About Us

  Mt. Fuji Yamanashi Guide-Interpreters Association (FYGIA) consists of experts in the field of tour guiding

Mt. Fuji Yamanashi Guide-Interpreters Association

 Our contributions include encouraging international tourism and nurturing international friendship. FYGIA became the general incorporated association in January 2017 with the aim of supporting social and cultural development in Yamanashi Prefecture and its surrounding area.

FYGIA’s Vision

  1. To establish the status of tour guide experts representing Yamanashi Prefecture
  2. To help the development of guiding skills and support activities for our members
  3. To promote tourism and inbound businesses in our area with the cooperation of local communities
NameMt. Fuji Yamanashi Guide-Interpreters Association (FYGIA)
PresidentAkio Kawai
Address1414-1 Matsuyama Fujiyoshida City Yamanashi 403-0016 Japan
EstablishedJanuary 4th, 2017
Business SegmentsGuide interpretation for inbound tours
Planning and providing guided tours
Promoting international tourism in Yamanashi Prefecture
Providing training to guide interpreters
Other related business
MembersLicensed Guide interpreters – 56 persons
Interpretation LanguagesEnglish / Chinese / German / Korean / French / Thai / Italian
Allied PartnersNichifuji Co. Ltd.,
Houdini Corporation