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富士サファリパーク Fuji Safari Park

  • Entertainment (Zoo / Aquarium / Botanical Gardens)
  • Around Gotemba and Fuji
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District
Around Gotemba and Fuji
Address
2255-27 Suyama, Susono-shi, Shizuoka 410-1231, Japan
Category
  • Entertainment (Zoo / Aquarium / Botanical Gardens)
Closed
Open Every Day
Website
http://www.fujisafari.co.jp/english/
Tel.
+81-55-998-1311
Date of post:2015/07/10

Closer look at wild animals!

  • Animal Appreciation

Fuji Safari Park is located on the foot of Mt. Fuji. The park has two zones, Safari Zone and Animal-Petting Zone.

In Safari Zone, visitors can take a 50 minute drive through 7 different areas for bears, lions, cheetahs, elephants, herbivorous animals and mountainous herbivores from across the world. They are kept living in a natural environment without a cage. We can enjoy seeing at animals in more like their natural habitats.

To drive through the Safari Zone, visitors can choose a vehicle from their own private car (50 minutes), Jungle Bus (1,300yen per person, 50minutes), Special Jungle Bus (1,500yen per person, 70minutes), Safari Navigation Car (5,000yen per one car, 60minutes) or the like. There is also a walking course with a guide, Adventure Tour (2,500yen per person, 2.5km, 2hours & 30 minutes). If you choose Jungle Bus or Safari Navigation Car, you can enjoy feeding animals directly, for instance, through a caged window of vehicle listening guide's explanation. Some Night Safari courses are available in the evening. They are also recommendable to see active animals after it gets dark.

Here, in Fuji Safari Park, about 30 species of animals can be seen with Mt. Fuji behind them, which is a special and spectacular view. (View points for Mt. Fuji: http://www.fujisafari.co.jp/park/fujiview.html)

In the Animal-Petting Zone, visitors enjoy petting and feeding small animals including rabbits, monkeys, squirrels, wallabies, kangaroos, alpacas, hedgehogs, cats, dogs and the like. The experience of riding a miniature horse is also available.

The park always offers various events and information, for instance, new-born babies’ information. There are some restaurants, cafés, and souvenir shops. So you can enjoy a whole day with fun!

<Opening hours>
March 16th to September 30th 9:00am to 5:00pm
October 1st to October 31st 9:00am to 4:30pm
November 1st to March 15th 10:00am to 3:30pm
Night Safari is available 5:30pm to 7:30pm only on weekends of the period of April 18th to October 31st. But during the period of July 18th to August 31st, Night Safari is held every day.

<Entrance Fee>
Day Time Hours: Adults (over 15) 2,700yen, Children (4 and over, free for children under 4) 1,500yen, Seniors (over 64) 2,000yen
Night Safari: 1,700yen/person (free for children under 4)
<Discount Information>
If you print out the page below, you can get a discount for up to 5 people.
http://www.fujisafari.co.jp/happy/coupon.html

<Access>
From Fuji Station 60 minutes by bus (1,040yen)
From Mishima Station 50 minutes by bus (1,070yen)
From Gotemba Station 35 minutes by bus (760yen)
http://www.fujisafari.co.jp/info/bus-time.htm

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