• HOME
  • Information for Oshino school excursion
Oshino school excursion guide

foot of Fuji, Oshino-mura of world's cultural heritage. Original scenery of Japan is naturally comfortable Oshino-mura to stay and experiences the country!

Summary of Oshino-mura

Summary of Oshino-mura There is Oshino-mura in the foot of southeast Mount Fuji of Yamanashi. Yamanakako-mura is to Fujiyoshida-shi, the south northeast to Tsuru-shi, northwest, and Oshino-mura is included in Minamitsuru with Fujikawaguchiko-machi, Nishikatsura-cho, Narusawa-mura, Yamanakako-mura, Doshimura. It is to Mount Fuji (3,776 meters above sea level), the east to 963 meters above sea level among the mountains such as Mt.Ishiwariyama (1,413 meters above sea level) to the south, and two rivers of Katsuragawa river and Sin-Nashogawa river stream down east and west. In Oshino-mura, approximately 8 kilometers, the north and south are approximately 4 kilometers east and west, and, as for the total area, there is 25.15 square kilometers of area. In the village is divided into Uchino district and Shibokusa district, and approximately 3,400 households, approximately 9,200 people (as of May, 2013) live. The crops (highland vegetable) which there was on plateau are made unless it is U.S. made because Oshino-mura in the foot of Mount Fuji is village of 963 meters above sea level plateau and are sent to each place. In addition, we are surrounded by beautiful nature represented by Oshino Hakkai and tension fir tree forest covered with the same kind of trees and are famous as sightseeing spot. When it is summer, many tourists come. Furthermore, we make use of rich nature and convenience to transportation of Oshino-mura, and plastic and factories of robot increase.

World's cultural heritage constitution assets Oshino Hakkai (natural monument, 100 selections of famous clear water, prefecture mt. Fuji 100 view choice place)

World's cultural heritage constitution assets Oshino Hakkai (natural monument, 100 selections of famous clear water, prefecture mt. Fuji 100 view choice place) Nara era, current Oshino-mura were big lakes called Lake Utsu, but after having been divided into Lake Yamanaka and Lake Oshinoko by the lava flow of large eruption of Mount Fuji for 19 years (800 years) in deferred career, Lake Yamanaka of upper reaches remained, and downstream Lake Oshinoko dried up, and spring where there was many remained in the bottom of a lake. Small village (Shibokusa-mura) was prepared into trace of Lake Oshinoko. Exercisers of Mount Fuji faith came to gather in spring for purification ceremony (purification ceremony). As rain snow which soaked into Mount Fuji was filtered in the underground, and spring here appeared on ground without going along human being society, we were worshiped as "water which had holy water, mysterious power". It was revived in the Edo era, and, as for the current Oshino Hakkai, pond was chosen as purification ceremony pond of Fuji scheme using horoscope from many ponds to become Hokkyokusei and form of the Big Dipper. Furthermore, we enshrined eight dragon kings in eight ponds and had you keep Heian of villager and safe mountain climbing of Fuji scheme Buddhist. It is event of modern times, but water of Wakuike pond is put on space shuttle challenger in 1983 (Showa 58) by American NASA and is used for scientific experiment in space.

The details of Oshino Hakkai are this >>>

World's cultural heritage registration of Mount Fuji

On June 22, 2013, registration decided Mount Fuji as world's cultural heritage formally. Mount Fuji of holy, solemn figure brought up Mount Fuji faith with unique property and has been taken up in many works of art including ukiyoe print which affected the overseas artist again. It is thought that it is point that it was for of "faith" and "art" based on "scenery" that Mount Fuji is rare as for the value as world's cultural heritage of Mount Fuji.

