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“Mt. Fuji Mountain Climbing Certificate" for foreigners

Let’s climb Mt.Fuji and get the certificate!

Yamanashi Tourism Organization is issuing the “Mt.Fuji mountain climbing certificate” for foreign tourists. This service started in 2006, and 700 or more icertificates are issued every year.
This year, the design of the certificate was completely changed. Due to the demand of the tourists, there will be online certificate service that allows certicicate holders to resister their names and nationalities on the website. There are 4 different languages for this certificate, Japanese, Korean, Chinese, and English you can choose from.

The conditions of the application are as follows;
       - photograph which proves you have reached the top of Mt. Fuji
       - foreigner

July 1st is the traditional opening day for Mt. Fuji climbers as the snow remains above the 5th level until the end of June. The alpine plants are in full bloom and ready to be enjoyed by the climbers. Summer on Mt. Fuji is rather short, only lasting until late August.
Please challenge Mt. Fuji climbing, and obtain the certificate!

1. Name of the certificate

Mt.Fuji mountain climbing certificate

2. Image of the certificate

3. How to apply

Please apply by visiting the following web site.

Noboru Noboru FUJISAN

4. Contact information:
Yamanashi Tourism Organization
TEL:+81-55-235-2722  FAX:+81-55-221-3040

Information is provided as a courtesy to users of this website. Though the JNTO endeavors to ensure the information is accurate, users of the information are to act on such using their own judgement and at their own risk. Neither the JNTO nor any holder of copyright to the information shall be held responsible in any way whatsoever for any loss or misunderstanding, either direct or indirect, that is incurred as a result of utilizing the information.

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