Discover the culture, history, nature, and beauty of Japan in Hakone. Hakone lies on between Tokyo and Kyoto on the famous Tokaido Road, travelled by samurai, dignitaries, and visitors for centuries. Hakone is in the heart of a national park with some of the best onsen in Japan. The mountains of Hakone have hot springs, museums, and activities to discover and experience. Many of Hakone`s charms lie off the beaten path and it is easy to step away from the more popular spots to find your special place to make that wonderful memory.
Discover this hidden temple behind the hill, a place of historical significance and the resting place for generations of the family that ruled over central Japan, the Hojo Clan.
Your guide to using a hot spring in Japan. Learn how to onsen the Japanese way. Rules to enjoy the onsen, the traditional Japanese hot spring and that has been enjoyed for centuries, an truly unique Japanese experience
Hakone has many hiking trails with different lengths and levels of difficulty. Each Hakone trail has a wonderful story and abundant natural sites to see along the way. Hakone has just released an English hiking map available at local stations and information centers.
18 holes spread out on the shore of a lake, offering breathtaking scenery with the majestic Mt. Fuji.