Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park connects the iconic Japanese World Heritage Site, Mt. Fuji. The park covers the three prefectures of Tokyo, Kanagawa, Yamanashi and Shizuoka, and boasts a total area of 121,749 hectares of land.
The four areas, each with completely different features, offer visitors the opportunity to experience firsthand the history and culture of Japan's natural environment, including volcanic areas, beautiful coastal scenery, a wide variety of flora and fauna, and hot springs.
Ecologic, which supports ecotourism development around the world, has a mission to "protect the world's diverse natural environments, local cultures and the dignity of people through ecotourism". Ecologic provides travel that sustainably preserves the "Japanese view of nature" and the "Wa" (harmony) cultural values nurtured from it.
We support responsible travel that reduces CO2 emissions and is earth-friendly. A leisurely bus trip from Shin-Fuji Station on a route routinely used by locals also offers a chance to catch a glimpse of local life.
We aim to minimize energy waste by eliminating disposable plastics and to create a facility that is environmentally friendly. Spend time getting closer to nature in the majestic presence of Mt. Fuji.
In cooperation with local residents, we offer a variety of ecotours that emphasize the "Japanese view of nature". We bring you the stories of Mt. Fuji Satoyama, its history, culture and local flavors, all possible because of our local connections.
Mt. Fuji Satoyama Vacation offers a private glamping experience in a perfect location overlooking Mt. Fuji and the nature found in the village. During your stay, you will enjoy BBQ dinners with local vegetables and meats, and take ecotours with e-bikes and on foot to experience the surrounding nature, history, and cuisine.
Welcome to Mt. Fuji Satoyama Vacation! After check-in, you will have free time to spend in Satoyama as you wish.
For dinner, enjoy locally produced and consumed BBQ with locally grown vegetables and meat from Asagiri.
On a clear night, we invite you to enjoy observing the stars shining in the night sky.
For breakfast, you will prepare your own hot sandwiches with bread from the local bakery. You know it's going to be good when it is fresh and local!
You can choose from 5 different ecotours.
Upon request, dinner can be changed to a hot pot over a sunken hearth.
You will join a half-day ecotour. Discover Mt. Fuji and the Satoyama from a different angle to the second day's tour.
"En" is a Japanese word that refers to the connections between people. We hope you gain many insights from the people who live together in this land and the blessings of Mt. Fuji.
"By learning, culture remains. By feeling, awareness is born."
An e-bike ecotour that highlights the natural beauty of the Mt. Fuji area. After riding the pleasant breeze around Lake Tanuki in the great outdoors, enjoy a lunch of farm raised rainbow trout unique to Fujinomiya. In the afternoon, visit the World Heritage Site of Shiraito Falls, and end the day with a toast with a local beer back at the campsite!
An ecotour that gently explores the nature, history and culture of the local Fujinomiya Satoyama on an e-bike. After visiting the Shiraito Falls, which are fed by rainwater and snowmelt at the foot of Mt. Fuji, enjoy lunch prepared by local residents. In addition, you can visit and taste a historic sake brewery that has been in business for 18 generations.
This ecotour is a guided walk through the forests of Mt. Fuji, where you will encounter giant beech and maple trees. The guides are well versed in both Japanese and other prominent forests around the world, and will unveil the many wonders of their plant and animal inhabitants. You will find the lunch box picnic in the forest exceptional, especially with the local ingredients. Highly recommended for travelers with children!
This tour is recommended for gourmet lovers. After a lunch of yakisoba and other local delicacies in Fujinomiya, we will visit an organic vegetable farm. You will harvest vegetables that will be served on the BBQ for dinner. Afterwards, you will visit a sake brewery with 300 years of history for a tour and tasting experience.
Ecologic supports ecotourism development worldwide, offering En-Ya Mt. Fuji Ecotours and Mt. Fuji Satoyama Vacation in Fujinomiya, Japan, in partnership with local residents.
Veltra aims to be a pioneer in sustainable tourism by designing experiences in national parks and other natural environments that balance the preservation of nature and the well-being of local communities, in collaboration with local partners.
Both Ecologic and Veltra are certified as official partners of Japan's national parks.