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Fugaku Wind Cave

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Fugaku Wind Cave

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Yamanashi
  Mt. Fuji
Taman
  Gua dan terowongan

Fugaku Wind Cave (富岳風穴, fugakufuketsu) is the cave formed by Lava from Mt.Fuji, located in Aokigahara Jukai(the Sea of Forest). The average temperature is about 37F for all year, so this cave was used for a cold storage for silkworms. It is about 600ft. length and 27ft. height. Somehow, there is no echo sound in this cave even though such a closed cave. There is ice wall. Fugaku Wind Cave is one of natural monuments.
Tourist info:
Entrance fee:200 yen
Access:
0. at Kawaguchiko St.
1. use local bus to Fugaku Fuketsu (25 min.)

Access to Mt. Fuji area

Fujigoko (富士五湖)
Terminal Station: Fujikyuko Kawaguchiko (河口湖)
Access from Tokyo:
-By Train
0.From Tokyo station.
1. use Chuou (JR) line to Otuki station (2 hr.)
2. use Fuji Express to Kawaguchiko (53 min.)
-By Car
0.Use Chuo Expressway to Kawaguchiko (2 hr.)


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Detailed Travel Guide

Fugaku Wind Cave

Fugaku Wind Cave is the cave formed by Lava from Mt.Fuji, located in Aokigahara Jukai(the Sea of Forest). The average temperature is about 37F for all year, so this cave was used for a cold storage for silkworms. It is about 600ft. length and 27ft. height. Somehow, there is no echo sound in this cave even though such a closed cave. There is ice wall. Fugaku Wind Cave is one of natural monuments.
The cave was created by lava from Mt.Fuji. The entire cave is formed when lave cools down, the gas of lava pushed up the rock. The floor of the cave is also called Lava pool.
The wind Cave is very important for geologic because of Tree Mold Lava Spiracle.
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