After pickup in the morning in Shinjuku, your tour bus will directly go toHakone Lake ashi. Hakone sightseeing cruise "Pirate Ship" is not only an important transportation on Lake Ashi, but also a popular sightseeing activity among visitors. The ship isa pirate-themed ship andthere are many pirate statues on the ship, which enable visitors to take fun photos. While sailing on the lake, you are able to take a look at the beautiful sky, mountains and Japanese architecture. If it is a clear day, you will be able to see all of Mt Fuji.
After the private Ship ride,time to enjoy a buffet lunchat popular local restaurant called "Shabu Yo", which is a famous restaurant for eating chicken or pork shabu-shabu! Apart from the meat, there is also a wide range of gourmet dishes includedall-you-can-eat udon noodles, vegetables, curry and desserts. A soft drink bar is also offered for all-you-can-drink! Eat as much as you can to recharge for your remaining journey!
After lunch, the bus will be going to Mt Fuji5th Station, a spot for a nice view! You can enjoy yourself by sightseeing and taking some memorable pictures here. However, the road towards Mt Fuji New 5th Station is only open from late April to mid-November, so when the road towards is blockedoff, you will be guided to visit the "Mizu ga Tsuka Park" near to Mt. Fuji New 5th Station instead.
The last stop is the Gotemba Premium Outlets, one of the largest outlets in Japan. They offer over 200 shops including popular Japanese brands as well as luxurious international designer brands. In addition, it is near Mt Fuji, Hakone and other resort areas so that you are able to enjoy the nature whileshopping. After the Gotemba Premium Outlets, your bus will return to Shinjuku where the tour concludes.