There is a ninja theme village which name is Oshino Shinobi no Sato in the foot of Mt.Fuji.
You can experience ninja and also enjoy ninja show there.
Today I’ll introduce Oshino Shinobi no Sato for you.
What is ninja?
I think ninja (忍者) is very famous in all over the world,
but just in case I’ll tell you who don’t know well about that.
At first, ninja is kind of Japanese spy which is
mainly existed from Kamakura to Edo era and they have
lots of cool ninjutsu (Literally meaning: Ninja Techniques).
Ninja is not only male but also female and they are called kunoichi.
The most famous ninja manga (comic book) is NARUTO!
Ninja experiences at Oshino Shinobi no Sato
Shinobi no Sato is located in Oshino in Yamanashi.
Shinobi is another name for ninja.
You can enjoy ninja experiences and the view of Mt.Fuji together there.
Ninja show by ninja performance group “靁凮刄 (RAI-FU-JIN)”
It is ninja show with genuine tool used by ninja
that you can know the secret and unexpected truth of ninja.
You can enjoy impressive performance by the superhuman
physical ability that is cultivated by everyday ascetic practices.
RAI-FU-JIN is the next-generation ninja group
which fuses traditional and modern combat.
Ninja show：4 times a day Weekdays – about 15 min Weekends – about 30 min
Price：It’s included in admission fees
Karakuri yashiki (Ninja’s trick house)
It is a ninja’s trick house which is full of tricks to protect themselves from enemies.
There are lots of ninja’s secrets such as hidden weapons,
secret loopholes, and hidden doors. You can enjoy ninja experiences
while finding various “Karakuri (ninja’s trick)” which is set like an maze.
Shuriken (Throwing stars) Dojo
At Shuriken Dojo, you can challenge Shuriken,
Japanese archery, and blowgun which are the weapon of ninja.
You can get gifts depends on the number which you hit the target!
Challenge how much you have sense of ninjutsu!
Except these attractions above, there is an athletics
to do ninja training, and ninja lessons for kids.
Furthermore, it’s enjoyable to take funny pictures with rental ninja clothes there!
Access to Oshino Shinobi no Sato
Bus from Shinjuku
There are 4 buses a day from busta Shinjuku and stop
at Oshino Shinobi no Sato bus stop. It takes around 2 hours.
Bus from Kawaguchiko or Fujisan station
Take Gotemba Station Line (via Oshino Hakkai) then get off
at Oshino Shinobi no Sato bus stop. It takes around 20 minutes.
Opening hours are different depends on the day.
See more details → Oshino Shinobi no Sato website
I hope you’ll enjoy ninja experiences at Oshino Shinobi no Sato!