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Osaka: Private Guided Tour by Public Transportation

Osaka: Private Guided Tour by Public Transportation

From US$ 123.30 per person

Explore the best of Osaka by public transportation and discover its most famous landmarks with a private guide. Learn about the history of the city and try local foods.

About this activity

Free cancellation
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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 7 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Japanese
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the highlights Osaka on a private guided tour
  • Visit Osaka Castle, one of Japan's most famous landmarks
  • Explore lively districts of the city such as Shinsaibashi, Dotonbori Street, and Den-Den Town
Full description
Meet your guide at JR Osaka station and first visit the Umeda Sky Building and Kuchu Teien Observatory, one of the most famous buildings in the city, known for its striking architectural design. Then, take a short train ride and visit Osaka Castle. This famous castle is home to a museum where you can learn about its historical significance. See various traditional military artefacts from the time of its construction. From the top floor of the castle, there is an observation deck where you can enjoy spectacular views of the entire city. Take another train ride to the Shinsaibashi district, a major shopping hub in Osaka where long-established department stores and international luxury brands are located. Walk to Dotonbori Street, one of the most colorful and lively areas of the city, where you can snap some photos of the striking advertisements all around you. Stroll down Hozenji-Yokocho, a side street that exudes a serene atmosphere. Admire the moss-covered Buddha statues and the maze-like narrow alleyways which make this place an oasis of calm amongst the hustle and bustle of downtown Osaka. Stop at the Kuromon Ichiba Market known as "Osaka's kitchen" where you can find fresh seafood, vegetables, and fruits from all over the region. Discover the vibrant Den-Den Town where you will learn more about Japanese pop culture, browsing various stops selling various anime, manga, and video game paraphernalia. Take another train ride and arrive at Shitennoji Temple, which has a fascinating 1,400-year history. Finally, finish the tour in the Shinsekai area of the city. with its many restaurants and theaters as well as the famous Tsutenkaku Tower, the symbol of Osaka.
Includes
  • Tour guide
  • Private tour
  • Public transport costs
  • Entrance fees
  • Food and drinks
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

JR Osaka station, in front of the ticket office at the central exit

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What to bring

  • Cash

Know before you go

  • Entrance fees, transportation fees, activity fees cost approximately JPY 3800 per person
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Product ID: 395091