Lake Ashi Hakone is a popular tourist destination, famous for the Hakone Pirate Ships and on a clear day, views of Mount Fuji. Other views on and from the edge of Lake Ashi include the surrounding mountains and the floating torii of Hakone Shrine. Lake Ashi (芦ノ湖 Ashino-ko), often referred to as Read more [...]
Guide to Hakone landmarks which includes significant buildings, bridges, statues, intersections and structures in Hakone.
Great Boiling Valley Hakone is an active volcanic valley. The Great Boiling Valley (Owakudani) is famous for its black boiled eggs – Kurotamago.
Mt Komagatake is a mountain in the Hakone region which features the Hakone Komagatake Ropeway, scenic views of Lake Ashi and surrounds. The summit of Mt Komagatake also features part of the Hakone Jinja Shrine.