Down to earth and delightfully inviting, get ready to be immersed in the charming culture and life of Osaka, especially the food! Rated as the world's greatest food city by The Guardian UK, Osaka certainly packs a good punch when it comes to delicacies that will satisfy the tummy. So much so that one may even commit Kuidaore - local lingo for 'eat till you drop' - as the delightful smells of takoyaki (octopus balls), okonomiyaki (pan-fried batter cake), udon (Japanese noodles) and other traditional Japanese culinary linger along the streets of this city. Shopping is a great pull with the many shopping districts to explore!
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Osaka Castle Explore the intricate beauty of one of Japan's most famous castles that was built in 1583. This symbol of Osaka is especially beautiful during spring when the cherry blossoms bloom.
Kaiyukan Aquarium Be amazed by sheer size of the aquarium that houses marine animals including sea otters, dolphins, turtles, penguins and its star attraction—the majestic whale shark named Yu-chan.
Tempozan Giant Ferris Wheel Hop on the giant Ferris wheel and take in the magnificent view of Osaka which is especially beautiful at night as the city lights come to life!
Shinsaibashi Shopping Street The city’s main shopping area covers everything from famous brands to boutique designers! Visit the famous Dotonbori where you’ll spot the Glico man amongst the many eateries.
Osaka Takoyaki Museum Satisfy takoyaki cravings at this unique museum, built to commemorate Osaka as the birthplace of this delicious delicacy.
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|Transportation ||Availability ||Fare |
|Train (Kansai Airport line) ||Every half hour ||1,160 Yen |
|Bus (SBS Transit No.36) ||All day ||1,500 Yen |
|Taxi ||All day ||Starts from 20,000 Yen |
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| ||Quick Facts |
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| ||Weather |
|DEC - FEB |
9°C - 12°C
Don't forget your winter coat -
it's going to be freezing!
|MAR - MAY |
13°C - 24°C
Great time for sightseeing as
cherry blossoms bloom beautifully around the city
|JUN - AUG |
27°C - 33°C
Bring sunglasses and a hat and make sure to drink lots of water
|SEP - NOV |
17°C - 29°C
Expect plenty of rain so bring an umbrella or a raincoat
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