Let's walk Oshino! ... of ... famous place, Shinto shrine, Buddhist temple, Fuji view spot

  • Oshino Hakkai

    Oshino Hakkai

    Popular tourist attraction almost the center of culture, the history of Oshino-mura that was chosen to constitution assets of Mount Fuji which was world's cultural heritage, natural monument of country, national famous clear water 100 selections.
    The details are this >>>

  • Shikinomori Oshino park

    Shikinomori Oshino park

    It is art museum which Koyo Okada photograph Museum and Kunio Koike picture letter Museum added. We are chosen, and garden spreading out in front of art museum attracts "Fujimi 100 view of Kanto".
    The details are this >>>

  • Sakana park

    Sakana park

    Theme park "Sakana park" of water and forest. Aquarium "Fuji-Yusui-no-Sato Aquarium" which is specialized in freshwater fish adds "Study hall in forest" as school building coming in contact with lawn park and forest.
    The details are this >>>

  • Fuji view spot

    Fuji view spot

    Oshino-mura is famous by seeing Japan's most beautiful Mount Fuji, and best point representing photography and paysage exists a lot. mochirondata is only the best scenery just to look.
    The details are this >>>

Let's experience Oshino! ... on-site training program ...

  • Soba, Hoto hand-kneaded experience

    Soba, Hoto hand-kneaded experience

    Hand-kneaded experience of "Soba, Hoto" using the accommodations. It is local mother, popular on-site training to be carried out in spite of being contact with grandmother.

  • The making of mugwort dumpling

    The making of mugwort dumpling

    "Making of mugwort dumpling" experience using the accommodations. It is local mother, popular on-site training to be carried out in spite of being contact with grandmother.

  • Picture letter experience

    Picture letter experience

    Entrust postcard with picture letter experience to be able to perform in "Kunio Koike picture letter Museum" in Shikinomori Oshino park, bond of heart.

  • Zen meditation experience

    Zen meditation experience

    Toenji temple is subordinate temple of Mt. Hiei-zan Enryaku-ji Temple in temple of Tendai sect. Zen meditation experience is possible in Mount Fuji and deep temple of relation. (as for the time required of Zen meditation one hour)

Recommended model plan

Model plan: 2 days and 1 night

  Time Trip
The first day 16:00 Arrival at Oshinomura. ※After Nyumura type, we move to the lodgings by instruction of representative of each guest-house
18:00 It is taken a bath dinner in guest-house
20:00 Contact thyme with guest-house ※The making of mugwort dumpling
22:00 Going to bed
The second day 6:30 Getting up
7:00 Breakfast
8:00 Oshino Hakkai makes by movement, oldness and instruction of Oshino guide to place that held Nyumura type
10:30 It is made return, Hoto to guest-house ※Hoto which we cooked goes for lunch.
13:30 We move to place that held Nyumura type. taimurashiki.
14:00 Departure from Oshino-mura
※We can move by bus to Lake Kawaguchi to Fujiyoshida from Oshino-mura to Lake Yamanaka in 20 minutes for 15 minutes for ten minutes.
※After leaving Oshino-mura, visiting Fujiyoshida and Fuji Five Lakes is recommended, too.

Model plan: 3 days and 2 nights

  Time Trip
The first day 16:00 Arrival at Oshinomura. ※After Nyumura type, we move to the lodgings by instruction of representative of each guest-house
18:00 It is taken a bath dinner in guest-house
20:00 Contact thyme with guest-house
22:00 Going to bed
The second day 6:30 Getting up
7:00 Breakfast
8:00 Oshino Hakkai makes by movement, oldness and instruction of Oshino guide to place that held Nyumura type
10:30 It is made return, Hoto to guest-house ※Hoto which we cooked goes for lunch.
13:30 Shikinomori Oshino park (Koyo Okada photograph Museum, Kunio Koike picture letter Museum), Sakana park (Fuji-Yusui-no-Sato Aquarium) visit. To Fujiyoshida-shi (Fujiyoshida-shi history folk museum), experience-based facility around Fuji Five Lakes
18:00 We return to guest-house
18:30 Dinner, bathing
20:00 Contact thyme with guest-house ※The making of mugwort dumpling
22:00 Going to bed
The second day 6:30 Getting up
7:00 Breakfast
8:00 We move to place that held Nyumura type. taimurashiki.
8:30 Departure from Oshino-mura

Downloading

It is inquiry application for school excursion

Oshino-mura tourist association
〒401-0511 239-3, Shibokusa, Oshino-mura, Minamitsuru-gun, Yamanashi
TEL: 0555-84-4222 FAX: 0555-84-4223 e-mail: guide@oshino.jp