Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour

For travelers seeking an enriching Hakone experience, the thought of intricate planning and high costs can be daunting. However, nestled in the heart of this picturesque region lies a tour that seamlessly combines relaxation and discovery without breaking the bank.

Explore the therapeutic world of Hakone’s onsens, roam the captivating Open-Air Museum, and set sail on Lake Ashi for a journey unlike any other. Find out how this local-focused adventure unlocks the essence of Hakone, offering a blend of history, art, and nature that promises an unforgettable escape.

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Just The Basics

Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour - Just The Basics

  • Immerse in traditional onsen in Hakone for a rejuvenating experience.
  • Explore a diverse collection of sculptures at the Open-Air Museum.
  • Cruise on Lake Ashi for a unique view of Hakone’s beauty.
  • Enjoy a full refund with 24-hour cancellation policy for peace of mind.

Tour Highlights

Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour - Tour Highlights

When embarking on the Hakone Onsen Experience and Lake Ashi Tour, visitors can look forward to a guided journey through key sights in the city, a visit to the Hakone Open-Air Museum, indulging in hot springs, and cruising Lake Ashi aboard a pirate ship replica.

For those interested in local cuisine, various dining options serving authentic Japanese dishes are available along the tour route.

Plus, there are ample opportunities for souvenir shopping, with local shops offering traditional handicrafts and unique gifts perfect for commemorating the trip.

Whether sampling regional delicacies or hunting for mementos, travelers are sure to find delightful treasures to take home as reminders of their Hakone adventure.

Onsen Experience

Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour - Onsen Experience

Visitors can enjoy the traditional onsen experience, enjoying the rejuvenating hot springs of Hakone. The onsen in Hakone offers a relaxing retreat for travelers looking to unwind and experience traditional baths. These hot springs aren’t only a way to relax but also a significant part of Japanese culture.

Visitors can soak in the mineral-rich waters, believed to have healing properties, while taking in the serene surroundings of Hakone. The traditional baths provide a unique cultural experience that’s both refreshing and calming. Whether it’s to soothe tired muscles after a day of sightseeing or to simply enjoy a peaceful moment, the onsen in Hakone are a must-visit for those seeking an authentic Japanese spa experience.

Open-Air Museum Visit

Enjoy the vibrant world of contemporary art at the Hakone Open-Air Museum, a captivating outdoor gallery nestled in the scenic beauty of Hakone. Explore a unique collection of art installations and outdoor sculptures that blend harmoniously with nature.

Here’s what you can expect at the Open-Air Museum:

  1. Engage with over a thousand sculptures and art pieces spread across sprawling gardens.
  2. Enjoy interactive exhibits and installations that encourage visitor participation.
  3. Admire the fusion of art and nature as you stroll through the museum’s open spaces.
  4. Don’t miss the iconic symphonic sculpture, a towering masterpiece that captivates all who see it.

Discover the perfect blend of art and nature at the Hakone Open-Air Museum.

Lake Ashi Cruise

Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour - Lake Ashi Cruise

Cruise across Lake Ashi on a charming pirate ship replica to experience the beauty of Hakone from a unique perspective. The pirate ship offers a fun and memorable way to explore the scenic views surrounding the lake.

This budget-friendly cruise allows visitors to enjoy the tranquil waters of Lake Ashi while taking in the stunning landscapes of Hakone. Feel the cool breeze as you glide across the water, capturing picturesque moments of the lush greenery and the iconic Hakone Shrine Torii gate in the distance.

The pirate ship adds a touch of adventure to your Hakone experience, making it a must-try activity for those seeking a different way to appreciate the beauty of this enchanting region.

Cancellation Policy Details

Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour - Cancellation Policy Details

For a full refund on your Hakone Onsen Experience and Lake Ashi Tour, make sure to cancel at least 24 hours in advance. Here are some key details about the refund policy and cancellation deadlines:

  1. Cancelation Deadline: To receive a full refund, you must cancel your tour at least 24 hours before the scheduled start time.

  2. Refund Policy: Cancellations made within 24 hours of the start time aren’t eligible for a refund.

  3. No Changes Within 24 Hours****: Changes to your booking can’t be accommodated within 24 hours of the tour start time.

  4. Local Time: Remember that all cut-off times for cancellations are based on the local time zone of the tour.

Contact and Pricing Information

Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour - Contact and Pricing Information

When planning your Hakone Onsen Experience and Lake Ashi Tour, you can find contact details and pricing information through Viator Help Center or by referencing the product code 104654P52. The booking process is straightforward, with options for group discounts and itinerary customization available.

For any inquiries or assistance, Viator’s Help Center is a valuable resource. Customers can also explore customer reviews to get insights from others who’ve enjoyed this tour. Pricing for the tour starts from £187.02 and may vary depending on the group size.

Operated by Fulfilling this tour offers a local-focused experience with the chance to take in Hakone’s beauty and culture.

Frequently Asked Questions

Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour - Frequently Asked Questions

Is Lunch Included in the Tour Package?

Lunch is usually included in the tour package, but it’s recommended to check for any dietary restrictions. The tour schedule typically incorporates meal breaks, and transportation arrangements are made for convenience.

Are There Any Age Restrictions for Participating in the Onsen Experience?

Age restrictions may apply for the onsen experience. It’s common to follow cultural etiquette, such as showering before entering the hot springs. Confirm specific rules before participating. Enjoy a relaxing and respectful soak.

Can I Bring My Own Towel and Bathing Suit for the Onsen Visit?

Yes, visitors should not bring their own towels and bathing suits for the onsen visit. It is customary in Japanese onsen etiquette to use the provided amenities. Guests can enjoy a relaxing experience without worrying about personal belongings.

Is There a Restroom on the Pirate Ship Replica During the Lake Ashi Cruise?

Yes, there is a restroom available on the pirate ship replica during the Lake Ashi cruise. Visitors can use this facility during the cruise experience, ensuring comfort and convenience while enjoying the scenic views.

Are There Any Recommended Souvenirs to Purchase at the Hakone Open-Air Museum?

Visitors exploring the Hakone Open-Air Museum can find unique gifts and handmade treasures. Local crafts and artisan items make excellent souvenirs to purchase here. These special finds offer a budget-friendly way to bring home a piece of Hakone.

Final Words

Hakone Onsen Experience, Lake Ashi, Open-Air Museum Tour - Final Words

Experience the best of Hakone with a tour that combines relaxation, culture, and natural beauty.

From soaking in rejuvenating hot springs to exploring world-class art at the Open-Air Museum and cruising across Lake Ashi on a pirate ship, this tour offers a unique and memorable adventure.

Don’t miss out on discovering the treasures of Hakone with this budget-friendly and local-focused experience.

Book your tour today and learn about the wonders of this enchanting destination.