How to get to See Hakone national park, Mt Fuji, Lake Ashi, Ōwakudani sulphur springs and Hakone Open-Air Museum in one Day?
How not to waste time waiting for public transport?
How to walk from the bus and subway stations to the attractions when all signs are in Japanese?
A Private Day Tours in Hakone, Mt Fuji and Yokohama is so much more then just a tour. They are like having your own personal friend in Japan…
The tips you get from our English-speaking guides will save you from experiencing the anxieties and pain of not knowing your way…
No one wants to get stressed on vacation…
- If you’re traveling alone and feel anxious about taking the train to Fuji
- If you’re coming to Japan for a short visit
- If you’re on a business trip and have just one day for a trip from Tokyo
- If you don’t know a word in Japanese
True, our tour guides will not be holding your hand every day of your visit, but…
They will give you priceless tips on how to get around in Japan
They will go over the Tokyo maps with you,
They will help you plan your touring itinerary for the next days,
And will send you to the most delicious local restaurants.
So how do you experience Kyoto with your own small private tour?
With no other people on your tour, the guides can adjust the pace to fit your special needs.
Tour starts and ends at your hotel in Tokyo.
A private tour is highly suitable for families with kids in strollers, Senior travelers, travelers with mobility problems or wheelchair-bound.
(we also offer guides speaking French, Spanish, Russian and Hebrew).
Photo Credit: Fujisan from Motohakone“. Lizenziert unter CC BY-SA 3.0 über Wikimedia Commons
This 8 hour tour from Tokyo will also take you to Yokohama China town, Park Yamashata and the second tallest building in Japan today – Landmark Tower.
For those interested, there is a possibility to stay overnight in Hakone.
Hakone Day Tour:
The day starts at Yokohama Chinatown, the largest Chinatown in Japan. It is a colorful mix of Chinese traditional restaurants, food stands and souvenirs. Beautiful colorful Chinese gates lead to this section of town.
From there you continue to Yamashita Park that stretches along Yokohama’s waterfront.
There is a pleasant promenade that runs along the water, with views of the bay and the ships.
Yokohama Landmark tower located in the Minato Mirai 21 district of Yokohama, is the second tallest building in Japan.
Lake Ashi/Ashinoko also known as Hakone Lake, is famous for the gorgeous views of Mt Fuji, a classic spot for taking picture-perfect photos of the mountains and the floating tori gate of Hakone Shrine. Note that on cloudy days views of Mt Fuji are limited.
Lake Ashi is part of the volcanic area of Hakone, and therefore has many Onsen (hot springs) in the area.
Ōwakudani, also referred to as the Great Boiling Valley, is covered with sulphur springs where you can take a dip (or even boil an egg!). The valley can be reached by Rope-way cable cars ride. Note: Due to the latest earthquakes, the attraction is closed to the public until further notice.
Hakone Open Air Museum consists of five exhibition halls and huge gardens featuring over 100 sculptures. The highlights of this museum include the Picasso Collection, with over 300 works by Picasso, and the Henry Moore Collection.
In addition there is a a variety of restaurants and shops, and a natural hot spring foot bath for dipping tired feet.