Mount Fuji (富士山 Fuji-san) is the highest mountain in Japan located on Honshu Island at m ft). An active stratovolcano that last erupted in Mount Fuji lies about 100 kilometres mi) south-west of Tokyo, and can be seen from there on a clear day.
"Plains deceive you; they cause you to think that life is easy! Mountains never deceive you; they teach you the realities! Go to the mountains! ~ (Mehmet Murat ildan words of wisdom, aphorisms, wise sayings, quotations) photo: Mount Fuji, Japan in fall.
Rising above the clouds, Mount Fuji, Japan. Fuji-san has long been a sacred mountain. Japanese Buddhists believe the mountain is the gateway to a different world. Mount Fuji, Mount Tate, and Mount Haku are Japan's "Three Holy Mountains.