Hakone Day Trip by Public Transportation
What we'll do
This is a typical day trip in Hakone by public transportation.
Some sightseeing sites in Hakone near Tokyo will please you fully.
You can enjoy a ship designed like a Viking one on a lake, then reach to the hot springs and volcanic craters area by riding on a rope-way and finally eat boiled black eggs which are said to let you live seven years longer each.
You can also enjoy historical venues and interesting museums there.
- Price per person
- 16,000 JPY ~ / person
- Max participants
- Up to 5 people
- Hosted in English
- Things you need to know before the tour
Not included: guest’s transportation, lunch and entrance fee
Notes: At Odawara Station you can buy Hakone 2 Days Free Pass tickets that you can use on almost all public transportation in Hakone including a Viking ship and rope-way and it takes 4000 Japanese yen per person.
It takes less than 40 minutes and about 4000 JPY per person to Odawara Station from Tokyo Station by bullet train.
1Owakudani Valley: by riding on a rope-way
You can see a spectacular scenery with smoke of sulfur dioxide and boiled water vapor around the volcano crater in Owakudani Valley and see the big Mt Fuji if it's clear. In addition, you can enjoy eating an egg boiled in the hot springs and turned black on the surface that is said to let you live seven years longer.
2Lake Ashi: getting on a Viking ship
On Lake Ashi created by the volcano eruption, you can enjoy Viking ship riding.
3On the shore of Lake Ashi
Lunch (You can enjoy eating fish which is fished on Lake Ashi if you like it)
4Hakone Check Point: the samurai government checked weapons entering into the capital and women going out from it.
You can feel the atmosphere of the samurai warrior's era with the castle reconstructed and the museum at Hakone Check Point.
5Trick Box Works & Shop: traditional wooden art works in Hakone
You'll see curious gimmicks of trick boxes and a traditional way to create wooden boxes.
6Hakone Venetian Glass Museum: beautiful and unique glass art works
You'll see beautiful glass art works and the harmony between art works and nature.
7JR Odawara Station
Dropping off guests