The Best Things to Do in Osaka

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Osaka

3.8
Landmarks · Theme Parks · Parks

Popular things to do in Osaka

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Theme Park
Universal Studios Japan
4.1
Duration: 6 hours
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Castle
Osaka Castle Chuo
4.0
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Neighborhood
Dotombori District Dotombori
4.0
Duration: 1 hour
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Aquarium
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
4.1
Duration: 2 hours
Things to do in Osaka can take your from touring grandiose examples of traditional Japanese architecture, to taking advantage of exceptional shopping opportunities. Boasting marvelous gardens, an outstanding vantage point, and its own museum, Osaka Castle appeals to history enthusiasts. Attracting families, Universal Studios Japan allows tourists to delve into the fantastic world of blockbuster movies. Nature and animal lovers flock to Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, where they can learn about the immense diversity of the country's marine ecosystems. Foodies go to Kuromon Ichiba Market, filled with colorful stalls packed with fresh foods.

Side trips from Osaka

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Historic Site
Kiyomizu-dera Temple Kyoto
4.4
Duration: 3 hours
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Historic Site
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine Kyoto
4.6
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Neighborhood
Arashiyama Kyoto
4.3
Duration: 6 hours
Neighborhood
Gion Kyoto
4.1
Duration: 3 hours

Hidden gems in Osaka

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Specialty Museum
Osaka Shiritsu Toyo Toji Museum
4.3
Duration: 1 hour
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Observation Deck
Kuchu Teien Observatory
4.1
Duration: 1 hour
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Landmark
Kuromon Market Nippombashi
3.8
Duration: 1 hour
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Food Tour
Food Tours
5.0
Duration: 3 hours

Shopping in Osaka

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Gift & Specialty Shop
Four-M
5.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Gift & Specialty Shop
The British Bag Chuo
5.0
Duration: 1 hour
Gift & Specialty Shop
Naniwa Meibutsu Ichibirian Dotombori Dotombori
5.0
Duration: 1 hour
Shopping Mall
Imperial Hotel Plaza Osaka
5.0
Duration: 1 hour

Museums in Osaka

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Specialty Museum
Namban Culture Center
5.0
Duration: 1 hour
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History Museum
Peace Osaka Chuo
3.5
Duration: 1 hour
Specialty Museum
Mizuno Sportology Gallery
5.0
Duration: 30 minutes
Art Museum
Koji Kinutani Tenku Art Museum
4.6
Duration: 30 minutes

Historic Sites in Osaka

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Historic Site
Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine
4.4
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Religious Site
Senko-ji Temple
4.7
Duration: 30 minutes
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Religious Site
Kumata Shrine
4.5
Duration: 1 hour
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Historic Walking Area
Hozenji Yokocho Namba
4.0
Duration: 1h 30 min
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Nightlife
Pinpoint Traveler
4.7
Duration: 4 hours
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World heritage site
Nijo Castle Kyoto
4.3
Duration: 1h 30 min
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World heritage site
Himeji Castle Himeji
4.5
Duration: 2h 30 min
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Historic Site
Sanjusangendo Temple Kyoto
4.6
Duration: 1h 30 min

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