Navigating Japan’s public transport system can often be a daunting task. Let a guide do the work for you on this tour of Mt. Fuji and Lake Ashi by coach and bullet train, which saves you hours in travel time. Ascend to the Mt. Fuji’s 5th Station; ride on the Komagatake Ropeway, one of Japan’s highest aerial tramways; and take a cruise on Lake Ashi, part of Hakone National Park.
A hassle-free tour of Mt. Fuji and Lake Ashi by bullet train and coach
Ascend to Mt. Fuji’s 5th Station for unobstructed views of the surroundings
Cruise on Lake Ashi and ride Komagatake Ropeway, an aerial tramway
Travel with ease between each of the attractions
Return to Tokyo via bullet train, saving hours of travel time
Upgrade to include a traditional lunch
The day begins with a 2.5-hour coach journey to the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Mt. Fuji, recognizable by its iconic snow-capped peak. On arrival, you’ll ascend to Mt. Fuji’s 5th Station—located halfway up the mountain at 7,545 feet (2,300 meters)—and absorb unobstructed views of Mt. Fuji’s Five Lakes.
Following Fuji’s 5th Station, you’ll have time to purchase food, or, if you’ve upgraded, enjoy a traditional Japanese lunch (if you select the “+ Lunch” option at checkout). Then, head into Hakone National Park by coach and take a short sightseeing cruise on Lake Ashi.
Your final stop is the summit of Mt. Komagatake, reachable by Komagatake Ropeway, one of Japan’s highest aerial tramways. During the ride, enjoy more spectacular views and take a stroll along a mountain trail at the top.
Return to Tokyo by bullet train.
7:35 AM (Ikebukuro Pickup) Hotel Metropolitan (Tokyo Ikebukuro)
8:25 AM (Shinjuku Pickup) Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo
8:30 AM (Ginza Pickup) Courtyard by Marriott Tokyo Ginza Hotel
8:30 AM (Shinagawa Pickup) Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa
8:50 AM Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal
Departure & Return points:
• Ginza Pickup: Courtyard by Marriott Tokyo Ginza Hotel
• Ikebukuro Pickup: Hotel Metropolitan (Tokyo Ikebukuro)
• Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal Pickup: Hamamatsucho Bus Terminal
• Shinagawa Pickup: Grand Prince Hotel New Takanawa (in Shinagawa)
• Shinjuku Pickup: Keio Plaza Hotel Tokyo (in Shinjuku)
The tour concludes at Shin-Yokohama Station, Shinagawa Station, or Tokyo Station around 8:00pm
One-way bus ride
One-way bullet train (Shinkansen) ride to Tokyo Station
Pickup at select hotels and locations in Tokyo (see Departure Point for details)
Free Wi-Fi access on bus
Lunch (only if you select “+ Lunch” option at checkout)
Cruise on Lake Ashi
Mt. Komagatake Ropeway
Entry/Admission – Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
Entry/Admission – Mount Fuji
Entry/Admission – Fuji Hakone Izu National Park
Entry/Admission – Owaku-dani Valley
Entry/Admission – Komagatake Ropeway
Entry/Admission – Mt. Fuji 5th Station
Entry/Admission – Tokaido Shinkansen
Entry/Admission – Fujisan World Heritage Center(Mt.Fuji World Heritage Center)
If you cancel at least 7 days in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee. If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee. If you cancel within 2 days of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.
Know before you go
Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
Pickup: Please select your preferable pickup location at checkout. Change of pick-up location may require cancellation charge
Infant rates apply provided they do not occupy a seat; meals are not included
Important Notice: This tour will depart regardless of weather or traffic conditions, unless you are notified otherwise by the local operator. Viator and your local tour operator will not be responsible for poor visibility of Mt Fuji or itinerary changes due to unforeseen circumstances
Dress Code: Bringing a coat or additional warm clothing is recommended especially in the spring, autumn and winter
Wheelchair access – please contact local supplier at the time of booking. Wheelchair on the day of departure must be foldable. Passenger must provide their own caretaker.
Vegetarian menu is available and MUST be advised at time of booking
When returning to Tokyo, the guide may not ride the coach or bullet train with you. In this case, you will be provided with information in advance on how to return to your hotel