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Hakone Shrine / Kuzuryu Shrine Singu

Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0522, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 460-83-7123
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A striking red gate along the water designates the entrance to this ancient shrine, perched atop Mt. Komagatake, and reachable by cable car or foot.
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Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakone-machi 250-0522, Kanagawa Prefecture
+81 460-83-7123
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Reviewed 2 days ago

With the Torii in the lake, the shrine itself is built around all the huge trees. Quite a staircase walk to the main shrine but it is worth going up. The shrine has a nine-dragon fountain for making wish.

Thank Anna T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Hakone Shrine along Lake Ashi at Hakone-machi is a Shinto shrine. It has a historical significance as a place of worship for shoguns and samurais. The Tori of the Hakone shrine is on the shores of lake ashi and is symbolic. The shrine has...More

Thank Joy_Sinha
Reviewed 1 week ago

It is a beautiful Japanese shrine. It is a highly photogenic place if you want photos that represent Japan. When you visit don't forget to do the "Omairi" which is the traditional praying.

Thank LFJ3538
Reviewed 1 week ago

The site on the picture is on one side of the road, but the actual shrine is across the road and a million steps up the hill. So if you have knee issues or just hate steps, keep the visit to the lower part, by...More

Thank FlyWithKids
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited here at 5am it was so peaceful and pure that I felt as though I was in a piece of literature.

Thank Christopher A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is just stunning! Located right on Lake Ashi the shrine itself is beautiful and provides fabulous photo opportunites! Go here if you like nature and want to see great views of Mt. Fuji!

Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The red tori gate is a short walk from the third ferry boat stop we took on Lake Ashi. You can clearly see it as your boat comes in to dock. A short 10 minute walk should be enough to get you there. You can...More

Thank WendyMcL13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Such a fabulous shrine, it is a bit smaller than some other shrines but it is beautiful. I particularly liked the arch that overlooks Lake Ashi. Quite a few steps to the top, but lots to see on the way!

Thank ultravioletmoon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice shrine - especially with the gate at the lake. Try to sneak in between two chinese group tours.

Thank 474ralfg
Reviewed 12 July 2017

There were always a few people waiting to take photos here but we didn't have to wait very long. The walk down to the shrine is very relaxing and pretty.

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5 October 2015|
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Response from かんちゃん19 | Reviewed this property |
If you go to Hakone shrine , to take a train and a bus . The starting location is the Hakone Yumoto Station of Odakyu line .From Hakone Yumoto Station , about 40 minutes by bus. We arrived at Motohakone Station .Look at the... More
Cathy R
25 July 2015|
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Response from Isha1203 | Reviewed this property |
hey :) if you going from Tokyo By Odakyu Railway Tokyo's Shinjuku Station and Hakone-Yumoto Station 85 minutes and costs 2080 yen. By slower express trains (kyuko), the journey takes about two hours, requires one... More