Hakone is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Hakone one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Hakone is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Hakone or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Hakone. Explore the historical monuments of Hakone with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Hakone guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Hakone page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Hakone landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Hakone.
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80-1 Motohakone, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa Prefecture 250-0522, Japan
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. ...
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909 Sengokuhara, Hakone, Ashigarashimo District, Kanagawa Prefecture 250-0631, Japan
09:00 am - 06:00 pm
Dedicated to Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's acclaimed book 'The Little Prince', this museum is a wonderful place to visit with family. Designed to look like a small village in France, this museum gives visitors an insight into the famous author's world. Spread over 10000 square meters, visitors are welcomed by an gate which is an exact replica o...