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Hakone Ropeway

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Glide through the skies in the world’s second-longest cable car, whose 13-passenger gondolas offer breathtaking panoramic views.
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1251 Sengokubara, Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun 250-0521, Kanagawa Prefecture
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Hakone is a Hot spring town about 2 hours train ride from Tokyo. There are few type of transports which ones need to take to go around this beautiful town , bus , cable car , train , ropeway and ship across the lake where...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank sekweng
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice view, recommended if you want to see the colorful autumn leaves. If you are lucky, you can see Mt. Fuji from afar. Quite long queue during our visit, expect lots of tourist. I didn't expect that we will be caught in almost 2 hour...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank MCamrel
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was my first rope way experience. 1 car capacity is about 10 people. rope way length is about 2-3 kms. was a great experience.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Prasanna_Ariyadasa
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Travel from lake ashi to okuwadani. Breathtaking views. Convenient mode of transport as sometime traffic is quite heavy in town.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank hktransplant
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hurried through the cable car, rope way and boat experience. It was worth it! We got to see Mt. Fuji on the gondola and a full view on the lake!. The kids wanted to hurry back to make their own personalized bead at the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank SaraDWorldly
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had nice ride on the way to Lake Ashi and pirate boat. very smooth and nice view. My favourite part is the view of emerging view of Mt fuji just before you reach the Owakudani station from Sounzan station. If you can choose the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ATGoldcoast
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Slow nice ride to the top with two stops. We usually go down the second stop at the owakudani station.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank fritzie18
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went for the day from Tokyo and took the bullet train to Odawara where we bought the Hakone Pass which was definitely value for money, we then took the Tozan switchback mountain railway which was great when the driver switched places on each switchback,...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank FionaAberdeen
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately, I felt the whole hakone free pass loop was a big tourist trap. The only good part was coming over the Crest of the hill and getting a glimpse of mt fuji for the first time. Even though doing the loop in one day...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank travelfreaks4lyfe
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We enjoyed the spacious cabin. Everyone wowed at the view of Mount Fuji and Owakudani. This was my favourite portion of the Hakone Loop.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Ävä Göldä D
July 29, 2018|
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Response from AntsYorkshire | Reviewed this property |
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Julie E
April 26, 2018|
Response from nickjF78 | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure where your hotel is but there are regular buses travelling along the main routes to access the area so chances are there is bus stop right near your hotel. If you're in one of the villages in Hakone there... More
March 7, 2018|
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Response from rajitha_wijekoon | Reviewed this property |
As I know it is up and running because Hakone Ropeway has the world record for the longest continuous up time.