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Mt.FujiTour to climb Mt.Fuji
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Mt.FujiTour to view Mt.Fuji
More than 2,000 climbers chose WILLER's tour.

from Tokyo, 2-day bus tour

from 20,800 yen

(Express bus for round-trip,
3 meals included, stay in a mountain hut,
English speaking tour conductor accompanied)
Departure dates: July 2, 2016 - September 10, 2016
This plan is no more on sale.
This information is the tour for 2016.
Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2017 is going to be released.
Tour details will be announced on this page as soon as it is set.
Furthermore, the tour fee may vary next year.
Go to the WILLER Top page for more information.
The Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour is so popular that over a thousand customers joined last year.
The tour organizers have figured out how to make it as easy as possible for novice climbers to see the sun at the summit, and the tour offers optional rental gear so that customers without gear can join.
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The features of this tour
  • Even a beginner can see the rising sun from the summit.
  • An English-speaking tour conductor, as well as a mountain guide, will accompany you.
  • Comes with traveler’s insurance.
Additional options
Additional options available
  • Hot spring baths after the climb
    +800 yen
  • Mountaineering gear rental plan
    +9,000 yen

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

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Schedule

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Day Schedule Meals
Day 1 Shinjuku (7:30 am Dept.) → bus→ Metropolitan Expressway Chuo Expressway →bus→ PA restroom break (20min) → bus→ Chuo Expressway, Mt. Fuji Subaru Line Fifth Station → bus→ Unjokaku (10:30 am Arr.) (Climbing prep, lunch time) → 6.5 hour climb →walk→ Mountain hut at the original 8th station (Sleep)
Lunch: (Expense of Lunch is not included)
Lunch: Unjokaku
Dinner: Tomoe-kan
Day 2 Mountain hut at the original 8th station →walk120 min climb → Mt. Fuji summit Mt. Fuji summit →walkOne hour descent → Mountain hut at the original 8th station(breakfast time) →walk3 hour descent → Mt. Fuji Subaru Line 5th Station (break) Mt. Fuji Subaru Line 5th Station(lunch time) (12:00 pm Dept.) →bus→ Mt. Fuji Subaru Line →bus→ Benifuji no Yu (12:45 pm Arr.) (break: hot spring baths for those interested) (2:30 pm Dept.) →bus→ Gotemba Station (3:00 pm Arr.) (Getting-off point 1) →bus→ Gotemba Outlet (3:30 pm Arr.) (Getting-off point 2) →bus→ Tomei Expressway →bus→ PA restroom break (20min) →bus→ Metropolitan Expressway →bus→ Shinjuku (6:00 pm Arr.) (Getting-off point 3)
Lunch: Unjokaku
Breakfast: Tomoe-kan
Lunch: Benifuji no Yu (Expense of Lunch is not included)
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The Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour’s Main Features

Even a beginner can see the rising sun from the summit
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Even a beginner can see the rising sun from the summit.

Willer Travel tours have prepared a mountain hut at the main eighth station.
Unlike other mountain huts at the seventh and eighth stations, it is situated closer to the mountaintop, therefore climbers are accustomed to the elevation during the day, which reduces the risk of altitude sickness and minimizes the perils of the dangerous climb at night.
In addition, due to its ideal location at the split between the road going up and the road going down the mountain, climbers can leave their belongings at the hut and head to the top without being encumbered. This makes even beginners see the rising sun easily at the summit on this tour.Mt. Fuji
English-speaking tour

An English-speaking tour conductor, as well as a mountain guide, will accompany you

With an English-speaking tour conductor and a certified professional mountain guide, the tour will proceed at a slow pace and take moderate breaks. The goal is to get to the top without overdoing it therefore even people who are not confident about their stamina can climb safely.
Collateral traveler's insurance

Collateral traveler’s insurance

The tour comes with collateral traveler’s insurance for visitors to Japan, in the event of a accident or physical health issue during the climb.
Also medical interpretation is available in English, Chinese and Korean, so that your health symptoms can be conveied in your native language and have them translated for the doctor.
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The Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour’s Guide

  • Mt. Fuji World heritage

    About climbing Mt. Fuji

    This is information about climbing Mt. Fuji, Japan’s highest peak.

  • Setup & rental gear

    Setup & rental gear (optional)

    This is an introduction to the pre-climb preparations and optional rental gear.

  • Hot spring bath

    Hot spring bath (optional)

    The bus will stop by a hot spring establishment on the way down the mountain for a revitalizing dip. People not taking baths can also take a rest in the building.

  • Getting-off points

    About getting-off points

    Get off at one of three points: Shinjuku, Gotemba Station, and Gotemba Premium Outlets.
    * These are not rest stops, but for getting off the tour.

