Hello, Welcome to my blog!
I am Hirokane at Local Travel Partners .
We are a travel agency that can communicate in English.
We would like to support your travel in Japan.
Today, I would like to talk about "Fujisan Hongu Sengen Shrine".
(part of Mt.Fuji World Heritage)
We can provide chartered (van)taxi, mucro bus
from JR Shizuoka stationor Shimizu Port.
Start from other places is also possible.
Located in Fujinomiya City Shizuoka Prefecture.
This shrine is well known as the headquarters for over 1,300
Sengen shrines in Japan.
(originally built in 9th century for the protection from
I took this photo in March,2017.
Our guests from China in March, 2017.
Welcome to Fujinomiya!
Many Japanese people venerate this shrine as a guardian deity
for disaster prevention, easy childbirth, navigation, fishing, agriculture,
Tokugawa Ieyasu, who established the Edo shogunate
in the 17th century built the present main shrine in 1604.
The shrine is also a traditional starting point of Mt.Fuji.
Ancient people washed their bodies here before climbing Mt.Fuji.
Please enjoy the very clean water of Mt.Fuji!
This river flows vigorously.
More fun at Fujinomiya Hongu Sengen Shrine.
This is a local food court area near the shrine.
Fujinomiya yakisoba is the most popular food here!
Many Japanese visit Fujinomiya Sengen Shrine and after that,
enjoy local foods.
Fujinomiya yakisoba was awarded the 1st prize of local foods
in Japan! Please try it!
Please enjoy your stay at Fujinomiya!
We are looking forward to meeting you!