At the Hakone Gora Station, take a section of the mountain railway and then go to the cable car. When you smell the smell of sulfur, you will arrive at the famous geothermal landscape of Owakudani. Hot spring black eggs are almost a speciality of the hand, 5 five hundred yen, really not expensive, there is a legend to eat one can increase life for 7 years, in fact, black eggs and ordinary eggs are no different. Because the mountains are often haunted by clouds, the chances of seeing Mount Fuji here are not so great, but we are still very lucky. The day before, it was still cloudy and rainy. Today, Mount Fuji is very revealing to the face!
The Owakudani Valley in Hakone, Japan, is a large crater with a large number of volcanic eruptions 3,000 years ago. Owakudani is still an active, boiling, sulfur-rich pool with huge vents that emit hydrogen sulfide and sulfur dioxide from steam and volcanic fumes. Let the whole area have a strong egg flavor. The favorite of visitors to the big boiling valley is to eat the eggs here.
Owakudani Black eggs are regular eggs cooked in a natural hot pool. The sulfur in the water darkens the eggshell and gives it a special aroma. The locals said that eating this kind of egg can prolong life.
Eggs are cooked on the top of the mountain and visitors can go on foot or take the cableway. At the top of the mountain, you can see the magnificent mountain views. The most important thing is to eat eggs there. There is a common wooden table on the top of the mountain, where visitors can sit and eat eggs while watching the scenery. This black egg is very famous in Hakone, so these six bags of black eggs are sold in many shops in the local town, about 500 yen a bag.
Black Egg: Longevity 7 years
Owakudani is a very famous sightseeing spot in the Hakone area. It is the crater crater formed by the Hakone volcanic activity about 400,000 years ago. The air is filled with the smell of hydrogen sulfide rotten eggs. It is a very special landform.
The big black eggs of Owakudani are famous. The children's shoes that come to Tokyo will not be unfamiliar~ The eggs are cooked in hot springs, the eggshells are blackened, and the names of black eggs come from this. There is a legend in Japan that eating a black egg can prolong life for 7 years. Of course, this is a beautiful legend ~
Yuzi tea house in a bag of 500 yen, there are 5 eggs, with A bag of salt is included in the bag. When the eggs are hot, they are super fragrant, and the salt is delicious. After all, one can be extended for 7 years and must be eaten more! The store also has a small table that can stand and peel eggs, so that everyone can eat hot (Figure 5)
there are many specialties, such as black mask, black bread, black jade chocolate Wait, bought Tang Xinzi fried cake (a spicy seasoning) and dark bread, the bread is sweet and crunchy, very delicious, Tang Xinzi fried cake is very spicy, open a package and can not stop immediately to the bottom (laugh) The chocolate ice cream in their home is also quite popular. It was a little regret that I didnt buy it later.
Owakudani Valley is located in the city of Hakone in the southeast of Mount Fuji. It is the crater of the volcanic eruption that occurred at the end of the Hakone volcanic activity about 400,000 years ago. Also known as "Great Hell."
In the Hakone surrounded by green trees, only the mountain rocks are exposed, and the geothermal vapor sprayed between the rock seams is misty. From the cracks in the open crust, a large amount of sulfur vapor is sprayed to boil the spring water. It makes people feel that the life movement of the earth is spectacular. This allows you to see the beautiful scenery of Mount Fuji and the Hakone Mountains.
Hakone Owakudani continues to spray large amounts of water vapor and volcanic gas from the ground every day. Approaching the vicinity of Owakudani, you will smell the scent of sulfur in the volcano. The scenery of Mount Fuji from Owakudani is also spectacular.