Not quite a challenging avtivity, but something to be enjoyed outdoors. Hakone has many ways to experience the hot spring and one of the most memorable is to bath outdoors. Enjoy the fresh air, beautiful views, and freedom of being among nature in the nude. Hakone has some of the most impressive and enjoyable outdor bathing facilities in Japan.
Sengokuhara, the Highlands of Hakone
Sengokuhara is the large highland valley near Lake Ashi. This area is famous for museums, resorts, golfing, and access to the Mt. Fuji area.