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Hakone Visitor Center

Closed Now: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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Good place for a WC Stop, food, and to stretch your legs

This visitor center has some interesting displays and things for children to do. There are... read more

Reviewed June 17, 2018
Judi L
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Denver, Colorado
Good to stop

Good stop for use of toilets and to get some refreshments. The view from the terrace to the Mount... read more

Reviewed April 19, 2018
fivestarholidays
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Chennai (Madras), India
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Jun 17, 2018
“Good place for a WC Stop, food, and to stretch your legs”
Apr 19, 2018
“Good to stop”
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164 Motohakone, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun 250-0522, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed June 17, 2018

This visitor center has some interesting displays and things for children to do. There are toilets, food, and coffee. Views of Mt. Fuji are nice. Lots of good visitor information for day trips, sites, etc. There is a diorama of the area and a great...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed April 19, 2018

Good stop for use of toilets and to get some refreshments. The view from the terrace to the Mount Fuji is great too. The lady at the information counter was very helpful

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2017

This is a good introduction to the flora and fauna of the region. The gift shop is quite small. They show an interesting video.

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed June 2, 2017

They a very a very good interactive diorama of the are and explanation of the geology of the Hakone area here.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed May 26, 2017 via mobile

Well the visitor centre didn't know the cable car was closed but our hotel did. The staff aren't the highlight. The topography in three D is and made it easy to plan our walking day.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank claireinaust
Reviewed April 11, 2016 via mobile

We arrived and were greeted by a female staff member. Noting we spoke English she escorted us into a movie theatre with three different movies about the area and history. We watched the longest one and needed to leave as we were walking from our...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank Morcella
Reviewed February 6, 2016

Three of my grand children were able to work like a glass blower and actually make cups which they brought home. The other two kids made jewelry. We spent well over an hour here as the kids enjoyed the activities

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank traveler1937
Reviewed November 7, 2015

We had a beautiful drive up to the Hakone Visitor Center. Unfortunately the day we took the drive, the rain came in and was really fierce. The visitor center was a wonderful refuge from the rain as we enjoyed our black egg that was cooked...More

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank SoonerTravelfam
Reviewed December 23, 2012

This is the official national Park visitor centre, and it has a large relief model of the area in the middle of a light an airy exhibition hall. There's some information on local wildlife, although most of the information is only in Japanese. It has...More

Date of experience: November 2012
Thank MKMapman
Reviewed November 1, 2012

Definitely helpful staff, ask the staff how to use the transportation schedule booklet will get you around Hakone easily.

Date of experience: October 2012
Thank BertiHongKong
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