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Oshino Hakkai

Shibokusa, Oshino-mura, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0511, Yamanashi Prefecture
+81 555-84-3111
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“clear water” (7 reviews)
“trout” (4 reviews)
“spring water” (4 reviews)
Shibokusa, Oshino-mura, Minamitsuru-gun 401-0511, Yamanashi Prefecture
+81 555-84-3111
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Reviewed 1 week ago

this was the 2nd stop of our Mt Fuji tour. very charming little place with lots of scenic views (and tourists too!) there are several eateries, a small shopping department and various home owned shops. the beauty and peacefulness of the place is defined by...More

Thank jasonteh7
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed for about 2 hours including lunch. A very touristy place with lots of people but the clarity of the water makes this place pretty special. It's just attractive in a unique way. Lots of restaurants, shops and you won't get bored!

Thank BrandonAshin
Reviewed 7 November 2017

Oshino Hakkai is a tourist attraction in a small village in the Fuji Five Lake region, located between Lake Kawaguchiko and Lake Yamanakako on the site of a former sixth lake that dried out several hundred years ago. There are eight ponds fed by snow...More

Thank famverzosa
Reviewed 27 October 2017

A nice small village but it was raining so we couldn't see Mount Fuji. There are plenty of food booths and shops. We tried the tofu that is made from their spring water, it was nice and smooth. We ordered the pan-fried fish but we...More

1  Thank Betty C
Reviewed 23 October 2017

This is a lovely location with several ponds brimful with huge fish, and a fountain dispensing water from Mount Fuji. Of course there are the obligatory sculptured trees everywhere too. But of course there is a price to pay and that is to walk past...More

Thank Roslyn35
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

It was raining on the day we visited Fuji mount so we decided to see five lakes and Oshino Hakkai. This village is Unesco site and dated back 1200 year old. There are nice traditional old Japanese houses. You can find clear and beautiful ponds...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

We visited on a rainy day, so no view on Fuji san, but still enjoyed Oshino. Ponds with super Chrystal clear water, trouts in amazing colors inside!! Nice traditional Japanese buildings, not for tourists only, real families live here too. So daily life is seen....More

Thank EMBE762
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Beautiful and natural scenery surrounding with local farm and village but its so crowded with Chinese group on the day we went.

1  Thank MayWorawat
Reviewed 16 September 2017

On the way back from Mt Fuji we stop here. Lovely clear ponds and some have attained the high status of UNESCO heritage site. ...I think if I remember correctly. Usual tourist shops are around. But recommended as it is indeed a cool place and...More

Thank y0rkshire_0wl
Reviewed 8 September 2017 via mobile

Oshino Hakkai are a set of eight sacred ponds. The ponds are filled with water filtered through the lava rock of Mount Fuji for over 70 years before appearing here. Its not like a park as it is an open village. You can walk to...More

Thank Natalie P
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Joanne L
14 November 2017|
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Response from MayWorawat | Reviewed this property |
For taxi, it may wait for a while, wait at bus stop and take the first arrive one either taxi or bus and it will be traffic on weekend.