A photographer capturing view from Mt Fuji

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    The story of two amateur hikers yet ambitious photographer trying to conquer Mt.Fuji.

    We set off at 7.00pm from Shinjuku station to Mt Fuji 5th Station,Kawaguchi-ko, Yamanashi Route,the most popular route. It took 2 hours by bus. Cost = JPY5200/person (return).

    Started hiking at 10.00pm in the evening, with the world's most unprepared hiking gears.

    Heard a caucasian talking "dude whats the point, we're going to die out there". We found that so funny.

    After 7 hours of cold wind, altitude sickness, we reached the top just before sunrise. We reached the summit at 6.45 am.

    Altitude sickness caught Diloz 6.45-8.45am, as we reached summit.

    Temperature at 8th station to summit probably 0 celsius with strong winds.

    Hardest part of the journey was going down. 3 hours of poor trails. Arrive back at shinjuku 3.00pm the next day.

    Will be constantly updated. Coming soon videos of our journey. All praise to god for such a beautiful experiance.

    lalakkk {moved}, vtravelled.com, and 10 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. vtravelled.com 50 months ago | reply

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    2. ~B~ 24 months ago | reply

      great mt fuji series indeed!

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