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Owaku-dani (Great Boiling Valley)

Travel Guide - Owaku-dani (Great Boiling Valley)

InformationInformation

Owaku-dani lies in the 3,000-year-old ancient crater of Mt. Kamiyama. The entire gorge reeks of sulfurous fumes. Clouds of steam rise from crevasses, hot springs bubble out, and in some cases, hot water has been tapped and piped to distant places.
You can buy black-colored eggs boiled in the hot sulphur springs here. It is believed that eating the eggs prolongs your life.

Opening HoursOpening Hours

  • 8:00 - 17:30
  • 8:00 - 17:00 (December 1 - March 20)

ClosedClosed

  • No closing days

Price / Entrance FeePrice / Entrance Fee

  • Admission Free

Access / Public TransportAccess / Public Transport

  • 35 minutes from Hakone-Yumoto Station on the Hakone Tozan Line or Odakyu Line by the bus bound for Kojiri / Hakone-en. Get off at Owakudani Bus stop.
  • 10 minutes from Gora Station on the Hakone Tozan Line by Hakone Tozan Cablecar, and get off at Soun-zan Station. Then transfer to Hakone Ropeway and get off at Owakudani Station (8 minutes ride).

Address / LocationAddress / Location

  • 1251, Sengokuhara, Hakone-machi Ashigarashimo-gun, Kanagawa, 250-0631

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KrystleMarie Bugarin @kryystlemariee - 2019-06-18
Ōwakudani | “Great Boiling Valley” | This place is a volcanic valley with active sulfur and hot springs.
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Rajshree Singh @rajshreesingh6 - 2019-05-04
@sagarikaghose Akbar was a Jihadi with harems and towers built of severed heads while Nehru gave us the humiliation… https://t.co/0ON6E0e0zK
Jayne Catherall @jayneycee - 2019-03-01
@A_BoxOfRain @maria_m_roberts All the runs are great, it's boiling down in the valley, sunbathed yesterday 😂
Vio 🙃 @vgoller - 2019-01-18
📍 Hakone National Park 🏞 Ōwakudani - Great Boiling Valley

Volcanic valley with active sulphur vents & hot springs… https://t.co/gc7vgUquXe
Vio 🙃 🎗 @vgoller - 2019-01-18
📍 Hakone National Park 🏞 Ōwakudani - Great Boiling Valley

Volcanic valley with active sulphur vents & hot springs… https://t.co/gc7vgUquXe
Vio G Oller 🥂🍾🌎 ✈️ @vgoller - 2019-01-18
📍 Hakone National Park 🏞 Ōwakudani - Great Boiling Valley

