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Visit Osaka, the second largest metropolis after Tokyo, for some good food, scenic sights, and great fun! Discover the historical Osaka Castle, the impressive structure of the Umeda Sky Building, or one of the world's largest Aquariums – Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan. If you're up for great food, head down to Dōtonbori street and savor popular Japanese street food like takoyaki, yakitori, and okonomiyaki. Capture moments with the iconic Glico Man sign that has mesmerized tourists and locals for decades. For that extra touch of magic, enter Universal Studios Japan and see why it's one of the most-visited theme parks in the world. Raise a glass of butterbeer at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and explore Osaka's finest!

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23 Dec SUN 13°
24 Dec MON 13°
25 Dec TUE 13°
26 Dec WED 11°

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Adventures Around Osaka

Discover and explore the best tourist destinations in Osaka and its surrounding areas with these exciting tours!

Kansai Gourmet

Taste the delicate cuisine from Kansai right in Osaka! Get an unforgettable gourmet experience with delicacies such as Takoyaki to Globefish

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About Osaka

Visit Osaka, the second largest metropolis after Tokyo, for some good food, scenic sights, and great fun! Discover the historical Osaka Castle, the impressive structure of the Umeda Sky Building, or one of the world's largest Aquariums – Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan.


If you're up for great food, head down to Dōtonbori street and savor popular Japanese street food like takoyaki, yakitori, and okonomiyaki. Capture moments with the iconic Glico Man sign that has mesmerized tourists and locals for decades. For that extra touch of magic, enter Universal Studios Japan and see why it's one of the most-visited theme parks in the world. Raise a glass of butterbeer at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter and explore Osaka's finest!

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Local Weather

  • DEC - FEB
    12°

  • MAR - MAY
    24°

  • JUN - AUG
    33° 20°

  • SEP - NOV
    29° 10°

General Information

  • Time Zone
    GMT +09:00

  • Currency
    Japanese Yen

    1USD = 112.51JPY

  • Best Time To Visit
    • APR - MAY

      Cherry Blossom season

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