Atami is the perfect place to stay while you are exploring Izu Peninsula as some of the city’s star attractions are close. Hakone Shrine and the Hakone Open Air Museum are amongst the interesting place to visit here. And don’t miss the Great Boiling Valley and Odawara Castle.
Vacationers in Atami, looking for something different, will love the nearby cultural attractions. There are many excellent destinations visitors can pay a visit to for an afternoon such as the Izu Glass and Glasswork Museum in Ito.
To surround yourself with nature, go and check out the nearby parks and reserves. These are good spots to relax. Admire the trees and flowers, throw a frisbee, or just soak up the sunshine at the Izu Oceanic Park in Ito. The natural havens such as Mt. Omuroyama in Ito, give visitors an insight into the birds, trees and plants that exist in the area.
Finding somewhere handy to rest your head in the Atami area is a breeze. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the Palace Hotel Hakone, the Yumoto Fujiya Hotel, Hakone, and the Hakone Hotel Kowakien.