Oshino Hakkai (Eight Ponds)

Oshino Hakkai (Eight Ponds) is one of the best places to travel in Minamitsuru-gun, Yamanashi Prefecture, Japan. Here're guides for attractions, hours, access, map, spots nearby, and photos of Oshino Hakkai (Eight Ponds) posted by Japanese travelers in the know.[last modified: ]

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Blessing From Mt.Fuji! Mysterious Cobalt Blue Springs Of Oshino Hakkai

Oshino Hakkai is spring water from Mt.Fuji. The spring water is breathtakingly beautiful as to see the all fish and the bottom of the pond. Here is a place of belief together with Mt.Fuji since the old times, and a precious site for the local people.
Access: 15min by car from Kawaguchiko IC of Chuou Speedway

Winter Oshino Hakkai With Beautiful Mt.Fuji And Dried Corns

Oshino Hakkai with some clear spring ponds is covered with snow in winter and it's like an ink painting. In such scenery, the dried corns have warm beautiful colors. They will make Oyaki (snack like a pancake) with these corns after grained.
Bus is available from Fujisan Station of Fuji Kyuko Railway. There're parking lot for cars.

Mysterious Spring Ponds With Reflections Of Seasonal Mt.Fuji

The pond fiiled with snow-water of Mt.Fuji has very imoressive clear blue. These're also a part of World Heritage Mt.Fuji. You can take photos in the old traditional village in front of Mt.Fuji.



Shibokusa Oshino-mura, minamitsuru-gun, yamanashi



Nearby Things To Do

Arakurayama Sengen Park

The Very Japanese Scenery Of Mt. Fuji And A Five Storied Pagoda

It's a famous view spot of Mt. Fuji. You can see this scenery after going up as many as 397 steps. Many people visit this place to take pictures of the five storied pagoda and Mt. Fuji together.

Hananomiyako Park

Collaboration Of Tulips And Mt. Fuji

Hananomiyako Park is famous for the whole view of Mt. Fuji. After the rain, there're pools reflecting the scenery. You can find Sakasa Fuji (reversed image of Mt. Fuji) at unexpectedly close places.

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