Lake Kawaguchi, Fujikawaguchiko-machi

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#1 of 729 in Nature in Chubu
Must see · Water Body · Scenic Walking Area
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One of the five lakes near the base of Mount Fuji, Lake Kawaguchi offers a number of activities and attractions in addition to some of the finest views of Japan's iconic mountain. Visitors can stop by several museums around the lake's perimeter, including one dedicated to medieval music. Boat excursions, windsurfing, and other water sports are available on the lake itself, and nearby hot springs draw others to the water's edge. Stay at one of the several hotels around the lake, or take advantage of one of the available sightseeing buses. Plan your Lake Kawaguchi visit and explore what else you can see and do in Fujikawaguchiko-machi using our Fujikawaguchiko-machi route builder app.
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  • This is a beautiful Lake with great views of Mt. Fuji and the area around. There are many nice walking paths around the lake. 
    This is a beautiful Lake with great views of Mt. Fuji and the area around. There are many nice walking paths around the lake.  more »
  • We stayed at the Ubuya Ryokan which overlooks the beautiful lake. The weather was cool at the end of August by the lake, and w enjoyed watching people either biking or jogging in the area. 
    We stayed at the Ubuya Ryokan which overlooks the beautiful lake. The weather was cool at the end of August by the lake, and w enjoyed watching people either biking or jogging in the area.  more »
  • Not too far from Tokyo, you can reach this lake by public transport such as bus or train. If you want to be more flexible, I recommend going there by bus from Shinjuku bus terminal (in front of... 
    Not too far from Tokyo, you can reach this lake by public transport such as bus or train. If you want to be more flexible, I recommend going there by bus from Shinjuku bus terminal (in front of...  more »
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  • If you want to enjoy nature come here
  • I really like the view. Very beautiful and refreshing
  • Great place to visit on non-cloudy day
  • Beautiful lake and nice view for Mount Fuji.
  • A very beautiful place, looking at the picture as captivating as it is, I feel like looking at the picture

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