Mt. Fuji, the tallest mountain in Japan. Mt. Fuji is not only a great mountain to climb, but also behold from it’s beautiful surroundings too, with many people come to visit every year. Mt. Fuji was finally registered as a World Cultural Heritage site in June 2013 after it’s cultural value was recognised through its artistic and spiritual value along with its majestic beauty. The mountain itself being an object of worship and source of artistic inspiration means that not only the mountain is World Cultural Heritage. The shrines located on and around the mountain, along with its paths are some of the things on the mountains assets that are also registered on the World Cultural Heritage list.
Photograph provided by Shizuoka Prefectural Tourism Association