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Lake Kawaguchi Pleasure Boat

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The pier for Ensoleillé, the Lake Kawaguchiko Excursion Boat, is located at Funatsuhama by the Lake Kawaguchiko - 10 minutes on foot from Kawaguchiko Station. Ensoleillé means “Sunshine” in French. It was built on the image of a lakeside resort in...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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4034 Kawaguchi, Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0301, Yamanashi Prefecture
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The boat cruise last 20 minutes. It just take you out in the lake and return. You get a nice view of Mount Fuji from the lake. As we know, seeing Mount Fuji is very weather dependent.

Thank skier101
Reviewed 29 August 2018

I visited Lake Kawaguchiko with my family after climbing Mt Fuji the night before. So I was able to watch Mt Fuji from the lake. After enjoying a pleasure boat on Lake Kawaguchiko, we continued our visit to Mt Fuji Panorama ropeway to watch Mt...More

Thank Jeffry H
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We took the Red bus line to board the boat from Kawaguchi station. We stopped at number 11 bus stop. The name of the boat is En Soleil, a french word, meaning Sunny. The boat took us round half of the lake, passing under Kawaguchiko-ohashi...More

2  Thank GAN L
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

It actually exceeded my expectation as I am not a fan of 'cruise' type of tours. This one was nice as though it lasted for only 20 min, the boat was in a route that gave you different angles of the lake area and best...More

Thank Haelist
Reviewed 16 December 2017

Pleasure boat ride in Lake Kawaguchiko is an alternative means to look around, particularly during nice weather condition that you can see Mt. Fuji reflection on the lake's surface. Although the charge of some yen 900 for about 20 minutes ride is a bit short...More

Thank YTCHENG
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

There are many ways to view Mt Fuji but I found this way of taking a cruise might be the best in my opinion. Positives: 1) Quite a reasonable price at 930 Yen per adult. If you tend to visit the Kawaguchiko Ropeway, Package price...More

6  Thank 529dominicc
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

You can buy combination ticket of ropeway and boat ride and bus ride at kawaguchiko station. The boat leaves every 40 mins and take around 20 mins. Nice to see Mount Fuji from the boat. Though it can be really crowded.

1  Thank TheNayzer
Reviewed 3 November 2017

If you visit Lake Kawaguchi you really have to take the boat ride to get the unique view of Mt Fuji across the water (if the weather and visibility is good that is). It is best to buy a combination ticket for the pleasure boat...More

3  Thank Roberts69
Reviewed 25 September 2017

This is a must do at Fujikawaguchi. The boat is not costly and takes about 20 minutes around the lake. Very nice view and relaxing under the cooling weather. I went in October and remember to stand on a good spot in the boat for...More

Thank diwi66
Reviewed 8 September 2017

The cruise across Kawaguchi-ko is really beautiful. We got the first boat of the day at 9am and only had to share with five other people. We had plenty of room to walk around the top deck and see Fuji consistently on the whole cruise....More

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victoryeh1960
21 May 2018|
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Response from 529dominicc | Reviewed this property |
I traveled in Dec’18 and it operated.
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Seraphine J
17 August 2017|
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Response from 2005_4_For_Travel | Reviewed this property |
We took the boat as part of a whole tour. But the boat ride itself wasn't that expensive. It wasn't a speed boat but more like a small ferry.
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YkL12
22 March 2017|
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Response from MariusG1579 | Reviewed this property |
We booked thru TripAdvisor but due to bad weather the boat at Hakone was not available. Therefore the pleasure boat at lake Kawaguchi was free for us.
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