"Beautiful Tourist Attraction Near Tokyo" Top 5 Page for this destination Hakone by nicolaitan
Hakone Travel Guide: 119 reviews and 465 photos
Hakone is the major city inthe Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park centered at beautiful Lake Ashinoko and is one of the most popular tourist sites in Japan with estimates of up to 20 million visitors per year. The area is most famous for its hot springs and also views of Mt. Fuji (on clear days, which apparently aren't that frequent). The area is easily accessed by train from Tokyo altho for many the easiest way to see all the attractions is on a guided bus tour which will include a lake cruise and a cable car ride. These run about US$125. For individual travellers, passes are for sale allowing access to the sites and all the intermediate transportations. Overnight tours are also readily available on the internet and from Tokyo hotels and tourist agencies.
Any guided trip through the Hakone region will include a long distance view of this castle, a reproduction of a building... more travel advice
This elongated lake developed about 3000 years ago during the last volcanic eruption of Mt. Hakone. Extremely scenic, it... more travel advice
nicolaitan's Related Pages
Hakone Travel Guide
Member Travel Pages
- "There’s more to Hakone than Mount Fuji"
- "Hakone - Popular Hot Spring Resort Region"
- "Beautiful Tourist Attraction Near Tokyo"
- "A quick stop"
- "Tour for Hakone"
- "Can you see Fuji-san? (Fujiyama for illiterates)"
- See All...
- Things to Do in Hakone
- Hotels in Hakone
- Transportation in Hakone
- Restaurants in Hakone
- Shopping in Hakone
- See All...
Badges & Stats in Hakone
- 6 Reviews
- 15 Photos
- 0 Forum posts
- 6 Comments
- See All Stats
- See All Badges (43)
Have you been to Hakone?Share Your Travels
Latest Activity in Hakone
Photos in HakoneSee All Photos (15)
Top 10 Pages
- Istanbul Intro, 55 reviews, 283 photos, 6 travelogues
- Amsterdam Intro, 53 reviews, 206 photos
- Vienna Intro, 48 reviews, 197 photos
- Top 5 Page for this destination Long Island Intro, 59 reviews, 175 photos, 3 travelogues
- Top 5 Page for this destination Nevsehir Ili Intro, 38 reviews, 185 photos, 3 travelogues
- Prague Intro, 45 reviews, 173 photos, 3 travelogues
- New York City Intro, 57 reviews, 160 photos, 2 travelogues
- Salzburg Intro, 40 reviews, 167 photos, 1 travelogue
- Berlin Intro, 42 reviews, 159 photos, 1 travelogue
- Budapest Intro, 42 reviews, 133 photos, 3 travelogues
FriendsSee All Friends (19)
Latest Hakone hotel reviews
- 84 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Nov 20, 2013
- Hyatt Regency Hakone Resort And Spa
- 127 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Dec 4, 2013
- B&B Pansion Hakone
- 18 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Oct 30, 2013
- Palace Hotel Hakone
- 49 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Dec 8, 2013
- Hakone Hotel Kowaki-en
- 53 Reviews & Opinions
Latest: Nov 17, 2013