Apart from being a popular tourist attraction, Hakone is also known as a famous date spot. There are many famous spots in Hakone that attracts numerous couples every year, and is said to bring you luck in your love life. Couples across the world, from past to present all wish for the same thing. Eternal love. If you’re planning a trip to Hakone with your loved one, how about visiting these lucky spots?
Apart from love luck, Hakone Shrine is also famous as a lucky spot that increases your financial luck, competition luck and business luck. Many people have experienced a lucky streak after visiting Hakone Shrine, drawing many repeat visitors. Lying to the south of Mt. Fuji, it is said that Hakone draws power from the shadows, and has definite results. Furthermore, if you walk through the first gate to the fifth in order, it is said that you will gain even more luck.
Access: Take the Hakone Tozan Bus (H Route) from Hakone-yumoto station and alight at Moto-Hakone Minato (38 mins). It is a 10 mins walk away.
Address: Kangawa, Ashigara, Shimogun, Hakone-machi, Moto-hakone 80-1
Tel No: 0460-83-7123
Hakone Kuzuryu Shrine
Located right beside Hakone Shrine is Kuzuryu Shrine, famous for the God of Fate. The Kuzuryu Fate charm you can get here and bringing around the wooden plaque (ema) after writing your wish on it is said to bring you luck in love. The Ryujin Water that flows out at this shrine is said to purify your body with just a sip, and also increase your love luck. It is possible to bring the water home, so remember to prepare an empty plastic bottle here.
Access: Take the Hakone Tozan Bus (T Route) from Hakone-yumoto station and alight at Togendai (34 mins). It is a 30 mins walk away.
Address: Kangawa, Ashigara, Shimogun, Hakone-machi, Moto-hakone 144
Located along Komagatake, Hakone Motomiya is said to be a path of energy, and has seen many spiritual occurrences since the past. The Gods Amenominakanushi, Takamimusubi and Kamimusubi are worshipped here, and Takamimusubi and Kamimusubi are said to be Gods of love. Bask in the power of the Gods and pray for your love life to be smooth sailing.
Access: Take the Hakone Komagatake Ropeway from Hakone-en (8 mins) and alight at Sancho station. It is a 3 mins walk away.
Address: Kangawa, Ashigara, Shimogun, Hakone-machi, Moto-hakone 110
Tel No: 0460-83-6619
Famous for its hot springs and nature, Hakone is a brilliant lucky spot. Borrow the powers of the Earth and boost your love life.