Kawaguchiko (河口湖)

河口湖
As we made our way back to Kawaguchiko, we had about 2 hours before our return bus ride so we decided to walk about 15 minutes from the station to the nearby Kawaguchiko Lake.

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Relatively quiet on a weekday, even the old uncle who was sitting at his boating booth tried to sell us the 15 minutes boat ride for a discounted price citing no customer that day.

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But it was too cloudy that day to get on a boat ride which we won’t get to see Mount Fuji either.

河口湖
Not far is Mt Kachi Kachi Ropeway which cost 720JPY for 2 ways. You can get a discount here from this link

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Stopping by Cheese Cake Garden for a coffee break, they have a few seats for eat in customer. They have a interesting Miso Cheese for sale which I saw a few people buying it back.

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Nice place to chill-lax after a warm afternoon of walking (talking about warm, it is still not that hot yet but the sun rays in Japan is much stronger)

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Thumbs up for their cakes! Love my not so sweet fluffy cheese cake.

Address:河口湖チーズケーキガーデン山梨県南都留郡富士河口湖町浅川1173-1

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Saw this in the toilet and thought it was pretty interesting. I guess many tourists visit this station since it is the connecting station to Mt Fuji visits so I guess there is a need to educate the tourists in a light way? *smile*

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