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Shin-Fuji Station

As the name suggests Shin-Fuji is all about Mt Fuji – hikers, nature lovers, photographers and anyone interested in authentic local Japanese experiences at the foothills of this majestic mountain should consider stopping here.

Ever wondered what it would be like to live at the foothills of Mt Fuji – a short distance from Shin Fuji station is the small town of Fujinomiya which offers visitors an opportunity to experience this Majestic mountain in a whole new way.

Wander through the magical grounds of Fujinomiya City’s Taisha Sengen Shrine in your Yukata, take a bicycle ride down from Shiraito Waterfall through the surrounding rural area, stop in to meet the local award winning sake brewer, fly high above the ground in a paraglider or just sit quietly by a calm lake and enjoy unobstructed views of the majestic Mt Fuji.

If you want to climb Mt Fuji itself or take a more leisurely hike to the Mt Hoei crater and lush forest of the 5th station Fujinomiya provides the perfect starting point.


Fujinomiya City – Mt Fuji Eco Tours, Mt Fuji Heritage Centre, Hongu Sengen Taisha Shrine, Mt Fuji 5th Station (Fujinomiya Trail) & Hoei Crater hiking

Fuji City – Obuchi Sasaba (iconic green tea plantation and Mt Fuji viewpoint), Fuji Bungy

Asagiri Plains – Lake Tanuki, Shiraito Falls, Asagiri Highlands, Paragliding, White Water Rafting



As the name suggests Shin-Fuji Station is all about Mt Fuji – hikers, nature lovers, photographers, and anyone interested in authentic local Japanese experiences at the foothills of this majestic mountain should consider stopping here.


There are a number of great experiences waiting in Fujinomiya City for visitors that want to learn what life is like living at the foot of the Majestic Mt Fuji.

Try on a traditional Japanese Kimono and wander from store to store meeting local shop keepers and learning skills that have been passed down over generations.


For many visitors to Japan climbing Mt Fuji and watching a sunrise from the summit is an adventure that they will cherish for years to come.

Other adventures easily accessible to Shin-Fuji Station include white water rafting, bungy jumping, and the immensely popular Mt Fuji Paragliding.


Visiting Shiraito Waterfalls, Fuji Milk Land or Fuji Flower Bird Park with the kids is a great way to spend the day and enjoy amazing views of Mt Fuji - Learn more.

Other family-friendly activities include cultural eco-tours and Mt Fuji World Heritage Centre in Fujinomiya or taking the ultimate Japanese family photo at the iconic Obuchi Sasaba Green Tea Fields in Fuji City with Mt Fuji in the background. 



Getting there and around

Stop off first at the new Shin Fuji Station Information Bureau.

From Shin-Fuji station it is a short bus or taxi ride to Fuji Station and then local train (Minobu Line) to Fujinomiya Station.

From Fujinomiya station most attractions are accessible by bus.

Alternatively, there are tourist taxi services from Shin-Fuji that will take you to most of the main attractions in the area and are a good option for groups up to 8 people to share costs.

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