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Frequently Asked Questions

This is a compilation of frequently asked questions about the Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour. Please check if your question has been addressed.
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Customer Reviews

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Tour Outline

Sales Period March 29 - Sep 7,2016
Departure dates July 2 - Sep 10, 2016
Transportation Bus
Assembly point Shinjuku West Exit Shinjuku Center Building
* It takes about 15 min. from West Exit of JR Shinjuku sta.
* This bus will not be a pink WILLER EXPRESS bus.
* Do not try to find Bus Terminal or Bus Stop. Please find our staff wearing a pink vest.
Pink vest
Minimum participants required 1 person
Tour conductor language English only
Items included in fee Day 1 Supper of humberg curry at the mountain hut.
Day 2 Japanese-style breakfast and lunch at Unjokaku.
Express bus for round-trip.
Stay at mountain hut of the original 8th station.
Free rental of helmet.
Traveler’s insurance.
English speaking tour conductor and mountain guide.
* A vegetarian menu is offered at moutain hut and Unjokaku. If necessary, request the tour conductor at the meeting place on the day of this tour.
* There is no vegetarian menu certified as Halal. If needed, prepare in advance or purchase at the 5th station.
Items not included Expense of lunch at 5th station on Day1.
Bathing fee (purchasable as an option) on Day 2.
Climbing Gear (Optional rentals available)
Product information Agent organized 2 day tour Planning & Operating Company: WILLER TRAVEL Inc.
Address:
Umeda Sky Building, 6th Floor
1-1-88-600 Oyodonaka, Kita-ku,
Osaka city, Osaka, Japan 531-6006
Japan Tourism Agency Registered Travel Agent No. 1899
Display Trip Terms and Conditions
Reservation deadline Before 3:00 pm 3 days prior departure
* This deadline also applies when changing the reservation online.
Terms and Conditions 1. Be sure to come to the designated meeting places punctually upon returning from each activity spot and the toilet breaks. The bus will depart as scheduled regardless attendance. There will be no refunds nor can we offer assistance for alternative methods of transportation in exchange for buses missed due to failure to return on time.
2. Refunds for any possible cancellations will be calculated based on Japanese yen. Customers may not receive the amount paid in full depending on the timing of rates. 
3. Tours will run regardless the visibility of Mt.Fuji. Mt.Fuji may not be visible due to weather conditions. This will not qualify as a reason for refunds. 
4. Arrival times as well as the amount of time spent on each activity may differ from what is scheduled depending on road conditions and crowding at destinations.
5. Specific seats cannot be requested.
6. Children 3yrs. and up will be charged full adult admission. Infants 2 yrs. and under that do not require a seat are free of charge. 
7. There will be a toilet break during both the ride to and for the ride back.
8.It is possible to leave the group at places other than the getting-off points, but after informing the tour conductor, sign a form verifying that you are leaving the ground.
9.The Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour bus is the only space for customers to stow their rucksacks and other carry-on luggage.
In the event that customers leave the group midway, suitcases and other luggage on the bus can not be kept. It is necessary to send luggage to hotels or other lodging beforehand.

10.For changing plans with optional gear to plans without it and vice versa, it is necessary to first cancel the request and apply again.
Be advised that at that time, if the cancellation occurs in 7 days before departure, a cancellation fee will be assessed.
11.All times posted are rough estimates.
Times will vary due to weather and traffic conditions, the stamina of tour participants, and other reasons. Please be understanding. In particular, bus arrival may be delayed due to traffic, so allow for some leeway in your schedule after arrival.
12. Participants are not allowed to board/get off the bus at other places which is not registered as boarding/arrival place for the tour.
Summary of Travel Insurance 1. Details of Compensation
• Covers costs of a traveler’s medical treatment for injuries and illnesses sustained in Japan, as well as the costs for returning them to their home countries
2. Principal collateral services
• Introduction to medical institutions arranging services
• Cashless services for medical fees (guarantee of payment)
• Phone interpretation services
Medical interpretation: Available in English, Chinese, and Korean. General interpretation: Available in 43 languages, including English, Chinese, and Korean
• Transport services for injured and sick travelers, as well as transport for remains
3. Insurance amount
• 10 million yen
4. Insurance duration
• While participating in the tour

Tour Booking
Tour Booking

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

The plan includes round-trip bus from Shinjuku (Tokyo), an overnight stay at a mountain hut with two meals and English-speaking conductor and guide.

From 20,800 yen per person Sold Out
Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016 + Gears & Equipments

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016 + Gears & Equipments

The plan includes round-trip bus from Shinjuku (Tokyo), an overnight stay at a mountain hut with two meals and English-speaking conductor and guide and a 5-piece climbing gear pack.

From 29,800 yen per person Sold Out
Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016 + Gears & Equipments

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016 + Gears & Equipments

The plan includes round-trip bus from Shinjuku (Tokyo), an overnight stay at a mountain hut with two meals and English-speaking conductor and guide and a 5-piece climbing gear pack.

From 29,800 yen per person
Sold Out
Sold Out
Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

Mt. Fuji Climbing Tour 2016

The plan includes round-trip bus from Shinjuku (Tokyo), an overnight stay at a mountain hut with two meals and English-speaking conductor and guide.

From 20,800 yen per person
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