Stand on the Observation Deck of the LighthouseIf you are not afraid of heights, you can rent a car in Kanagawa. If you drive 39 kilometers in about 45 minutes, you will reach the city of Yokohama. You will visit the famous sea tower, which is a lighthouse. It was built of rubble near Yamashita Park in 1961. The height of the attraction is 106 meters. The maritime museum is located on the first floor. There is a high-speed elevator in the tower. It will take you to the observation platform in a few seconds. If the weather is good, you can see the panorama of the city, the port, as well as Mount Fuji and the Landmark Tower building.
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Voyage across the Lake AshinokoIf you come to Lake Ashinoko, you will enjoy the picturesque landscape of its shores. You can stand on one of the viewing platforms located on the mountain road or go fishing. You can also take a boat or pleasure boat ride and go through the "Fukara-Yesui" tunnel. It was built in 1671. The tunnel connects the lake with the village of Fukara. You will also take a boat trip on Ashinoko, climbing aboard a pirate ship. Animators will entertain you there. It leaves the coast at 8 am every day. You will look at the volcano Hakone, visit the Owakudani valley, and taste the rum during the trip.
Excursion to the Sulfur SpringsYou should visit one of the natural attractions of Kanagawa. This is the Owakudani valley. It is surrounded by rocks. There are sulfur springs there. You will ride a cable car, admire Fuji, and enter a Shinto shrine. All the deities are made from the lava of the volcano there. You will also go through an interesting ritual – eat a famous delicacy called "Kuro-Tamago". According to legend, this dish can extend the life of 7 years. It is an ordinary chicken egg cooked in boiling sulfur. Their shells turn black during cooking. But they are white inside. These eggs smell like sulfur. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
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Ride on Soun-Dzan-Tongendai Cable CarThe funicular line was opened in Kanagawa in 1922. It's called Soun-Dzan-Tongendai. It connects the railway, namely Sounzan station, with the Gōra station. Its length is 1200 meters. It is located at an altitude of 214 meters. The funicular has only one direction and a cyclical route. You will pay 2 euros for the ticket and get into one of the 2 trailers. They can accommodate 250 people. The journey will begin after that. You will reach your destination in a quarter of an hour. There will be 4 small stops during the trip. You will see the landscape of Mount Fuji and take beautiful pictures.
Attractions for the Extreme FansYou should spend 1 day in Fuji-Q-Highland Park to increase your adrenaline level to the maximum. It looks like Disneyland. It was founded in 1996. You can get here in two ways: in 2 hours by train or in 100 minutes by bus. You will find numerous extreme rides here.
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