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The 5 Best Hakone Gardens


The 5 Best Hakone Gardens Hakone volcano has produced a caldera and hot springs since the first explosion of about 3,000 years ago. Hakone is like a huge garden itself and [...]

Hiking in the Hakone Area


If you are a hiker, and find yourself in the Hakone area, you are blessed!   There is a lot of great hiking around Hakone, Odawara, and Minamiashigarashi.   [...]

The Museums of Hakone


Some of Japan`s best museums are in Hakone.   Here you will find not only great museums, but a wide variety of choices, from art, history and even museums about fictional [...]

Tobi Tengu Zip Line


Tobi Tengu Zip Line is in Minamiashigarashi and it is a lot of fun!  Tobi Tengu is  in a beautiful spot, near only you hot spring and in the beautiful Maruta Forest [...]

The Top 10 Attractions in Hakone


“The Top 10 Attractions in Hakone.”Hakone is located in the west of Kanagawa Prefecture with panoramic views, historical spots and exciting amusement parks. It is [...]

Only Yu Hot Spring


Only Yu Hot Springs in Minamiashigarashi, Kanagawa is one of the best Hot Springs near Hakone. We rank it at #5 on our list. I have surveyed many guests and they [...]

FUJI Views Hiking Course

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This is a nice hike during which, if you are lucky and the weather cooperates, you can get a great view of Mount Fuji!   Download the Pdf below and get hiking! [...]

The Hot Springs of Hakone


The Hot Springs of Hakone Hakone Yumoto is the most popular hot springs resort area in the region. To get there: Take the Hakone Tozan Railway from Odawara to Yumoto Station. [...]