Hakone has welcomed travelers for centuries. This unique area has historic temples, Fuji views, famous trains, delicious foods, amazing places to stay, and hot springs. Hakone is collection of villages within the high walls of a dormant volcano. You can discover wonderful experiences or get that famous picture of the shrine gates. There is a lot to see and do in Hakone and we welcome you to use the site to find your own special moment or contact us directly to get more personalized information. Welcome to Hakone.
From Sep. to Nov., beautiful pampas grass fields spread out at the foot of the mountain.
In addition to restaurants and shopping, the Hakone-en Park features the Hakone-en Aquarium, where you can enjoy fish from around the world, and the Komagatake Ropeway with runs 1,783 meters one way in 7 minutes.
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.
You may hear the samurai voice “Shitani, Shitani”, which means “Heads Down, Heads Down” because the Daymyo, one of the warload is coming, at Hakone Yumoto November 3rd event