The eight spring water ponds of Oshino village.
Oshino village is located between Lake Yamanaka and Fuji Yoshida city in the northern part of Mount Fuji.
The village has 8 natural spring water ponds that are fed by snow melt from Mount Fuji. The reflections of the sky and landscapes on the clear water provides picturesque scenes that draw photographers and painters during all seasons of the year.
This area is also a great location for the beautiful scenery of Mount Fuji. The clear and pure spring water is a beautiful sight to see and drinking fountains allow visitors to drink water from the ponds. Old water wheels and traditional style Japanese houses also contribute to the beautiful area.
You can enjoy Japanese noodles called, “Udon” and beverages made with the spring water at local restaurants in the area.