The Fuji Five Lakes are the landmarks of Yamanakako, situated at the northern foot of the mountain. These places are most suitable for viewing and climbing Mount Fuji. In the parks on the lakes are viewing platforms that collect a lot of people, wishing to see the highest mountain in the country.
The most popular and tourist-equipped place here is Lake Kawaguchi. Hot springs burst near Lake Yamanaka and sitting in the natural baths of Benefuji noYu, you involuntarily look up at the majestic peaks. Thrill-seekers like the amusement park, Fuji Q Highland, famous for its roller coaster.