Taking place over the same dates as the iconic Fuji Shibazakura Festival, the Mount Fuji Delicious Food Festa is a celebration of the culinary delights found in Yamanashi Prefecture. There will be a wide range of local foods for visitors to indulge in, including the likes of Yoshida udon, Fujinomiya yakisoba, and even Mount Fuji-shaped hanpen (a fish cake product). A more comprehensive listing of the taste bud tempting goodies on offer can be found on the official event website. If you're a fan of sweet over savory, never fear - the event has plenty of those options available, too!
The Mount Fuji Delicious Food Festa takes place at the Fuji Motosuko Resort, which is located around 30 minutes by bus (Shibazakura Liner) from Kawaguchiko Station, which is served by the Fujikyuko Line.
For those who opt to drive to the venue, there is plenty of on-site parking available - enough to accommodate around 1000 vehicles.
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