Welcome to the official tourism website for Hakone. Hakone is at the historic, cultural, and natural crossroads of Japan. Get inspiration and information for your visit and come discover the tradition, culture and history of Japan in Hakone.
【 Owakudani Area: OPEN】
As of November 15, 2019 the area around Owakudani Station is now open for visitors. Visitors are now allowed outside Owakudani Station to walk around the area. The Owakudani area is now accessible by ropeway. Private transportation by car is still not permitted. Your safety is of the utmost concern to us and as we thank you for your patience and understanding during our safety checks. Hakone has very interesting geological characteristics and we constantly monitor gas levels and seismic activity while maintaining preparations for any natural challenges. Learn more about the geology of Hakone here.
■■ NOW our HAKONE LOCAL TOUR is available! ■■
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Hakone is right next to Hakone. Access to the beautiful mountain is easy by car or bus and there are amazing spots to see Fuji from the peaks of Hakone. Visiting Fuji is one of the most popular things to do in Hakone.
A day trip to Hakone is one of the best ways to spend a day outside Tokyo. An overnight trip is the best way to see the area, but you can get all the highlights in one day!
This unique botanical garden, which display most of the aquatic plants seen in japanese wetlands, was first established in 1976. The botanical garden is located in Hakone-Sengokuhara, 650m (2,200 feet ) above sea level.
Hakone`s Hatajuku Yosegi Zaiku ia a traditional local craft dating back to the Edo period of Japan.
Yumoto is the gateway to the Hakone area with the main train station and a wide variety of shops, restaurants, and accommodation.