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Private Full Day Muslim-Friendly Walking Tour of Osaka
"This tour begins at your hotel or accommodation then immediately heads to the Osaka Castle. The Osaka Castle was the base of Hideyoshi Toyotomi’s unification in 1583. Hideyoshi Toyotomi started construction of the castle on the site of th but was used later by the Tokugawa Shogunate until the castle tower burned down in a lightning strike. The current castle tower was rebuilt in 1931 and is the third generation. The castle interior is now a historical museum housing valuable materials and a diorama. On the outside you can enjoy the Osaka Castle from various angles and appreciate its magnificent stone walls architectural features the vast moat and many other points of interest around the castle. After visiting the Osaka Castle
From JPY16,200.00
 
Private Full Day Muslim-Friendly Walking Tour of Osaka
"This tour begins at your hotel or accommodation then immediately heads to the Osaka Castle. The Osaka Castle was the base of Hideyoshi Toyotomi’s unification in 1583. Hideyoshi Toyotomi started construction of the castle on the site of th but was used later by the Tokugawa Shogunate until the castle tower burned down in a lightning strike. The current castle tower was rebuilt in 1931 and is the third generation. The castle interior is now a historical museum housing valuable materials and a diorama. On the outside you can enjoy the Osaka Castle from various angles and appreciate its magnificent stone walls architectural features the vast moat and many other points of interest around the castle. After visiting the Osaka Castle
From JPY16,200.00
 
Half Day Otaku Walking Tour in Osaka
"At 10am you will meet your tour conductor at the Osaka Nankai Namba station. After everyone has arrived you will head to the heart of Osaka electronics ""Den-Den Town"" where you will tour around and find the hidden gems in the area: game shops electronics street food and cosplay.Around 11:30am
From JPY2,490.00

Umeda Sky Building Tips (16)

Umeda Sky Building

While many of Japan's cities have some sort of building where you can view the surrounding city, not all of them are really worth the money. The Umeda Sky Building is one however that is worth it,...
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Rabbityama
Apr 04, 2011

Past and present

The Umeda Sky Building is a futuristic building which rises 170 metres into the Osaka skyline. Most of the building is occupied by offices, but there is an observation deck on the 39th floor and in...
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CliffClaven
Apr 04, 2011

Floating gardens?

The Umeda Sky Building is a nice architectonical highlight in the citycentre of Osaka. It costs a few yens, but it's worth visiting. At the upper floor, you have a good view at the city of Osaka....
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jeoren
Apr 04, 2011

Garden, Ring, Milky Way

It's worth paying a visit to this place to see Osaka. I saw the harbour and lots of bridges. And catch the arriving aeroplanes. The elevator is scary, as there is nothing underneath it at 46th...
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blacksnail
Apr 04, 2011

Down Below the Umeda Skybuilding

While everyone is enjoying the observatory and the city's view on top of the Umeda Skybuilding, I also have enjoyed watching the work of art down below. Just very close to Osaka Station are pieces of...
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freddie18
Apr 04, 2011

The floating Garden Observatory

the bridge connecting the two high-rise towers of the 173-meter tall Umeda Sky Building is the "Floating Garden Observatory" From a doughnut-shaped roof, you can enjoy a panoramic view of Osaka, all...
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lowailing138
Apr 04, 2011

The Floating Garden Observatory

A nice place to visit is the Floating Garden Observatory on the top of the Umeda Sky Building, you'll get a good 360 degree view of Osaka city without the obsruction of glass as the observatory is...
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UKDaisy
Apr 04, 2011

Bird's eye view of Osaka

Went to to top on a slightly foggy night. Could see the Osaka Castle in the distance. Particularly enjoyable on a windy day/night.Was brought around by a friend. A teeny bit complicated to get to the...
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liangel
Apr 04, 2011

Rise above the concrete jungle!

Hmm. Was considering putting this one in "Tourist Traps" to be honest, as I'm not convinced that 700 yen is good value for the opportunity to stand on a roof and look down at other buildings, in any...
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OsakaHatter
Apr 04, 2011

high Architecture

One thing about Japan that struck me was the absolutely beautiful architecture. The country seems to have decided that they'd only build cool looking buildings. The Umeda Tower is exactly that - it...
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Bela_LUng
Apr 04, 2011

A view from the Skybuilding is worth seeing.

The Umeda Skybuilding is well worth a visit. It's just a short walk from Osaka Central Station and the Hankyu Station. Entrance is JPY700 for adults. On the open roof top you are 173m above Osaka and...
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worldkiwi
Apr 04, 2011

Great View from the top of the observatory

Boundless building landscape from the 40th floor, 170m from the ground, at Umeda Sky Building. You can overlook a dynamic panorama of 360 dgrees.It is worth paying 700 yen !You can enjoy a glorious...
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kazuhr
Apr 04, 2011
 
 
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"Living in Osaka"
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"Hundertwasser & more !"
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Things to Do Near Umeda Sky Building

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Museum of Oriental Ceramics

The Museum of Oriental Ceramics built up its collection from the private Ataka collection of mainly Korean ceramics. Korean pottery from 12th to 16th centuries remains the mainstay of this exquisite...
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Osaka Science Museum

The Science Museum is a large interactive museum where you can learn about the world and how certain phenomena occur. It's a great place for those traveling with children, because much of the museum...
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Osaka Tenmangu Shrine

Although it is not one of the official top three tenjin shrines, Osaka Tenmangu has gained fame as the host of the Tenjin Festival, one of the biggest festivals in Japan. The current shrine dates back...
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Shinsaibashi

Where Dotonbori covered street arcade ends, Shinsaibashi starts. Dotonbori and Shinsaibashi is separated by a man-made canal with a road bridge across. You can planned to cover both these within the...
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America Mura

America Mura, the "American village", came into existance in the 1970s from the growing popularity of American culture and fashion. Like nearby Dotombori, while it is mostly a shopping area, it has...
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Osaka Castle

Osaka Castle is surrounded by thick defensive walls and moats. It was originally constructed by Toyotomi Hideyoshi after he unified Japan. It was completed in 1583, but was destroyed 32 years later by...
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Getting to Umeda Sky Building

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Kita-ku Oyodonaka 1-1-88, Yubinbango531-0076 Osaka, Japan

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