Osaka Discovery

KOB 118-401
Highlights
  • Visit the impressive Osaka Castle
  • Discover the beating heart of one of Japan’s most vibrant cities
  • Have a chance to taste Osaka’s street food
  • Enjoy extraordinary views from Umeda Sky Building
Program Overview
Country: Japan
Depart: 01/27/2017 0830
Return: 01/27/2017 1630
Duration: Full-Day
Difficulty: Easy
Capacity: Min. 30 / Max. 70
Program Fee
$106 (early booking: $86)

Travel by coach (1 hour) to Osaka with a local guide. First visit Osaka Castle, the largest castle in Japan first built in 1583. This impressive castle is surrounded by stone walls and moats and sits in Osaka Castle Park, covering an area of two square kilometers.  

Afterwards, take a walking tour of the Dotonbori, a popular shopping and entertainment district also known as a food destination. At night it is lit by hundreds of neon lights and mechanized signs, including the famous Glico Running Man sign and Kani Doraku crab sign. Here you can sample Osaka’s delicious and inexpensive street food for lunch (not included).

Lastly, visit he Umeda Sky Building is a spectacular high rise building in the Kita district of Osaka, near Osaka and Umeda Stations. The 173 meter tall building consists of two main towers which are connected with each other by the “Floating Garden Observatory” on the 39th floor, offering a great view of the city.

Meals Included

Lunch on your own (not included in program price)

Special Note

The tour will be mostly outside. Please wear warm clothes.