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Fuji Shibazakura festival
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The shape of the shibazakura (moss phlox) flower is similar to that of cherry blossoms and it grows to cover the ground like a lawn. The sight of the shibazakura blooming in front of Mt. Fuji is very impressive and can be seen from mid-April to around the end of May.
212 Motosu, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru, Yamanashi
Adults (including junior high school students) 600Children（over 3 year old）250
Open from mid-April to the end of May with many different events held in the plaza.Be sure to check ahead as there may be special train services during the shibazakura season
-Take the Fujikyuko Line Fujisan Limited Express from Otsuki and get off at Lake Kawaguchi-Take the Seibu-Chuo Line Direct Yamanashi Fuji from JR Chiba Station and get off at Lake Kawaguchi
-From Tokyo Station, take the Tomei Highway Bus Tokyo-Ichigao line to Lake Kawaguchi (170 min)-From Haneda Airport, take the Highway Bus Haneda Airport line to Lake Kawaguchi (150 min)-From Shinjuku Station, take the Chuo Highway Bus Fujigoko to Lake Kawaguchi (105 min)From Kawaguchi Station board the Shibazakura liner (30 min) for a direct connection
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