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Overview

Visit the international resort area in Hakone with it's enchanting nature and history by the private guide, to whom Hakone is his back yard.

Highlights

  •   Mountain rail ride: The train goes through the curvy track in Hakone forest
  •   The scenery from the rope way with the full figure of Mt. Fuji if you are lucky
  •   Lake Ashi boat cruise
  •   Walking through Sekisho(the old travel pass control), cedar shaded, stone paved route1 and Amazake Chaya, the old tea service traveler's resthouse
  •   Hakone wood work(Government approved hand craft) demonstration and shopping

Information

City Hakone
Meeting Point JR Odawara station or OER Hakone Yumoto station. If you are staying in Hakone, I can pick you up at your hotel front desk.
Ending Point Same as above.
Departure 09:00 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Duration 8h   Flexible
Languages English (License) , French (Beginner) , Spanish (Beginner)
Tour Type Private Tour ( only for you )
Number of people 1 ~ 8
Booking
8h
When?

People

396.00 USD

total price up to 8

FREE cancelation 14 days prior

What to Expect

Start with the mountain rail ride, the cable car, then to partially operating rope way. You will see the Mt. Fuji if the weather is friendly.
The boat cruise in cool lake breeze will take you to Hakone Sekisho. We walk through the cedar tree shaded old route 1 and lean how the people traveled back in 17th century.
Enjoy Soba(buck wheat noodles) with Tempura lunch and get headed for the stone paved part of Route 1 and Amazake Chaya, the old tea service rest house of 200 years old.
Stop by at the Hakone Woodwork studio, see the master's demonstration and do some shopping.
Go back to Yumoto or Odawara and get disbanded.
Currently, Owakudani valley is closed due to the high volcanic activity alert.


What‘s included

My guide fee only.

What‘s not included

Your and my transportation fares in Hakone( around 3000jpy/p), admission fees when applicable, your and my lunch cost( around 1500jpy/p).

Important

Due to the potential bad local weather, we may have to give up some portion of the itinerary.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does the guides commuting to Hakone cost?

To Hakone Yumoto, 3250jpy round trip. Depending on where we meet, the difference will be added or taken.

How much is the local transportation cost in Hakone.

About 5200jpy per person. Train, cable car, ropeway and cruise.

Taxi ride from Moto Hakone to Yumoto ?

Many travelers take taxi(s) from Moto Hakone to Hakone Yumoto making 3 stops on the way. Because the route bus serves very 40 min. , the travelers have to wait 40 min. every time they make a stop. The cost is about 8000jpy(4 passenger sedan) or 12000jpy(8 passenger jumbo taxi).
The guide rides together with the travelers.

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email
After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you!

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After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.
You’ll be able to see the guide’s e-mail address and phone number. You can contact your guide directly before the tour starts, and enjoy your tour on the day!
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Your credit card or PayPal account will be charged upon booking. However, if the guide does not accept your booking, the amount will be credited back to the account from which the charge was drawn.
No, our prices are 100% booking fee free – meaning the price you see is the amount you pay.
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Go at your own pace. Take your time for pictures or slow down to see as much as you want. With your private guide your tour is flexible.

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Reviews

V
Victoria
3 weeks ago , ( Family ) , From: Philippines

“ Excellent Guide ”

Akira was an excellent guide. We got to see everything that we wanted to see.

Akira.K:
Thank you very much for your favorable complement. I will further improve my tours to make the travelers happier.

V
Vadim
3 months ago , From: United States

Excellent work! Everybody in the family enjoyed our tour - there was something for everybody. We've learned a lot about local culture, history and traditions. Our guide was very knowledgable and has excellent communication skills - it was very fun. Highly recommend!

Akira.K:
Thank you very much for your favorable comments. I will continue to make efforts to improve my tours even better Akira

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