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Tenzan Onsen

On a rainy day in Hakone, what better to do than visit one of many beautiful onsen in the quiet, peaceful mountains?  A quick search online (using my wifi router from

Hiking in Hakone Valley

Hakone has many hiking trails. Most of them are easy hiking courses like trails around the lake, the old Hakone Highway and the hiking trail up Mt. Komagatake, or uphill past the boiling Valley of Owaku-dani.

Owakudani Volcanic Area

Hakone's prime tourist destination is Owakudani valley. This place is known for the sulphuric fumes and volcanic springs. Whilst the fumes create the illusion of cloud cover, you are really only 1000 meters above sea level.