Mount Fuji, Japan is located on Honshu Island, is the highest mountain in Japan at m. An active stratovolcano that last erupted in Mount Fuji lies about 100 kilometres south-west of Tokyo, and can be seen from there on a clear day.
Rising above the clouds, Mount Fuji, Japan. Fuji-san has long been a sacred mountain. Japanese Buddhists believe the mountain is the gateway to a different world. Mount Fuji, Mount Tate, and Mount Haku are Japan's "Three Holy Mountains.