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How to Get to Gotemba Peace Park On the way from Tokyo to Mount Fuji, most visitors end up in Gotemba City. In Gotemba, there is the Gotemba Heiwa Koen (Peace Park) and Gotemba Premium Outlets. The Gotemba Peace Park is located in Shizuoka Prefecture at the border of Hakone in Japan. The park is known to as one of the best spots for sightseeing in the district. After a short walk in Heiwa Park, you will be rewarded with a beautiful view of Mount Fuji.
What to See in Gotemba Peace Park The Peace Park houses the chalky stupa with golden Buddha statues known to be the symbol of the park. It house the Buddha's ashes of late Indian Prime Minister Nehru and the four golden images of Buddha. There is also a Japanese garden with a pond located in the park. If you were also interested, the Gotemba Premium Outlets, Japan's most popular outlet mall, located at the base of Mount Fuji provides great shopping and excellent views of Mount Fuji.
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Yes, Gotemba Peace Park provides a beautiful view of Mount Fuji located mountainside on the outer rim of Hakone. It is known for one of the best spots for sightseeing in the Shizuoka Prefecture.
What is in Gotemba Peace Park?
The Gotemba Peace Park houses the chalky stupa with golden Buddha statues known to the symbol of the park. A stupa is a dome-shaped structure that is used as a place of meditation or also known as a Buddhist shrine. In front of the stupa stands the guardian dogs in the line of respective Asian countries. It houses the Buddha's ashes of late Indian Prime Minister Nehru and the four golden images of Buddha. In the park, there is also a Japanese garden with a pond.
How do you get to Gotemba Peace Park by public transportation?
You can take the Hakone Tozan bus that goes towards the Peace Park stop from the Gotemba Station.
How long does it take to drive from Gotemba Peace Park to Mount Fuji?
If you are driving from Tokyo, on the way to Mount Fuji, you will pass Gotemba Peace Park, which is about half an hour's drive from Mount Fuji.
How far is Gotemba Peace Park from the Gotemba Exit (Mount Fuji Gotemba 5th Station)?
Mount Fuji Gotemba 5th Station is the second most popular hiking trail from the Fujinomiya exit. It goes to an altitude of 2400 meters above sea level, making it the highest of the Fifth Stations. The Mount Fuji Gotemba 5th Station is about a half-hour drive from Gotemba Peace Park.
What restaurants are near Gotemba Peace Park?
Some restaurants near Gotemba Peace Park are Tanta Roba del Museu Gotemba, Fukuno-Ya, Suzuhiro Kamaboko Gotemba, and Kukka Timberline.