Discover the world of the delicate and delicious Japanese sweets
Wagashi, and the world of Japanese sweets represents Japanese tastes, culture, and values. The refined sweets often have a long history and rich culture connected to the people and customs of the area. Hakone has wonderful traditional and modern sweets to explore. Walk the streets of Yumoto of onsen manju or yumochi, famous sweets in the area. There are modern choices available throughout the area at different hotels too.
How about a tea break after your lakeside stroll? Relax with a cup of good coffee or tea and a slice of freshly baked cake.
This café provides the “forest” atmosphere. So come and enjoy our sweets and light meal with the natural landscapes of all four seasons!
This warm and historic teahouse serves the traditional amazake drink by the 13th generation of the same family in a wonderfully preserved building. Visit to feel the history and hospitality of Japan.
What to eat in Hakone? There is a lot to eat in Hakone! Hakone is located in a wonderful area close to the sea and mountains so we have some tasty food and wonderful cuisine. The hotels and ryokan have wonderful meals for their guests, but if you are just in the area for a day trip these are some wonderful classic Japanese foodie options.
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.