10 days in Osaka Itinerary

10 days in Osaka Itinerary

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Osaka

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Proud of their hometown's distinct culture and dialect, many natives of Osaka describe their city as "Japan's anti-capital." An antidote to Tokyo's hectic energy, Osaka marches to the beat of its own drum, serving as the country's longtime commercial and industrial hub.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Universal Studios Japan and Tsurumi Ryokuchi Pool. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Osaka: Nakagyo (Nijo Castle & Nishiki Market Shopping District), Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine (in Fushimi) and Higashiyama (Kiyomizu-dera Temple & Sanjusangendo Temple). There's lots more to do: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, don't miss a visit to Arashiyama, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kinkaku-ji, and wander the streets of Gion.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Osaka driving holiday site .

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major airports are Osaka International Airport, Kansai International Airport and Chubu Centrair International Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Theme Parks Neighborhoods

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Kyoto, Nara, Himeji Castle
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan ©
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
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Nara Park

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