• Osaka Castle

For centuries, Osaka was Japan’s cultural and commercial gateway to Asia. Today it is a vibrant city renowned for its shopping and fine cuisine.

Destination Details

Osaka is the perfect place to do day trips to nearby cities like Kyoto, the imperial capital with 17 UNESCO World Heritage sites and Kobe, home of the world famous “Kobe beef.’ Kobe has many hot springs and onsens.

Things to See and Do

Osaka is known for its modern architecture and hearty street food. Visit Osaka Castle. Learn to roll sushi like a pro at a sushi-making class and feast on the fruits of your labour. Go shopping in Tenjinbashi-Suji. Take the kids to Universal Studios and the acclaimed Osaka Aquarium.

Shore Excursions

From street markets to major shopping centres, Osaka is a paradise for all shopaholics and foodie!


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Travel Reminders

Visit Osaka in summer, when you miss the crowds and get great prices.