Global Network of National Geoparks

Mt. Tai China Announces Its Friendly-Mountain Relation with Mt. Fuji Japan

Source : Published :November 14, 2007


On 12 November, Mt. Tai China announced that it and Mt. Fuji became friendly mountains.

Mt. Tai China, at an elevation of 1524 meters, was listed in world natural and cultural heritage by the United Nations in 1987 and joined the Global Geoparks Network (GGN) in 2006. Mt. Fuji with an elevation of 3776 meters, the highest mountain in Japan, is actively applying for a member of GGN.