Volcanic valley with active sulphur vents & hot springs… https://t.co/gc7vgUquXe
Richard Andersen @AndersenEnglis1 - 2019-01-04
I added a video to a @YouTube playlist https://t.co/h7IqJtbXGC Owakudani / 大涌谷 lit. 'Great Boiling Valley'
Holly Michels @hollykmichels - 2018-12-17
I very much enjoyed the Boiling River north of Yosemite this weekend. And had a great time in the Paradise Valley, also north of Yosemite.
Hans Solo @thandojo - 2018-11-23
The Great Geysir, is a geyser in southwestern #Iceland. Geysir lies in the Haukadalur valley on the slopes of Lauga… https://t.co/6YJDwzwlXu
Govind Tathe @commonman24 - 2018-08-26
@WajahatFarooqbt @JmuKmrPolice @atahasnain53 @MajorPoonia @spvaid @AdityaRajKaul @BDUTT @BholaNath_BSF @HMOIndia… https://t.co/uWNYEsmFlt
purplehayz @purplehayz - 2018-08-25
The Great Boiling Valley of Owakudani (#Japan) https://t.co/qsTqPsAFEy
Lewis & Feldman, LLC @lewisattorneys - 2018-08-21
We had a great time volunteering over the weekend at the 10th Annual Boiling n’ Bragging football season kickoff pa… https://t.co/zQnLQD1fv3
Muza-chan 「ムザちゃん」 @Muzachan - 2018-08-16
The Great Boiling Valley of Owakudani https://t.co/jYo5FA0Fbd https://t.co/eldbVRUCqu
Kyachinu Mog @KyachinuMog - 2018-08-15
Owakudani, meaning the Great Boiling Valley.
Ōwakudani is a volcanic valley with active sulphur vents and hot sprin… https://t.co/7EMB83EkjW
Muza-chan 「ムザちゃん」 @Muzachan - 2018-08-15
A #Japan Photo per Day - The Great Boiling Valley of Owakudani https://t.co/jYo5FA0Fbd https://t.co/5oqFhYny7c
Muza-chan 「ムザちゃん」 @Muzachan - 2018-08-15
A Japan Photo per Day - The Great Boiling Valley of Owakudani https://t.co/jYo5FA0Fbd https://t.co/MgYpivtBWd
Team Albert @AlbertMylesAM - 2018-08-15
The Great Boiling Valley Of Owakudani https://t.co/tlqNteaap5 Via @MuzaChan
Sheena Kaye Entila @sheenakye - 2018-08-12
Omg besty frnd hotel daughter posted yesterday shes in Great Boiling Valley. 😱😃😊😍💕❤ And together with her mother. 😱… https://t.co/3viFfb9HK9
vCreate Neonatal @vCreateNeonatal - 2018-07-27
We've had a great morning demoing vCreate to @LdnNeonatal_ODN, thank you for having us. And thank you to Neil Patel… https://t.co/HvZqCvjraQ
Michael @bra1nsap - 2018-07-25
Eating one kuro-tamago from the Great Boiling Valley in Hokane adds 7 years to your life, but eating 3 eggs is cons… https://t.co/wp1OXzeLOr
Michael @mraeep - 2018-07-25
Eating one kuro-tamago from the Great Boiling Valley in Hokane adds 7 years to your life, but eating 3 eggs is cons… https://t.co/wp1OXzeLOr
Javier Arias Gonzale @biciorejon - 2018-07-23
#Alpi4000 day 1 done
2000m of climbing in the first 50km to warmup
Cold in the Alps, boiling hot in the valley
One… https://t.co/oe5Ls9ZJzF
Jacopo Prisco @jacoprisco - 2018-07-03
I was intrigued by the kuro-tamago (black eggs) of Owakudani (great boiling valley) so I bought 5 for 500 yen ($5).… https://t.co/OgELxaC4GI
Jacopo Prisco @jacoprisco - 2018-07-03
I was intrigued by the kuro-tamago (black eggs) of Owakudani (great boiling valley) so I bought 5 for 500 yen ($5).… https://t.co/OgELxaC4GI
Jacopo Prisco @jacoprisco - 2018-07-03
I was intrigued by the kuro-tamago (black eggs) of Owakudani (great boiling valley) so I bought 5 for 500 yen ($5).… https://t.co/OgELxaC4GI
Jacopo Prisco @jacoprisco - 2018-07-03
I was intrigued by the kuro-tamago (black eggs) of Owakudani (great boiling valley) so I bought 5 for 500 yen ($5).… https://t.co/OgELxaC4GI
Sierra Victoria @sierravictoriax - 2018-05-27
If travelling between Sounzan and Togendai stations on the Hakone Ropeway, there is no avoiding stopping over at th… https://t.co/jUG1GHvXK1
Antony (Eurovision) Frost @antfrosty - 2018-05-20
Absolutely boiling running around Rother Valley today for the @Neurocare 10k but fully worth it raising money for a… https://t.co/g6Ve9Dgl98
Mark Esguerra @TheMarke - 2018-05-20
Great Boiling Valley

#Ōwakudani #Hakone #Japan #Travel #Photography https://t.co/LNpDJH10A6
SakuraHotelIkebukuro @ikebukuro_hotel - 2018-04-12
When you visit 'Great Boiling Valley'in hakone, you probably try
Kuro-tamago (黒卵 'black egg')
It is a local special… https://t.co/5biiPyPjju

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