MustLoveJapan

August

National Holiday: None

Major Event:
- Obon

Weather: Hot and humid, mostly sunny (rains 137mm per month)
Ave. temperature and humidity of Tokyo: 26.7 degrees C, 75%

The contents of this month

The Summit of Mt.Fuji

Tokushima Awaodori

Nagaoka Fireworks

Kamikochi Highland

Koenji Awaodori

Asakusa Samba Carnival

Mt. Oyama

Naruko Valley

Okama

Yoshida Himatsuri

Fireworks at Tamagawa River

Senga Waterfall

Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden

Hachioji Matsuri

Yosakoi Festival

Ashikaga Fireworks Festival

Comic Market

Mt. Myogi

Shirahama Ohama Beach

Fukagawa Hachiman Matsuri

Zao Fudo Falls

Nebuta Matsuri Sea Traveling

Hyakuyojo Falls

Gozengamine

Kitanomaru Park

Hamarikyu Garden

Miura Beach

Irita Beach

Fujinomiya side of Mt. Fuji

Inokashira Park

Tsukiji Honganji Bon Odori Matsuri

Atsugi Fireworks

Akiu Great Falls

Sankai Falls

Yokoya Valley

Tsuboniwa

Amagoi Falls

K4GP in Fuji Speedway

Asagaya Tanabata Festival

Kiyosumi Garden

Kyu Shibarikyu Garden

Marunouchi Ondo

Fukagawa Reitaisai

Fussa Tanabata Festival

Ikegami Honmonji Bon Odori

Tora-san Matsuri

Mt. Nesugata

Kinshicho Kawachi Ondo

Katanuma Pond

Kozo Fudo Falls

Aomori Fireworks

The ponds tour in Mt. Hakusan

Shinrinyoku Tenbodai

Naruto Park

Fireworks at Kamakura

Tsujido Beach

Oyama Afuri Jinja Matsuri

Bentenyama Pure Water Park

Hiryu Falls

Mt. Takatori

Uraja Parade

Okayama Summer Fireworks

Jiyugaoka Bon Odori

Homei 48 falls

Ane Falls

Aomori Nebuta Matsuri

Shirakoma Pond

Otome Falls

Yokoya Kirifuri Falls

Yokoya Outaki Falls

Mt Minobu

Akeno Sunflower Farm

Taisyo Pond

Shinagawa Park

Lake Kawaguchi Firework Festa

Todoroki Valley

Dogashima

Narimasu Awaodori Matsuri

Nakameguro Awaodori

Hakozaki Summer Bon Odori

Futakuchikyo Shiraito Falls

Mt.Tonosu

Oboke Valley

Biwa Falls

Kamiyama Uguisu Falls

Myojin Pond

Tsunashima Matsuri

Miura Beach Fireworks Festival

Shimoda Bay

Tokyo DaiJingu Bon Odori

Sumida River Toro Nagashi

Koyasan Tokyo Temple Bon Odori

Banji Rock

Kamiyama Fudo Falls

Kamiyama Momiji Falls

Kamiyama Kannon Falls

Saitama City Fireworks

Takanawa Bon Odori Dance

Urayasu Summer Bon Odori

Kasai Seaside park

Kawatabi Shiraito Falls

Gotenyama Garden

Cape Tsurugi

Saigoyama Park

Satomi Fudo Falls

Mt. Tsuboyama

Feature of this month

Other Months

The Summit of Mt.Fuji

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Information

The Summit of Mt.Fuji (富士山頂) is the highest place in Japan. The altitude of the summit is 3776m from the sea level. It is called “Kengamine(剣ケ峰)” of Mt.Fuji. The flat land area which is surrounding the volcanic cone of Mt.Fuji is called 10th station which considered as the top of Mt.Fuji. The altitude of 10th station is 3720m from the sea level.

Tourist Info.
There is Sengenshrine at Fujinomiya Route, and Kusushi Shrine at Yoshida Route. A post box is placed at Fujinomiya Rout side. Walking around the volcanic cone takes 90 min.