Along the shores of Lake Ashi, at the foot of Mount Hakone is the serene Hakone Shrine. Legend says that the Priest Mangan, who is responsible for establising this shrine, calmed down the nine-headed dragon god that lived in the bottom of Lake Ashi. . The Kuzuryu Shrine is a sub-shrine of the Hakone Shrine, dedicated to the nine-headed dragon god. The Japanese Shinto Shrine was known for good luck for the visiting generals, 1200 years from now. There are three kami or spirits that are worshipped in this shrine, collectively known as Hakone Okami. The shrine today has gained popularity amongst those who wish for power, as well as, women who wish for a good marriage. While the shrine is beautiful at all times throughout the year, seeing in shrouded in mist will leave you completely awestruck.
Entrance Ticket Details For Hakone Shrine
- Entry is free.
How to Reach Hakone Shrine
- Yamano Bus Station
- Motohakone Bus Station
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65.53% of people who visit Hakone include Hakone Shrine in their plan
09 AM - 10 AM
25.68% of people start their Hakone Shrine visit around 09 AM - 10 AM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Hakone Shrine
93.38% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Hakone Shrine
Hakone Shrine Reviews & Ratings
can you walk aroundAnswer Report Abuse
Yes, Hakone Shrine is a beautiful place to walk around and you can capture the views of the lake and other natural scenery.Report Abuse