The Tokugawa Shogunate established the Hakone Check Point in 1619 to prevent an insurrection of feudal lords,
and the facility continued to impose strict rules posing a burden on travelers for more than 250 years.
The current guardhouse was restored in 1965.
About 15 minutes from Hakone Yunohana Prince Hotel by car
About 10 minutes from Ashi-no-yu bus stop by bus
* Take Izu Hakone Bus or Hakone Tozan Bus, and get off at “Hakone-sekisho-ato”.