hakone shrine jinja traditional torii lake ashi
hakone shrine jinja traditional torii lake ashi

A place to experience and connect with nature and history

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! ■■

See HAKONE‘s best attractions on a budget and a schedule that suits your needs. Experience cultural activities like geisha experience, Yumoto walking and more. Top Quality Activities and Easy Online Booking.

Discover Hakone

Explore the experiences, locations, and beauty of Hakone


Things to Do

See all the experiences and activities for you in and around Hakone

Plan your trip

Information and answers for your Hakone visit planning


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