You don't have to be religious in order to be fascinated by Taiseki-ji Temple, well-known for its spiritual and cultural significance.
Some wanderers like to experience the national capital, Tokyo, beforehand. After you're finished there, it's 70 miles (113 kilometers) to Fujinomiya, where the attraction is to be found.
Travelers will be happy to learn there are 3 accommodation options within 6 miles (10 kilometers) of Taiseki-ji Temple. You might like to add the Guest House Tokiwa and Fujinomiya Fujikyu Hotel to your list.
You'll likely hear on the streets that ふじのや (296 Kamijo, Fujinomiya), just 0.4 miles (0.6 kilometers) away, is a regularly visited place to drink a coffee and organize your day. For some fulfilling food that will surely satisfy a big appetite, check out 西山食堂 (静岡県富士宮市上条526−1), only 0.3 miles (0.5 kilometers) away.