Tour code: 2142TYO_F800_F820
Join a full-day guided tour from Tokyo that travels to Mt Fuji, then continues to nearby Lake Ashi and the Mt Komagatake Ropeway. Enjoy the ease of comfortable transportation and a knowledgeable guide, who will accompany you to the revered Mt Fuji's 5th Station. Take a short boat cruise on Lake Ashi and climb by aerial tram to the top of Mt Komagatake for views of the Owakudani volcanic valley and Mt Fuji. Return to Tokyo by bullet train in the evening after taking in some of Japan’s iconic highlights.

Highlights

  • Explore Mt Fuji, Lake Ashi, Mt Komagatake and Hakone National Park and return by bullet train to Tokyo
  • Visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Mt Fuji
  • Cruise the waters of beautiful Lake Ashi in a boat
  • Ride the Mt Komagatake Ropeway for sweeping views of Hakone National Park
  • See the bright red shrine and panoramic views on a stroll at the top of Mt Komagatake
  • Learn from your knowledgeable guide about the history and significance of the sights you visit
  • Travel in comfort by deluxe coach and bullet train (Shinkansen) on Tokyo's most popular day tour

Why Our Insiders Chose This Tour

Enjoy a hassle-free day of gorgeous views and iconic sights! With the upgrade, you get an authentic lunch with udon noodles, tempura and sashimi.

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What You Can Expect

Mt Fuji, Lake Ashi and Bullet Train Day Trip from Tokyo

Mt Fuji, Lake Ashi and Bullet Train Day Trip from Tokyo

Your day starts early with pickup by deluxe coach at either Keio Plaza Hotel or other select locations in Tokyo. Take in the scenery as you depart Tokyo for a 2.5-hour drive to Mt Fuji, Japan’s highest mountain.

Upon your arrival at the Visitor Center, learn about Mt Fuji's history and geology from your guide and browse informational exhibits in the center. Head up to the observation deck for sweeping views of Mt Fuji (on a clear day). Then proceed by coach to Mt Fuji’s 5th Station.

Located at 7,545 feet (2,300m) about halfway up the mountain, the 5th Station offers another vantage point for Mt Fuji and the surrounding lakes (subject to weather conditions). The 5th Station also features shrines, torii gates, souvenir shops, and perhaps a few climbers completing their preparations for their ascent.

Have time for lunch, enjoying a Japanese-style lunch if you have selected the lunch upgrade, or purchasing your own meal. Then drive to Lake Ashi, located nearby in Hakone National Park. Admire the pretty scenery as you take a short cruise across the lake, which is surrounded by mountains including Mt Fuji and Mt Komagatake.

Then journey to the top of Mt Komagatake on the Mt Komagatake Ropeway, an aerial tram that lifts off from the shores of the lake and takes you up Mt Komagatake in an enclosed cabin with 360-degree views. When you reach the summit, enjoy time to take in views over Lake Ashi, the Owakudani volcanic valley and Mt Fuji. You can also take a short stroll along one of the walking trails at the mountain top.

After visiting several parts of Hakone National Park, transfer by coach to the evening bullet train (Shinkansen) for your return to Tokyo Station. Your guide will assist you with directions for returning to your hotel when you arrive in Tokyo.

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Customer Reviews

james f Australia

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Unfortunately, we had bad weather but the organisation and conduct of the tour and the input of the tour guide was excellent. Recommended!

Lare

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

This is a great way to spend a day out-of Tokyo. Unfortunately it rained most of our day so we didn't get to see the top of Mt Fuji san due to low hanging clouds. The rest of the tour was enjoyable, especially the bullet train ride back.

Ceeorr

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

We were lucky to have fine weather and open sky to enjoy this tour. Mt Fuji gave us excellent poses throughout. The Guide was like a homely friend. She almost had a complete class of Japan and its culture with knowledgeable anecdotes and historical facts. She was MARVELOUS.

Gilberto B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

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Marvin T

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

We had a great day. The guide was awesome. Did a great job.

Rais H

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

excellent tour, tour guide was no.1 , she explained everything in details. Loved the tour.

Chad B

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Excellent! Great guide, great experience.

Tiffany J

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

OMG!!! This was the best tour ever!!! It started on time and it was great to have a bus ride to Mt Fuji. We were able to get to the 5th station with great weather!! Even tho the lake was cloudy, it was still beautiful. Then to highlight the trip, when i took the Shinkansen back to Tokyo, it was sooooo much fun! I would definitely recommend this to anyone in Japan.

Gino20fan

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

Fantastic tour. Our tour guide was great and made the day fun. The only negative ting I have to say, is they don't give you enough time to do much...shopping, exploring etc. Over all was a great tour!

ffrraa11

5 star rating: Highly Recommended May 2016

It was a great day trip, our guide Hary how he spelled his name was very informative and funny throughout the whole trip.

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