About volcanic activity in Hakone

Hakone Ropeway Operation Suspended

Notice: Due to the heightened volcanic alert level for Owakudani, the Hakone Sightseeing Cruise and Hakone Ropeway 1-day Ticket is not being sold at this time.
*The Hakone Sightseeing Cruise is still running on a normal schedule.

Hakone Summer Events In 2019 – Enjoy The Evenings As Well!

2019.07.22

This summer in Hakone there are many events that you can enjoy until late at night!
How about making some precious memories of Hakone, a place that’s also fun to explore in the evening?

Enjoy Hakone-Yumoto’s Summer Night Village (August 1 - 31) for a limited time only!



In August, Hakone-Yumoto Summer Night Village will open in the Hakone-Yumoto area.

At 29 BAR GRILL, the event’s main hall, you can enjoy drinks and grilled food in an interior with beautiful illuminations. Admission to this event is free!

In addition, the Hakone Tozan Railway cars in front of Hakone-Yumoto Station will be lit up, many of the shops near the station will be open at night for business, and there will also be an event where visitors can enjoy some bar-hopping!

The locals are looking forward to welcoming you!

29 BAR GRILL (Main Hall)
Sayaka Takeuchi (nora. agency), this event’s creative director, has created a unique space featuring mystical lighting and sounds, and it’s within this space that visitors can enjoy authentic BBQ grilled cuisine and a bar!

Event location: At the main hall (opposite the Hakone golf putting green).
Access: 5 minutes on foot from Hakone-Yumoto Station (OH51). Just 1 minute away by complimentary shuttle bus.
※The last shuttle bus to main hall at 19:55.
※The last shuttle bus to Hakone-Yumoto Station (OH51) frm main hall at 20:05.
Event hours: 16:30-21:30
Admission: Free of charge

Tozan Railway 100
To commemorate the one hundred year anniversary of the Hakone Tozan Railway Line running from Hakone-Yumoto Station to Gora Station, some Hakone Tozan Railway carriages parked in front of the station will be lit up at night.

Location: In front of Hakone-Yumoto Station (OH51).
Business hours: 19:00-22:00


Yumoto BAL 845
At designated shops in the Hakone-Yumoto area, visitors can enjoy bar-hopping at a reasonable price while doing a stamp rally.

Location: Participating shops in the Hakone-Yumoto area.
Business hours: Depends on the shop.

Hakone Lake Ashi - Pirates of Sunset Cruise

While on board the Hakone Pirate Ship, which travels across Lake Ashi, visitors can watch an authentic Pirate Show put on by members of a Japanese acting troupe. At the same time, audience members can enjoy pirate-themed meat on a bone chicken and other tasty buffet items, along with wine, beer, and other refreshments!

After a day of Hakone sightseeing, how about enjoying a dinner cruise that includes an authentic Pirate Show?


Dates and Times:August 17 (Sat.), 24 (Sat.), 31 (Sat.), September 14 (Sat.), 21 (Sat.), 2019.
Course: Leave from Hakonemachi-ko at 17:30 → Return to Hakonemachi-ko at 19:00
Location: At Hakonemachi-ko and on board the Hakone Pirate Ship Royal II.
Address: Kanagawa, Ashigarashimo-gun, Hakonemachi-ko 161
Access: Hakone Tozan Bus (Hakonemachi-ko, (OH66)) - right near the bus stop
Prices: Adults 4,980 yen, children 3,980 yen (including tax).
*Includes the cost for dinner and the boat ride (drinks are extra).
Alcohol (beer, wine, liquor) - all are 500 yen each
Soft drinks (cola, orange juice, tea, etc.) - all are 300 yen each
Limited to 200 customers (on a first come, first served basis)
*Closes when the limit is reached.

(Pirate Show - featuring an original story)
(Dinner Buffet - Meat on the bone chicken and other entrees)
(Enjoy drinks on board the Pirate Ship)

For details on 【Hakone Lake Ashi - Pirates of Sunset Cruise】 please click here.

For details on summer events in Hakone please click here.

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