Mount Fuji (Fuji-san)

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Mount Fuji, Japanese Fuji-san, also spelled Fujisan, also called Fujiyama or Fuji no Yama, is the highest mountain in Japan. It rises to 12,388 feet (3,776 metres) near the Pacific Ocean coast in Yamanashi and Shizuoka ken (prefectures) of central HonshuIt. It is a part of world heritage listed area. It takes about 2-3 hours by bus from Tokyo. ©iStock / shihina

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