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May Noon

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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.

  • Address

    212 Motosu, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru, Yamanashi

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  • Entry fee

    Adults (including junior high school students) 600
    Children(over 3 year old)250

  • Opening Hours

    Open 8:00-17:00

  • Closed


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  • Best Season

    Apr., May

  • Point

    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

  • Nearest Station/IC Access

    -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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