It’s one of the most recognisable mountains in the world, and has some of the most spectacular views anywhere in Japan, Mt. Fuji is a climbers dream, and the thing most people don’t realise is that most people can make the climb. Today, Japlanning is letting you know when you can climb, and the best routes and options to complete the life-changing experience that is, climbing Mt. Fuji.
Fuji-san sits at 3776 metres tall with it’s almost symmetric look, it’s the most volcano-looking volcano in the world, because of this, it has become one of the most influential mountains in the world to artists and has been painted and drawn for centuries. Located just over one hundred kilometres from Tokyo, on clear days it’s visible from the city.