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Fujisan World Heritage Center(Old Fuji Visitor Center)

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Area:Mt. Fuji/Fuji Five Lakes

Yamanashi prefecture newly established the South Hall as “Yamanashi Prefectural Fujisan World Heritage Center, which opened in June 2016. The center takes the lead in providing information on Fujisan’s outstanding universal value to many people visiting the World Heritage site Fujisan, and in preserving and managing the Site.
North Hall (Fujisan Visitor Center Bldg.)
The center is located at the entrance to Fuji Subaru Line and makes learning easy with the displays on the nature and culture of Mt.Fuji and the Fuji Five Lakes and provides a computer to search for information.
A short story (10 minutes) titled ‘Fuji-san; Kokoro-no-Furusato’, plays on 12 large screens in Japanese, English and Chinese.
The center also provides tourist information on the surrounding area and the prefecture. Please enjoy light meal at the observation restaurant and shopping at shops.





6663-1 Funatsu, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minami-tsuru-gun


Nearest I.C.

Chuo Expressway, Kawaguchiko IC

Nearest station

Fuji Kyuko Line, Kawaguchiko Station

Nearest highway bus stop

Kawaguchiko eki

Nearest bus stop

Kenritsu Fuji Visiter Center Iriguchi

Transportation details

---From Tokyo---
300m from Chuo Expressway, Kawaguchiko IC/600m from Higashi Fuji Goko Road, Fujiyoshida IC

By Train: JR Chuo Line, Shinjyuku Station (1h30)(super express for 1h)-->Fuji Kyuko Line, Otsuki Station (40minutes)-->Kawaguchiko Station(The last stop):Taxi or Bus(8minutes)

By bus: Sinjyuku:Chuo Kosoku Highway-bus(1h45)-->Kawaguchiko Station:Taxi or Bus (8 minutes)

By car: Chuo Expressway 93km ( 1h20)Kawaguchiko IC

---From Kansai---
By Train:
Nagoya Station:Tokaido Sinkansen (Bullet train) KODAMA(1h37)-->Shinfuji Station:Fujikyuko bus(1h37)-->Kawaguchiko Station:Taxi or Bus(8minutes)
Nagoya Station:Tokaido Shinkansen (Bullet train)Kodama ,Hikari(1h50)-->Mishima Station:Fujikyuko Bus(2h)-->Kawaguchiko Station: Taxi or Bus(8minutes)

By Bus:Nagoya Highway Bus(Tomei Expressway)(4h50)-->Kawaguchiko Station:Taxi or Bus(8minutes)

By car: Osaka Meishin Expressway 199km(2h30)-->Nagoya Tomei Expressway 242km(3h)-->GotembaIC: ROUTE138(National Road)10km(15minutes)--SubashiriIC:Higashi Fuji Goko Road 18km(20minutes)-->FujiyoshidaIC

---From Nagano---
By car: Nagano city:Nagano Expressway 82km (1h10)-->Okaya JC--Chuo Expressway 87km(1h10)-->Ichino-Miyasaka IC:ROUTE 137(Natinal Road)-->Kawaguchiko

---From near Kawaguchiko---
By Bus: take Tour Retro bus at Kawaguchiko Station. Ride 5 minutes and get off at Kawahara visitor-mae

By Car:300m from Chuo Expressway, Kawaguchiko IC/600m from Higashi Fuji Goko Road, Fujiyoshida IC







Free Parking


Rest room  Meeting room

Meeting room, remarks

The training room is available for rent for the purpose of planning the environmental conservation, the thing about the sightseeing measure and convenience of tourist.
Other purpose such as politics, religion, and commercial enterprise are not acceptable. We apologize in advance.

Activities Program


List of hands-on programs, remarks

Experience and Events are practiced through the year. Check the web for the detail.

Can be enjoyed in wet weather


Facilities List

Click the below icons to display the facilities on the map.

Go to this facility by bus



Fujisan World Heritage Center

Telephone number


Fax number



Opening Hours

4/1-6/30 8:30am-5:00pm, 7/1-7/17 8:30am-6:00am, 7/18-8/26 8:30am-10:00pm,8/27-9/30 8:30am-6:00pm, 10/1-3/31 8:30am-5:00pm

Closing Days

No /open 365 days a year(North Hall)


Free(North Hall)


View of Mt. Fuji 


Service in other languages is available

Foreign language assistance

English |Chinese |Korean

Type of foreign language assistance

Guide by the staff

Accepted credit cards

VISA|MasterCard|JCB|American Express|China UnionPay

Universal Design

Assistance dogs allowed  Accessible slope  Infant facilities  Wheelchair user participation  No steps   Stair rails  Automatic door for major entrances  Disabled access elevator  Wheelchair rental  Braille   New Barrier-free Law compliant building   AED equipped 

This information is current as of March 26, 2019
The contents are subject to change without prior notification.
Please contact each facility, shop or tourist spot for further information.