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Hakone, which is part of Fuji-Hakone-Izu National Park, is a mountainous town in Kanagawa and a popular spot for those in Tokyo to visit for a day trip. It is well known for its breathtaking views of Mt. Fuji, hot springs, and its ship tours of the famous Lake Ashi. If you’ll be spending time…

Hakone – The Enchanting Holiday Destination

Hakone is in the Kanagawa prefecture; about an hour and a half from central Tokyo. To get the most out of the day you should set off early in the morning – you’ll need to make several train changes before arriving at Miyanoshita. Author’s photo It’s quite surreal; stepping off of the crowded carriage to…

Hakone Tozan Tetsudo – The Unique Japanese Mountains Train

Time for you to relax You may have experienced one of the world’s fastest trains – the Shinkansen. Why not a different kind oh experience in Japanese train? Sit back, relax and enjoy the Japanese mountain’s train with breathtaking views of nature from its windows. Hakone Tozan Railway the only train that can offer you…