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Perfect reflection of Mt Fuji

Among many popular lake around Mt Fuji, lake tanuki ( 600 meter above sea level) is provided with a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Jeenat U
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View from Tanuki lake

I was lucky to see Sakasa Fuji. Sakasa means upside down and Sakasa Fuji is the Mt Fuji reflected... read more

Reviewed 24 July 2018
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Saori, Inokashira, Fujinomiya 418-0108, Shizuoka Prefecture
+81 544-52-0155
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Among many popular lake around Mt Fuji, lake tanuki ( 600 meter above sea level) is provided with a camp ground. If you can book before, its an amazing spot. Well, you need the luck for the weather too. I must say camp ground in...More

Thank Jeenat U
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

I was lucky to see Sakasa Fuji. Sakasa means upside down and Sakasa Fuji is the Mt Fuji reflected on the lake. We can see the Mt Fuji upside down on Tanuki lake when it is clear day. We walked around the lake as there...More

Thank KeikoA128
Reviewed 22 March 2018

Stay at guest house tokiwa and got a free tour to this place to see Mt. Fuji during sunrise. It is nothing short of amazing.

Thank Cheeyang O
Reviewed 28 December 2017

The best view of Fuji-san. This place is for those who doesn't want to be in a crowded area. Perfect view of Mt Fuji.

Thank WarutP
Reviewed 24 December 2017

We enjoyed a wonderful 90 minute walk around the lake stopping plenty of times to take pictures, watch the fishermen & enjoy a coffee in the hotel at the head of the lake.

Thank kirstine2013
Reviewed 1 December 2017

We were very pleasantly surprised by this lake. Although not as famous as the other lakes near Mt Fuji, this lake:- - got a great view of Mt Fuji - is very tranquil and much less touristy than the other famous lakes - is perfect...More

Thank BrandonAshin
Reviewed 12 November 2017 via mobile

At sunrise, being there 3 times and I want to come back. Don’t miss is but you must wake up at 5am! And open your eyes.

1  Thank Elizabeth_Char_Ph
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

We love this place for camping it’s a great spot in any season and most days when we’ve visited the early mornings have a great view of Mount Fuji. Nice relaxing time every visit.

Thank sakuramelodymusic
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Unfortunately we were on a rainy afternoon and unfortunately had no sight of Mt. Fuji - you wouldn't even know the mountain was there! Despite that we enjoyed a couple of hours wandering around the lake. The clouds floating over the surrounding hills was still...More

Thank Phil M
Reviewed 23 May 2017

Lake Tanuki is man-made lake for irrigation purposes. Therefore, it is not considered as one of the five lakes surrounding Mt. Fuji. Nonetheless, this lake proves popular amongst photographers and alike as every year in mid April and August, the sun will rise right at...More

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23 December 2016|
Response from Tomomi T | Reviewed this property |
I suggest you to stay here one day! From Ueno station will take almost 4hours to Tanuki Lake.
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27 October 2016|
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Response from Zas Y | Reviewed this property |
i`m not sure about that. Because most of the camper bring their own camp equipment. but if you don't wanna bring your own camp equipment, they provide some resort really near to the camp site to stay. 😉