Mount Fuji Japan – Awesome legendary mountain
Mount Fuji Japan rising to over 3776 meters . The mountain is deeply rooted in Japanese culture and popular belief . Up to now , the Fuji is a place of pilgrimage for many Japanese is why it is considered all myths Fuji . The first ascent of Fuji is in 663 . Currently , more than 200,000 visitors climb Fuji every year , but most of the visitors are Japanese . In fact , less than a third of the 200,000 annual visitors are foreigners .
Fuji is a symbol of Japan and the main attraction is considered unique in the world . Fuji is not only attraction , but the legendary mountain is also an object of veneration and worship in some religions in Japan apart from being a religious and tourist interest , Fuji is also home to many scientific studies , including including climatology , meteorology , and especially in the scientific research of volcano .
Mount Fuji Japan
Which Fuji has many other names in Japanese is located on the main island of the Japanese archipelago , the island of Honshu . Located a hundred kilometers from the capital Tokyo , causing the northeast. Fuji is located in two cities, Shizuoka Prefecture and Yamanashi . Fuji is a volcano and , as such , has the classic shape of the volcano . It has a conical shape with a flat top is accompanied by a large crater about 700 meters at its widest and 500 meters below . The foot of Fuji spread over 30 kilometers . Fuji climb to 3776 meters and is currently top of the mountain is almost covered with snow. The atmosphere is generally cooler because of the altitude Fuji , but there are also variations in climate and vegetation varies foot peak . Five lakes located near Mount Fuji and Lake Yamanaka is Motosu Lake Sai , Lake Shoji and Lake Kawaguchi .
A visit to Mount Fuji Japan
There are several ways to get Fuji . Actually climb Fuji , arriving at one of the four positions in the foothills of the Kawaguchiko – Yoshida Guichi accessible by bus from the central station Kawagushiko Subashiri – guchi , Guchi Station and Gotemba Fujinomiya station – guchi .
Upon arriving at the station , you can start the ascent of Fuji . Generally , it is advisable to practice climbing Fuji in summer because of the harsh winter and very cold . It is also advisable to take certain precautions before boarding ; the use of warm clothing to protect against hypothermia , use of gloves and hats , ignoring water and other needs . After climbing , visitors can enjoy the beautiful scenery and views of the sunset ; roommates unforgettable exploration .
Originally posted 2014-05-06 10:07:15.