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Domo arigato.
  • Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park

  • Fishing at Lake Ashi Hakone

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park

  • Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park

  • Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park

  • Hakone Torii

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Hakone Lake Ashi

  • Sunset at Hakone Lake Ashi

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Facts & Figures

Lake Ashi or Ashino-ko is located in the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park. The lake is a very popular tourist destination and known for its pirate ships, beautiful views of Mt. Fuji and the floating torii of the Hakone Shrine. Lake Ashi is called a crater lake which is located along the southwest wall of the Mount Hakone caldera, an complex volcano.

History

The Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park was founded 1936 as one of the first in Japan. In the year 1950 Izu Islands were included too.

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Lake Ashi, part of the Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park is located only 100km away from Tokyo.

How to get to Hakone Lake Ashi?

  • 2hrs from Tokyo Shinjuku Station to Lake Ashi by Odakyu Hakone Highway Bus
  • 2hrs from Tokyo Shinjuku Station to Hakone Yumoto Station by Odakyu Railways

Sightseeing spots

Hakone area:

Lake Ashinoko - enjoy a great hiking tour with views to Mt. Fuji

Hakone Togendai-Gora Ropeway - offers spectecular view from Souzan to Togendai on Lake Ashi

Scenic boat tour - from Togendai to Hakonemachi or Moto-Hakone

Owakudani - crater area of an active volcanic zone

Hot springs - all over Hakone

Detached Palace - beautiful public park

Hakone Art Museum - including a beautiful japanese moss garden

Festival & Events (dates can change without notice)

Juli

Kosui Matsuri (31st)
Enjoy the Firework Festival and Floating Lanterns at this beautiful place.

August

Kojiri Ryujin God Festival (4th)
Display of Fireworks at Kojiri

Susuki Matsuri (25th)
Grand Singing Show