6 Recommended Places To Visit In Hakone

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Did you know that Hakone has many places where you can enjoy, other than Onsen? These are recommended places which are going to make your trip more fun!

 

1. Hakone Shrine


Hakone Shrine is a kind of spiritual spot where people can get energy. It is said that visiting Hakone Shrine brings you good luck, road safety and an easy delivery.

Address: 80-1 Motohakone, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa 250-0522

 

2. The Hakone Open-Air Museum


Look at this beautiful stairs! If it is a sunny day, it is going to be much greater view because those glasses reflect the sunlight and be brilliant.

Address: 1121 Ninotaira, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa 250-0407

 

3. Lake Ashi


Lake Ashi is a scenic lake in Hakone area. Here you can enjoy 30 mins of cruise ship too. If you are lucky, you can also find “Sakasa Fuji” (Mount Fuji as reflected in the lake).

Address: Motohakone, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa 250-0522

 

4. Owakudani


Owakudani is famous for its Kurotamago (black eggs), which are boiled in a sulfur spring in the volcano and have black shell. It is said that if you eat one of them, you will live 7 years longer.

Address: Sengokuhara, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa 250-0631

 

5. Hakone Ropeway


You can enjoy great view of Owakudani, Mount Fuji, Lake Ashi and so on… It is recommended to check out the weather of the day beforehand because you can enjoy much greater view on a sunny day!

Address:  Sengokuhara, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa 250-0631

 

6. Hakone Museum of Art


Here you can enjoy not only its exhibits such as potteries but also enjoy a beautiful garden around the building. Each season you can see the different face of the garden, but the view of red leaves in the autumn season is especially great.

Address: 1300 Gora, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa 250-0408