The West Road is an area that includes Lake Kawaguchiko in Yamanashi Prefecture and Shinfuji and Fujinomiya in Shizuoka Prefecture, which lie midway between Tokyo and Osaka. This area extends beyond the broad plateau of the foothills of Mt. Fuji and can be covered in 2 hours by scheduled bus.
Recommended sightseeing spots
The Mt. Fuji West Side area includes numerous spots for viewing Mt. Fuji that most tourists don't know about.
You can also find many striking natural beauty and historic places of worship in the foothills of Mt. Fuji.
Here we'll show you how to reach some of these recommended spots by scheduled bus.
Suggested Sightseeing Plans
This bus makes 4 round trips daily from Kawaguchiko Sta. to Lake Motosuko. From lake Saiko sightseeing bus Fugaku Fuketsu (Wind Cave) bus stop you can also transfer for Lake Shojiko and Lake Motosuko.