Category Archives: Latest News

10 Reasons to Visit Japan This Summer!

From festival fun to amazing sights, here are 10 reasons why you should make Japan your summer travel destination.  Japan is a fantastic destination for a truly memorable holiday and many people in the country rely on tourism for their livelihoods. … Continue reading

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Tokyo Cherry Blossom & Spring Hiking

The weather is finally getting warming in Tokyo and throughout Japan, which means the Sakura Cherry Flowers will soon blossom and the mountains will soon be bursting with weekend hikers and full time explorers. Check out the latest Cherry Blossom 2019 … Continue reading

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Top 5 Japan hikes with views of Mt. Fuji.

Can’t wait for the Mt. Fuji Climbing Season? Here are the Top 5 Japan hikes with views of Mt. Fuji. ​Mt. Fuji is by far Japan’s most famous and Iconic Mountain However, one important point to note is when you … Continue reading

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Mt. Fuji Climbing Point Access

Getting to Mt. Fuji: Numerous first timers to Japan often make the same mistake, assuming Mt. Fuji is easily accessible, when in fact most do not understand the vast area Mt. Fuji actually covers and often fail to plan accordingly. … Continue reading

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Mt. Fuji 1-Day Climb for the Experienced

Up for a unique work-out while in Japan? Why not try a 1-Day Mt. Fuji? A one-day climb of Mt. Fuji is not for everyone, but it will leave you with a great sensation of accomplishment, as well as feeling … Continue reading

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2018 Mt. Fuji Climbing Season (4 Routes)

The most common and accepted way to climb to the summit of Mt. Fuji is to take the Fuji Subaru toll-road up to the Kawaguchi 5th station and from here hike along the Yoshida route to the top of Mt. … Continue reading

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2018 Snow Monkey Tours are Here!

Enjoy an exquisite 1 or 2 Day Snow Monkey Tour from Tokyo to view the wild Snow Monkeys soaking in the natural hot springs near the snowy Nagano mountains. Take an exciting adventure to Nagano to watch the world-famous “snow … Continue reading

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Mt. Fuji Ice-Cave – Aokigahara Forest

The Aokigahara Forest also known as the “Sea of Trees” has the unfortunate distinction of being called a haunted forest. Ever since the novel ‘Kuroi Jukai’ by Seicho Matsumoto was published in 1960, in which the characters are focused on … Continue reading

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Sacred Japan (Getting off the Golden Route)

If you have traveled to Japan, you have most likely heard of the “Golden Route”.  The golden route refers to the most common travel route for first-timers to Japan. The route follows the original Tokaido road that linked Tokyo with … Continue reading

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Mt. Fuji Fatigue Recovery Treatment

As most visitors who come to Japan, want to maximize their time while exploring Japan and see as much as possible in the limited time they have in Japan. One unexpected outcome of climbing Mt. Fuji that many forget to take … Continue reading

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