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Hakone one day tour


Rieko T.

4.89(27) reviews
English, Japanese (Native)
9 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 5 people

Hakone is famous for not only its hot spring resorts, but views of Mt. Fuji, a lot of museums. Using a pirate boat, cable car, and funicular train, let us enjoy Hakone and views of Mt. Fuji.

Meeting Point

At your hotel in Tokyo

Lake Ashi: Caldera lake, which we can cross by boat.

Cable cars: You can enjoy views of Mt. Fuji on a sunny day.

Owakudani: Hakone is an active volcano, which you can see volcanic gas rising.

Ending Point

At your hotel

What to Expect

In Hakone, you can enjoy multiple transportation, such as pirate boat, cable cars, funicular train, and bus. Let us enjoy Hakone with a one day pass!

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guiding fee

What‘s not included

Transportation fees (you and guide) and admission fees.

Hakone Free Pass costs 5700 yen from Shinjuku, 4600 yen from Odawara.

I can meet you at Odawara station.

Covering lunch fee would be appreciative.

Pick-up or drop-off at your hotel in Hakone requires transportation fees for guide.

Important Information

For this tour, please buy Hakone free passes (5000 yen from Odawara, 6100 yen from Shinjuku+1110 yen for a limited express fee). If you are interested in museums, admission fees are required: Open air museum: 1600 yen, Okada museum: 2800 yen, Narukawa museum: 1300 yen and so on. Each admission may be discounted by Hakone free pass by 100 to 300 yen.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time


Andrew L.

Oct 4, 2022

Great lunch stop at Hechikan!

Yokohama has many interesting places to visit: the Ramen museum, Cup Noodle museum, Chinatown, etc. However, Rieko's tour gives you a balance of these places as well as giving you a taste of local Yokohama, literally! On our way to the lunch spot, Rieko took us along the local streets which is a great contrast to the usual tall buildings and shopping malls. One particular area of interest that we walked past was this long building along the Ooka River which had many little bars and restaurants. It looks like it would be very busy at night time! We arrived at Hechikan for lunch and we immediately noticed the long queue which got us all excited! The menu is all in Japanese which Rieko-san was happy to help translate for us. The wait was about 20 minutes but it was well worth the wait, the ramen was so delicious! Rieko-san's tours are very well planned out and she can customise according to what you would like to see, do or eat. She is very accommodating and she ensures you get the best tour possible. I recommend asking her good places to eat as she always has great suggestions! :)

Rieko T.

Dear Andrew san, Vanessa san, Thank you so much for writing such a great review! I am very happy to hear that you liked my tour and ramen, and that I could become a part of your memorable holidays. I also had a great time with such a nice family like you. Every time I go to Hechikan or that area, I will remember you and your great family. Please send my best regards to Ashleigh and Jayden. Thank you again for having me. Rieko

Andrew L.

Oct 1, 2022

Wonderful food tour of the back streets of Asakusa

This lovely tour organised by Rieko-san took us to different eateries in the back streets of Asakusa. There was so many interesting yummy eateries behind the big Senso-ji temple. We were all so full by the end of the tour! The pace of the tour is relaxing and easy and Rieko-san is very accommodating and happy for us to explore during the tour which made the trip more like a stroll with a friend :)

Rieko T.

Andrew san, Vanessa san, Thank you for your warm words! I also had a precious time with you and your family. You can visit this area next time to try food we could not try this time. I hope this holiday will be the most memorable one for you. See you soon. Rieko

Sharon B.

Feb 29, 2020

Old town tour extraordinary!

We shared a great visit to the Edo Tokyo museum, the Kiyosumi Gardens, the Fukuyama Fudodo temple with its dramatic fire ceremony and the Timioka Hachimangu shrine. Reiko met me where I was staying and educated me on ancient history as well as teaching me about how to get around the city. We did a lot but she paced the day perfectly with time to break for lunch and coffee with a river view. A memorable day, indeed!

Rieko T.

Dear Sharon san, Thank you very much for your wonderful and detailed review! I also enjoyed showing around the museum and the old town. Luckily, we had a beautiful weather, a special ceremony as well. Hope you enjoy the rest of your stay in Japan with your son and daughter in law. Thank you again and wish all best for your first grand kid! Please send my best regards to your son and daughter in law. Rieko

Josephine M.

Jan 11, 2020

Perfect Day in Tokyo with Rieko

My family with two girls aged 7 and 8 and my 70 year old mother followed Rieko’s expert and kind guidance through the highlights of Asakusa and Tokyo, and we were so impressed by her professionalism, dedication, and patience! She is the perfect person to help introduce anyone to the incredible sights here. Rieko really wowed us with her service including helping to carry our shopping bag (since our arms were full with carrying our girls at times) and even taking beautiful pictures of us at the unforgettable Mori digital museum. We look forward to working with Rieko again and recommend her services highly!!!

Rieko T.

Josephine, Thank you so much for such a wonderful review! I had a great time with your two cute girls and your very good family. Have a good time in Maihama and see you in Kamakura soon. Please send my best regards to your family. Rieko

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