35 of the Best Things to Do in Yamanashi



Yamanashi is most famous for Japan’s highest mountain, Fuji, but they have plenty more things that you can enjoy. It’s not far from Tokyo at all and very easy to access by train or bus. Touristy places such as Mt. Fuji, the onsen (hot springs), fruit picking, and other in-season events are always crowded with people from in or outside of Japan. They also have good local food, such as hoto (noodles in a vegetable soup), fresh fruits and fine wines. Here is a selection of activities and delicious options to help make your Yamanashi trip unforgettable!