This Osaka day tour offers a variety of experiences to get a glimpse of Osaka city. Take a visit to the city’s cultural highlight Osaka Castle to admire traditional Japanese architecture style, catch the panoramic view of the entire city in Floating Garden Observatory standing in the top of Umeda Sky Building, and stroll along the bustling Dotonbori Shopping Area.

Tour Code:
Duration: 6 hours
Start/End: Osaka port/ Osaka port
Highlights: Osaka Castle, Floating Garden Observatory, Dotonbori area
Tour Customizable: Absolutely! (Tell us your specific requirements in the inquiry form)
Tour Category: Osaka Shore Excursions

  • Full Itinerary
  • Inclusion & Exclusion

English-Speaking-Guide waits with welcome-board and proceeds to tour by chartered car/coach.
Private guide and driver waits for you in Osaka port, then head to the first place in this excursion – Osaka Castle – the symbol of the city Osaka due to its cultural and historical meaning. Despite the disastrous war in the past, the castle still maintains the classic Japanese architecture with many valued artifacts inside. Surrounded by many gates, citadels, unbreakable stone walls, and inviolable moats, the castle provides spectacular sights in the spring when cherry blossoms are full blooming.

Osaka Castle

Next, take the elevator to the top of Umeda Sky Building to admire the panoramic view of the entire city with the Floating Garden Observatory.

Floating Garden Observatory

Finish this Japan shore excursion with a visit to Dotonbori area. This lively place is stunning, sparkling, and full of neon lights at night. Stroll along the sides of the canal, walking through lines of restaurants, bars, and stores with the different levels from affordable to the luxury one.

Doutonbori area

What’s included?

  • Round trip transfer from the port in private air-conditioned vehicle
  • English-speaking guide
  • Entrance fee and port fee
  • 1 bottle of water per person per day

What’s excluded?

  • Pre & After accommodation
  • Other drinks
  • Tips
  • Other personal expenses