Every year many photographers and landscape artists visit Oshino-mura for celebrity by seeing Japan's most beautiful Mount Fuji. It is prosperous about photograph in particular so that photocontest "Oshino, Fuji grand prix photo contest" hosted by village is held every year, and there is not day not to see photographer as Mecca of Mount Fuji photography. In this page, we introduce around taking picture of photocontest high rank prize-winning work place. In addition, it is recommended to landscape artists as these places are best points representing paysage. (photography and sketch dakedenakudata are only the best scenery just to look.)

Popular Fuji view spot around Oshino which is famous by seeing Japan's most beautiful Mount Fuji tells!

1. Shikinomori Oshino park

Some of prize-winning works of Oshino, Fuji grand prix photo contest carried out are photographs of this place every year. Because warm water flows from Oshino Onsen in the upper reaches, fog stands; such as hoarfrost is to be scenic, and to be seen.

2. Around Oshino Onsen

Some of prize-winning works of Oshino, Fuji grand prix photo contest carried out are photographs of this place every year. Because warm water flows from Oshino Onsen, fog stands; such as hoarfrost is to be scenic, and to be seen.

3. Shigehira Bridge

Superb view spot that is famous spot of fly fishing that can see Mount Fuji on the down stream side. Many photographers display tripods and photograph Mount Fuji changing every moment. Take from bridge;, too, and take scenery that put bridge in;, too. It is place that can challenge various composition.

4. Masu-no-ie

Fuji to see from well-kept Japanese garden is tasteful in "Masu-no-ie" which is very close to Oshino Hakkai and is popular. (as for the photograph Masu-no-ie)

5. Oshino Hakkai

There are watermill and row of cherry blossom trees of thatched roof, interesting subject including carp of pond as well as Mount Fuji, and original scenery of good old Japan revives.

6. Omiya Bridge

We can see magnificent Mount Fuji soaring over there of row of cherry blossom trees of approximately 100 "Yoshino cherry trees" planted on both sides of downstream Sin-Nashogawa river for celebrity as famous spot of cherry tree in spring. It is spring let alone recommendation time. As for the time of cherry tree, congestion is expected; please go out early.

7. Torii place tunnel this side

We can put cosmos and Japanese pampas grass in photograph backed by magnificent Mount Fuji when we turn left at torii place tunnel this side.

The Oshino junior high school back

8. The Oshino-mura villager gymnasium back

Inverted image of Mt.Fuji of rice field

9. Oshino rural district

Classic scenery called magnificent Mount Fuji is seen with various flowers blooming every season in the background here. We follow with blue flag, sunflower, cosmos soba from the end of May. We can look at diamond Fuji from 12 middle to around the beginning of January.

10. Oshino rural district 2

Classic scenery called magnificent Mount Fuji is seen with various flowers blooming every season in the background here. We follow with blue flag, sunflower, cosmos soba from the end of May. We can look at diamond Fuji from 12 middle to around the beginning of January.

11. Nijumagari pass

It is place well-known for photograph of "Koyo Okada" who is famous as Mount Fuji photographer. It is spot that seasonal panorama can enjoy in whole year. Desire is time of the evening early in the morning. In addition, we can look at diamond Fuji here. (end of November and early January.)

12. Mt.Takazasuyama halfway up a mountain

One of Mount Fuji shooting spot where here is famous. Panorama of superb view Mount Fuji which did Oshino-mura under eyes opens when we climb forest road from Toriichi pass. Way spreading out is to the mountaintop of Mt.Takazasuyama, and, as well as Mount Fuji shooting, there are interesting subjects such as bellflowers which bloomed along the ridge.

Mt.Ishiwariyama

13. Mt.Ishiwariyama

Mountain which is the highest around Oshino-mura. Let alone the Oshino-mura whole area, we point Lake Yamanaka and popularity that the Southern Alps look like if it is fine. It is "Nijumagari pass, Mt.Ishiwariyama, Mt.Ohirayama hiking course" to the mountaintop. Even if huge rock performs to enshrined stone assignment Shinto shrine before going to Mt.Ohirayama if we have time to spare.

14. Hananomiyako park

We fill up 300,000 square meters of sites in seasonal flowers, and bright color and rich nature are dramatic, and they direct lakeside holiday. We can look at diamond Fuji for approximately two months in the winter season.
〒401-0501 1650, Yamanaka, Yamanakako-mura, Minamitsuru-gun, Yamanashi TEL. 0555-62-5587

15. Mt.Ohirayama

Panoramic view to be able to enjoy Lake Yamanaka and Mount Fuji together. It is "Nijumagari pass, Mt.Ishiwariyama, Mt.Ohirayama hiking course" to the mountaintop. It is come before long by Mt.Hiraoyama door when we go down gentle ridge way for a while from the Mt.Ishiwariyama mountaintop. It becomes rapid slope from here, but there is the Mt.Ohirayama mountaintop when we finish climbing.

16. Nagaike Shinsui Koen

Magnificent Mount Fuji over lake is the best part! View Point near Mount Fuji. In addition, view spot of "double diamond Fuji" where the setting sun begins to set in to "inverted image of Mt.Fuji" reflected in Mount Fuji and the shore of Lake Yamanaka before eyes in the middle of November or the beginning of February. A large number of photographers come.

17. Lake Yamanaka interchange plaza Kirara is horizontal

Interchange plaza Kirara horizontal shore. Popular spot that can look at inverted image of Mt.Fuji in time when surface of a lake of the evening was settled down in the morning. There are playground equipment for outdoor theater and children, natural turf open space in Kirara garden.
〒401-0501 479-2, Hirano, Yamanakako-mura, Minamitsuru-gun, Yamanashi TEL. 0555-20-3111

18. Asahigaoka shore green tract of land Park

In quiet park in shore, various trees include several hundred maples and zelkovas, fujizakura along the promenade and are famous as famous place of colored leaves. "Beach, colored leaves Festival of sunset" is held from late October through early November and can enjoy colored leaves lighted up by night every year.

19. Lake Yamanaka panoramic observatory

View Point in the middle of prefectural road reaching from Lake Yamanaka Mikuni mountain pass. Place that can overlook Mount Fuji on Lake Yamanaka, the other side under eyes. We see depending on weather to the Southern Alps. One side is dyed red-hot to get out and can taste fantastic time at dusk. It is one side Japanese pampas grass field in autumn.

Hannokibayashi museum

20. Hannokibayashi museum

It is this "Hannokibayashi document Tachi" that stand still to back relaxedly in the old powerful family premises of approximately 9,000 tsubos (29,700 square meters) in big forest sitting on Oshino Hakkai, the third hallowed ground "Sokonukeike pond".

Oshino, Fuji grand prix photo contest 2013

Watermill showing dimly through morning mist to go up from Oshino Hakkai, Mount Fuji which takes the morning sun behind, and shines.
There is Japanese original scenery here. Many photographers come from the prefecture outside to gain such a scenery at camera. We hold photocontest every year in Oshino-mura, and splendid works gather from the whole country.
You must apply with vaunted work, too.

○ Oshino, Fuji grand prix photo contest official site

URL: http://www.vill.oshino.yamanashi.jp/photocon.html

○ Reference about contest
The office of Oshino village tourism industry section
〒401-0592 1514, Shibokusa, Oshino-mura, Minamitsuru-gun, Yamanashi (the office of Oshino village the first floor)
Telephone: 0555-84-7794 FAX: 0555-84-3717