World Heritage Mount Fuji Heritage Assets – Saiko Lake

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Saiko Lake / 西湖①

Saiko Lake is a lake in western Kawaguchiko Lake and one of Fujigoko Lakes(Five lakes around Mt.Fuj). There are lava caves such as Saiko Bat Hole, Narusawahyouketsu(ice cave) and Fugakufuuketsu(wind cave) and there is a primeval forest such as Aokigahara Jukai sea of trees around Saiko Lake. So, it is possible to fully enjoy nature.

Saiko Lake / 西湖②photo:boats & road cones (& Mt.Fuji) by torne (where’s my lens cap?)

Saiko Lake is registered as World Heritage as periferal assets of “Fujisan, sacred place and source of artistic inspiration”.

【 The first photograph 】By at en.wikipedia [GFDL, CC-BY-SA-3.0, GFDL, GFDL or CC-BY-SA-3.0], from Wikimedia Commons

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