CITY GUIDE: Fujiyoshida City (富士吉田市)


Situated at the foot of Mt. Fuji, a UNESCO World Cultural Heritage Site, Fujiyoshida City (富士吉田市) is one of cities in the land-locked prefecture Yamanashi. Its Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Shrine which served as the temple for worship of Mt.Fuji during Edo period, boasts one of the largest wooden gates in the country.

It seems as if everything about this city is mighty. Be it the cultural sites or the record holding roller coasters of Fuji-Q Highland, nothing is ordinary. After the electrifying experience of Fujiyama, one of the world’s most thrilling rides, head to Fujiyama Onsen located right outside the park to enjoy a relaxing treatment in a natural hot spring.

No trip to Fujiyoshida completes without admiring the iconic view of five storied Chureito Pagoda (忠霊塔) which marks the memory of war victims and embodies the Japanese culture. Fujiyoshida is the place for history enthusiast.



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