#095: Mount Fuji (Semiweekly-pedia of Japan)


#095: Mount Fuji (category: world heritage site)

Mount Fuji Japan

Mount Fuji (Fuji-san in Japanese) is the highest mountain in Japan (elevation: 3,776 meters) . It is an independent, conical-shaped mountain and its beautiful appearance is known and loved worldwide.

The mountain is considered the symbol of Japan. It is listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site under the name "Fuji-san, sacred place and source of artistic inspiration" (selected in 2013). February 23rd is specified as "The Day of Mount Fuji" in this country.

Mount Fuji

(Monday, February 24th, 2014)    See Archive

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