Hakone Ropeway, Hakone-machi

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Enjoy a view of Mt. Fuji and the surrounding countryside by riding Hakone Ropeway, a sightseeing gondola linking Sounzan with Togendai. Zip along the 4 km (2.5 mi) route to marvel at the volcanic hills rising beneath you. At the terminus, admire the blue waters of nearby Lake Ashi, and see if you can spot occasional fumes rising from the neighboring Owakudani volcanic valley. Be sure to check the website for the ropeway's status, as some stations may temporarily close due to volcanic activity. Plan to visit Hakone Ropeway and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Hakone-machi attractions using our Hakone-machi trip itinerary builder site.
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  • This Is a must in Hakone. The vies from the Gondola are wonderful, all the way from Sounzan to Togendai.  more »
  • Good experience and great way to see Hakone. Bought this as part of a sightseeing package and worth the price paid.  more »

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