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A good walk

With very low cloud and no mountain views we decided to stay at low level and to walk from Lake... read more

Reviewed April 24, 2018
Mary H
Stamford, United Kingdom
A nice path to walk in the morning

The path was wet and slippery when we walked there as it was raining earlier or the night before... read more

Reviewed April 23, 2018
Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took the Stone-paved road from Motohakone to Hakoneyumoto. It was a really good hike with a nice break in the tea house that is located next to the trail. There were not so many people on the trail and it was not very difficult,...More

1  Thank Gal_Anonim_Wawa
Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

Wow! What a perfect day trip from Tokyo. I highly recommend doing this walk! Ok, so I found information really hard to find. So, here - have some tips: - We thought we’d walk from Hakone to the lake (Motohakone) because we’d read it was...More

5  Thank Carla P
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

My day in Hakone was filled with rain and fog, but this walk lifted my spirits from the disappointment that I wouldn’t get to see Mt.Fuji. Because it was raining, I felt like the path was mine. It was very peaceful and relaxing. Watch where...More

1  Thank Harding2096
Reviewed May 12, 2018

I walked from Hakone-Yumoto station all the way up, following roads and endless stone staircases and across this beautiful road and up to the shops. I walked for about 5 or 6 hours all up so I found it way too tiring. There is a...More

2  Thank chelseanapier
Reviewed May 5, 2018

Walk from Hakone to Lake Ashi is leisurely with lots of hundreds year old cedar trees. The day we did the walk it was nice weather.

1  Thank Mama2010
Reviewed May 1, 2018

..but a joy to walk as it is very under-utilised. You have the birds and the trees to yourself..the paving is not difficult to walk, but does require consistent attention. It had rained heavily a day or two before our walk but it was not...More

2  Thank daleringham
Reviewed April 24, 2018

With very low cloud and no mountain views we decided to stay at low level and to walk from Lake Ashi to Hakone. At first signage was excellent but several times on the route we had to walk down the road and hope that, by...More

2  Thank Mary H
Reviewed April 23, 2018 via mobile

The path was wet and slippery when we walked there as it was raining earlier or the night before. It was not easy to find as we had to ask for direction from one of the staff at the sightseeing cruise jetty. Nonetheless it was...More

Thank wyana
Reviewed April 13, 2018

This is a nice walk and if there’s no one else about you can get some pretty photos however it was a lot shorter than expected and I certainly wouldn’t go to this location for this walk / attraction alone however if you are combining...More

3  Thank Boho1979
Reviewed November 7, 2017

Expected an hour hike through the woods but was a slow 20min walk. Beautiful landscape and giant bamboo trees but very short. It came to a sudden end and you had to rejoin the path next to the road. I did walk around looking for...More

8  Thank Travelling_Becca
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Nancy V
January 3, 2015|
Response from Yuxin Y |
did you find out in the end? actually planning to go in Feb this year and would like to know your experience.