Mount Fuji

Mount Fuji is located in the country of Japan. It is the tallest mountain in the country reaching a height of 12,388 feet (3,776 m). The mountain is near the border of Shizouka and Yamanashi which are west of Tokyo. This iconic mountain can be seen from Tokyo on a clear day.

Mount Fuji is one of the most recognizable and notable mountains from around the world.  It is the pinnacle attraction of Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park.

It is most notably known for its symmetrical cone shape which is often covered in snow making for a beautiful scene from across Lake Kawaguchi. This view on calm clear days may deliver a reflective view of the mountain in the lake making for a spectacular photograph or view of the mountain.

The mountain is surrounded by five lakes which include: Lake Kawaguchi, Lake Sai, Lake Yamanaka, Lake Motosu, and Lake Shoji. The mountain is protected by Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park.

  • Have you been to Japan and seen Mount Fuji
  • Have you climbed Mount Fuji
  • What was your favorite experience at Mount Fuji

Mount Fuji is one of the most iconic mountains in the world.  It is a candidate for the Seven Natural Wonders of Asia.  It is also a candidate for the Seven Wonders of Japan.  All interested parties are encouraged to visit the site and to vote for the best wonder.