Lake Motosuko
Lake Motosuko
Lake Motosuko
Lake Motosuko
Lake Motosuko Lake Motosuko Lake Motosuko Lake Motosuko

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One of the Five Lakes of Mt. Fuji located within the special district of the ”Fuji Hakone Izu National Park” in Yamanashi Prefecture. Westernmost of the five lakes, it has a maximum depth of 121.6 m. This view of Fuji can be found at the back of the one thousand yen bill that has been in circulation since 2004.

  • Address

    Fuji Kawaguchiko-cho, Minami-Tsuru, Yamanashi

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  • Entry fee


  • Opening Hours


  • Closed


  • Website


  • Best Season

    All year

  • Point

    A rich number of leisure activities such as Bass fishing, boat riding, horseback riding, camping, etc. are available in the area. It is an extremely ideal place as a cool summer resort. Over 30 cm of snow lying during winter each year and visitors can enjoy skating in the frozen lake.

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    - Take the Fujikyuko Line from the JR "Otsuki Station" (60 minutes), alight and transfer to the local bus at "Kawaguchiko Station", and alight at "Motosu" (60 minutes). - Take the express bus from "Shin Fuji Station" and alight at "Motosu" (60 minutes).

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