Hakone with full of must to see spots
Hakone is easily access from Tokyo than you think.
Just less than 30minute Bullet train(Shinkan sen)ride
takes you Hakone.
It has a lot of musts to see; Mt. Fuji as Japanese symbolic mountain,
scenic beauty on the Lake Ashi cruise, Owaku-Dani(volcanic valley site), walking along ancient Edo Highway routes, and Open Air Musuem as famous morden art one.
Hakone tour also makes you enjoy various transportations such as
Hakone mountain train(Hakone tozan train) including famous zig-zag
spots, a cable car, Lake Ashi cruise boat and walk on the acient routs even
very shot distance.
9:00 am : 1. meet at Odawara station bullet train ticket gate. (if you use JR)
2. meet at Hakone Yumoto station exit gate(if you use Odakyu Line)
10:15~11:30 Open Air Museum
11:50~12:20 Soun Zan station to Owaku Dani station
12:20~13:10 Owakudani sightseeing and Lunch
13:50~14:35 Lake Ashi cruise
15:10~15:40 Amazake(sweet Sake)Chaya(the rest house for ancient
travelers). You also enjoy to walk on an ancient patheven a short time.
15:40~16:20 from Amazake Chaya to Hakone yumoto station
17:00 at Odawara station
Meeting Point + Tour Duration
Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station
Duration: 8 hours
Due to weather condition our itinerary might be limited or changed
Using mainly public transportation.
In the case of bullet train from Tokyo to Odawara 3,220yen(non-reserved) 3,740yen(reserved) in 35 minutes. Hakane Free Pass from Odawara, 4,000yen.
In the case of Odakyu Super Express train called Romance Car,
from Shinjuku in Tokyo 5,140yen including to the fee of Hakone Free Pass and adding 1,190yen for the reserved fee for Romance Car.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
10000 yen - Your transportation fee
Admission fee for the musuem (1,600yen)
Lunch and other expenses
I don't have a commercial driver's license, so my tours are based on walking, using subway, train and taxi, depending on the tour you book.