yoshidaguchi Route (approx 4 hours).
18:00 Arrive at the 7th station (2,910 m). Enjoy dinner and a short nap at Toyokan Lodge or similar.
23:30 Depart from the mountain hut for the summit (please carry your breakfast with you).

(Schedule for Jul. 23, Aug. 9, 11, 13 and 15)

Assemble at the Keio Plaza Hotel, Shinjuku (Guest Relations Desk).

07:00 Leave the Keio Plaza hotel on foot to board the coach at the parking area of the Metropolitan Government Building.
11:30 Arrive at the 5th station of Mt.Fuji (altitude 2,304 m). Free time to eat lunch on your own and get ready to climb.
13:00 Depart on foot to ascend the mountain by the Lake Kawaguchi and Yoshidaguchi Route (approx 4 hours).
17:00 Arrive at the 7th station (2,910 m). Enjoy dinner and a short nap at Toyokan Lodge or similar.
22:00 Depart from the mountain hut for the summit (please carry your breakfast with you).

 

Day 2 : Mt. Fuji to Tokyo

Climb Mt Fuji for approx 5 hours.

04:30 Reach the summit. Eat your breakfast and watch the sunrise. Circle the rim of the crater (Ohachi-meguri) (120 min).
06:30 Depart the summit on foot, taking the Lake Kawaguchi and Yoshida Descending Route (approx 4 hours) to Mt Fuji Lake Kawaguchi 5th station.
11:30 Depart from the Mt. Fuji Kawaguchiko 5th station, where the coach is waiting.
12:30-14:30 Take lunch and enjoy the hot spring bathing facilities at Lake Yamanaka Hot Springs, Beni Fuji no Yu. Continue to Tokyo by coach.
17:00-18:00 Tour disbands at JR Shinjuku Station in Tokyo (West exit).

(Schedule for Jul. 23, Aug. 9, 11, 13 and 15)

Climb Mt Fuji for approx 5 hours.

03:00 Reach the summit. Eat your breakfast and watch the sunrise. Circle the rim of the crater (Ohachi-meguri) (120 min).
05:00 Depart the summit on foot, taking the Lake Kawaguchi and Yoshida Descending Route (approx 4 hours) to Mt Fuji Lake Kawaguchi 5th station.
11:30 Depart from the Mt. Fuji Kawaguchiko 5th station, where the coach is waiting.
12:30-15:00 Take lunch and enjoy the hot spring bathing facilities at Lake Yamanaka Hot Springs, Beni Fuji no Yu. Continue to Tokyo by coach.
18:00-19:00 Tour disbands at JR Shinjuku Station in Tokyo (West exit).

Sterling Prices for 2020

Date Adult price Child (6-11)
Jul. 5, 7, 9, 14, 16
Aug. 18, 20, 23, 25, 30
 £296  £288
Aug. 29,
Sep. 5
 £304  £297
Aug. 11, 13 £320  £314
Jul. 12
Aug. 15
 £330  £322
Jul.19, 21, 23, 25, 26, 28, 30
Aug. 2, 4, 6
 £343  £335

Yen prices for reference

Date Adult price Child (6-11)
Jul. 5, 7, 9, 14, 16
Aug. 18, 20, 23, 25, 30
 Yen 38,400  Yen 37,400
Aug. 29,
Sep. 5
 Yen 39,500  Yen 38,500
Aug. 11, 13  Yen 41,700  Yen 40,700
Jul. 12
Aug. 15
 Yen 42,800  Yen 41,800
Jul.19, 21, 23, 25, 26, 28, 30
Aug. 2, 4, 6
 Yen 44,500  Yen 43,500

The £ sterling “from” price shown above is indicative, and may change depending on exchange rates at the time of booking.

Included

  • Coach transport from Keio Plaza Hotel Shinjuku to Mt Fuji 5th station on day 1, from 5th station via Lake Yamanaka Hotel Springs to Shinjuku Day 2.
  • English-speaking guide service
  • Meals: 1 dinner (day 1), 1 breakfast (day 2)
  • Rest time at Toyokan Lodge or Hinode Kan or Fujiichikan (bunk room, mixed gender)
  • Mt.Fuji climbing fee
  • Entrance to Beni Fuji no Yu for bathing (no meal included)

Not included

  • any baggage transportation (please carry your own)

1. Please be aware that the altitude at the 5th Station is 2300m, approx 3000m at the Toyokan Lodge (7th Station), and approx 3500m at the summit. The average temperature at the summit often dips below 5C, which is almost 15C less that at the 5th station. Pleas prepare and dress accordingly for the cold. Please read what to bring and wear on the Mt Fuji climb here.
2. As the air at the top of Mt. Fuji is thin, there is a chance you may suffer from mountain sickness. Please make sure you get enough sleep the night before the tour and take care of your health before joining this activity.
3. As the purpose is to see the sunrise from Mt.Fuji, on the first day all participants will climb to the lodge above the 7th Station. It may not be possible to see the sunrise from the summit, due to bad weather or heavy traffic. There will be no refunds for this reason.
4. As a general rule, this tour will still run when it is raining on the mountain. However, the tour may be cancelled at any stage if the tour guide or climbing guide decide that the weather conditions are unsuitable or unsafe. In addition, the itinerary, route and scheduled arrival time may change due to weather and/or heavy traffic.
5. An English-speaking guide will accompany the tour for the whole schedule. A climbing guide (Japanese-speaking only) will join the group from the 5th Station and remain with the group on the journey up to the summit and back to the 5th Station.
6. The tour group will be combined with a Japanese tour group. The English-speaking guide will attend to the Sunrise tour group during the tour.
7. For safety reasons, all participants are required to submit their names, addresses and emergency contact information on the first day of the tour.
8. If the customer has to use a lodge other than the Toyokan due to their own circumstances, the cost of the lodge will be the responsibility of the customer.
9. The sleeping area at the Toyokan Lodge is mixed-gender with bunk beds. The space allotted to each person is typically about 1.5 sq.m. There are no bathing facilities at the lodge. Toilets are located outside the lodge and are not flushable (Western-style toilets are not available).
10. If you arrive at the Mt.Fuji 5th Station later than the departure time (approx 11:30, to be reconfirmed on the 2nd day) and miss the bus returning to Tokyo, you will be responsible for your own transportation.
11. Vegetarian menu option are not available for dinner on the 1st night nor breakfast on the 2nd day. Participants with special dietary requirements should prepare and bring their own meals.
12. Children 5 years or younger cannot participate in this tour. Tour participants aged 6-15 years must be accompanied by a parent or guardian of 20yrs or older. Those between the ages of 16-19 years may join the tour by themselves, provided they submit a permission slip from their parent or guardian.
13. This tour does not include mountain climbing insurance. This insurance is not available in Japan for non-Japanese nationals. You are recommended to purchase suitable travel insurance before leaving the UK.
14. At the time of booking, please provide details of where you can be contacted the day before the tour.
15. If the minimum number of participants required is not reached 21 days before, the tour may be cancelled.
16. The fee required to climb Mt.Fuji is included in the tour price.