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Features by Seasons

See information on recommended Shizuoka prefecture sights by season.

Mt. Fuji changes according to season, where viewed from, and time. Enjoy produce of the season from the ocean and mountains, and the flowers that blossom in turn through the year. Shizuoka prefecture has special charms that change with the seasons. Each locality has scenery and events to be enjoyed during a certain season only. No matter how many times you visit, you'll always discover something new and enjoyable in Shizuoka.

Spring recommendations

March

Sense the Culture of Japan while Admiring the Diversity of Hina Decorations

April

Cherries in Full Bloom. There are numerous famous cherry-viewing locations in Shizuoka Prefecture.

May

May in Shizuoka, Alive with Numerous Events and the Scent of New Tea.

Summer recommendations

June

Shizuoka Prefecture is Full of Colorful Flowers in the Rainy Season as Well.

july

Mt. Fuji is Opened for Climbing, Marking the Start of Summer in Shizuoka Prefecture.

August

Shizuoka Scenes Rich in the Special
Ambiance of the Japanese Summer.

Fall recommendations

September

Autumn in Japan, Sipping Tea while Admiring the Moon.

October

Autumn in Japan - the season of festivals, sports and artistic events.

November

The Mountains Painted in their Bright Colors are a Grand Natural Symphony

Winter recommendations

December

December in Japan is Full of Activity for Christmas and Getting Ready for the New Year

January

Enjoy Activities Around Mt. Fuji in its Snow-Covered Beauty

February

Setsubun Festival, the Bringer of Spring. Gather up good luck beans and rice cakes.

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