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Kawaguchi Sengen Shrine

1 Kawaguchi, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0304, Yamanashi Prefecture
+81 555-76-7186
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Private Day Tour: Mt. Fuji Highlights from Kawaguchiko
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“postcard view” (2 reviews)
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1 Kawaguchi, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0304, Yamanashi Prefecture
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+81 555-76-7186
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Reviewed 26 May 2017

The shrine is small and simple, but set in a peaceful wooded area. It makes a nice mid-way stop as one climbs the 400 steps up to the Chureito Pagoda. I especially liked the dragon fountain that provides the cleansing water for your hands before...More

1  Thank Jody M
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Go here if you want the postcard view of Mt Fuji with the cherry blossoms and the Chureito Pagoda. Need to take a 300 yen one way, 15 min train ride to get to the Syimoyoshida Station from Kawaguchiko Station and a small walk to...More

4  Thank Alexlimcg
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Reviewed 21 December 2016

Make sure you are going to the right place before you go, not many things to visit here. If you are going for the view of Mountain Fuji with a pagoda, please check Fuji Sengen Jinja Shrine for the right location. These two shrines share...More

5  Thank kilem3
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Reviewed 14 December 2016

We caught a taxi at the station and asked to be taken to what we thought was a significant shrine. It was OK but our taxi driver with the help of an electronic translator suggested we should consider going Fuji Sengen Jinja Shrine to which...More

Thank Have_Bag
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

The views on a clear day are spectacular on Mt Fuji. You have to come here and spend at least an hour. You will be rewarded for your time. FYI you can drive up to it if you dont fancy the stairs. Watch out for...More

Thank Istvan B
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Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

This is such a beautiful place, serene hike to the pagoda. Scenery is wonderful. Check the weather before you go, want a good view of Fuji! The only reason I would take a star off would be because foreign visitors seem to struggle greatly finding...More

Thank kenshin_iwako
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Reviewed 22 June 2016

this small shrine, which in itself isn't very interesting is well worth the detour if you are in the area (if the weather is nice) as the views of Mt. Fuji are incomparable. You can really feel how huge the mountain is from this angle....More

2  Thank Mish_H50
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Reviewed 2 June 2016 via mobile

Highly recommended to take a train from Kawaguchiko Station on the Fujikyu Line to Shimoyoshida Station and do a brief 10 mins walk to the entrance of the pagoda. Once exit from Shimoyoshida Station there is a guide map on the walking path to the...More

4  Thank SGCity
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Reviewed 14 May 2016

This is Asama Sengen Shrine. There is no Chureito Pagoda here. The Pagoda is at the Arakura Sengen Shrine near Shimo-Yoshida station.

2  Thank Yudha O
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

I had seen this picture many a times on web and so we had decided that we shall surely visit this place to take a family picture. However when you reach here, you will realise that getting a family pic in front of the Pagoda...More

3  Thank travel_in_fours
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Boriquen87
September 21, 2016|
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Response from SGCity | Reviewed this property |
Hi, for cherry blossom the dates always vary every year. So you've gotta Google online nearer the date. As for cost of train travel, you can always check hyperdia website for the exact amount. I'm not aware of any food... More
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