Mt Fuji Tour: Lake Ashi Cruise, Odawara Castle from Tokyo

Day Trips & Excursions in Tokyo
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Tour description

Escape Tokyo for a day and admire some of Japan’s most scenic sights on this 10-hour tour with a tour conductor. You’ll stroll around Odawara Castle grounds, the longest pedestrian bridge Mishima Skywalk, and will also take a relaxing Lake Ashi cruise on a replica pirate ship in Hakone. Enjoy great photo ops of this iconic snow-capped mountain, and fill up on a buffet lunch.

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Shinjuku Washington HotelYour exciting day trip begins with pickup at Shinjuku Washington Hotel by coach. Please meet at the 3rd Floor of the hotel. Meet with your tour conductor and relax on a scenic 2-hour transfer to Kanagawa Prefecture.Duration: 5 minutesStop At: Odawara Castle Park, Odawara, Kanagawa Prefecture, KantoYour exciting day trip begins with pickup at Shinjuku Washington Hotel by coach. Then relax on a scenic 2-hour transfer to Odawara located in Kanagawa Prefecture. Upon arrival, the coach will stop at Odawara Castle Park. The castle is dated back to the mid-1400s and has been rebuilt a few times. Stroll around the castle for approx. 40 to 50 minutes. If you travel in late March, you might also be able to see beautiful cherry blossoms blooming in the grounds. *Admission to the Odawara Castle (JPY 500 per person) is NOT included.Duration: 40 minutesStop At: Odawara Hayakawa Gyoson, Odawara, Kanagawa Prefecture, KantoLater, go to the nearby local restaurant for an all-you-can-eat seafood buffet lunch featuring Japanese, Chinese and Western style food. Duration: 1 hourStop At: Lake Ashi (Ashinoko), Hakone-machi, Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa Prefecture, KantoAfter lunch, you’ll be driven to Hakone for a 25-minute Lake Ashi cruise on a replica pirate ship. While you glide across the crater lake, enjoy the fresh air and, on a clear day, also admire the mesmerizing view of Mt Fuji, Japan’s highest mountain with an elevation of about 12,300 feet (3,770 m). Duration: 25 minutesStop At: Mishima Skywalk, Mishima, Shizuoka Prefecture, Tokai, ChubuAfterwards, head to the next destination - Mishima Skywalk, Japan's longest pedestrian-only suspension bridge, and stroll around for approx. 1 hour. On a clear day, stunning uninterrupted views of Mt Fuji can be seen.Duration: 1 hourStop At: Event Corner at Shinjuku Staion West Square, Shinjuku, Tokyo, Tokyo Prefecture, KantoWhen the tour concludes, your coach will take you back to near Shinjuku Station West Exit. *Please note that this tour has not visited Mt. Fuji New 5th Station since 2017 and from 2018, crab will be unavailable for lunch and is replaced by a seafood BBQ instead.Duration: 5 minutes

What's included

  • Lunch - Buffet lunch
  • Transportation by coach
  • English or Chinese-speaking tour conductor/staff
  • Lake Ashi cruise ride
  • Entry/Admission - Odawara Hayakawa Gyoson
  • Entry/Admission - Lake Ashi (Ashinoko)
  • Entry/Admission - Mishima Skywalk

What's not included

  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Admission to Odawara Castle
  • National Government Licensed Guide Interpreter
  • Entry/Admission - Odawara Castle Park


  • All entrance fees included
  • Enjoy a day away from the hustle and bustle of the city
  • Lunch included
  • Travel by boat and see the sights from the water
  • Informative, friendly and professional guide
  • Pickup from a centrally located meeting point