Private Tour - Walking Through the Longest Shopping Arcade with Kimono!

Tenma, Osaka used to be one of the biggest business districts in Japan during the Edo period and it still has the longest shopping street in Japan! You can wear a “kimono”, traditional Japanese clothing and walk around the area.

Osaka Museum of Housing and Living which you will visit on this tour is a hot spot where you can play with traditional toys and watch old housing.

The shopping street is also fun with many shops such as a clothes store where you can buy clothes from your head to toe for only JPY1,000 and a shop where you can prepare your own “matcha”, green tea served in ceremonies.

Don’t forget to book your tour to discover the ancient and modern area: Tenma!
* Duration: 4 to 5 hours
* Starts: 大阪市, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Tenma, Osaka used to be one of the biggest business districts in Japan during the Edo period and it still has the longest shopping street in Japan! You can wear a “kimono”, traditional Japanese clothing and walk around the area.

Osaka Museum of Housing and Living which you will visit on this tour is a hot spot where you can play with traditional toys and watch old housing.

The shopping street is also fun with many shops such as a clothes store where you can buy clothes from your head to toe for only JPY1,000 and a shop where you can prepare your own “matcha”, green tea served in ceremonies.

Don’t forget to book your tour to discover the ancient and modern area: Tenma!

Itinerary
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Stop At: Osaka Museum of Housing and Living, 6-4-20 Tenjimbashi, Kita-ku 8F, Osaka 530-0041 Osaka Prefecture

A museum is famous for its reproduced housing of Osaka and Tokyo of 400 years ago. Wearing a Kimono, it really feels like you have time-traveled to the Edo period! You can visit many shops in the Edo period and play with traditional toys!

Duration: 1 hour 20 minutes

Stop At: Tenjinbashisuji Shopping Street ( North end ; 6-chome ), Japan, 〒530-0041 Osaka, Kita Ward, Tenjinbashi, 6-chōme−7, 筋6丁目5−17

The entrance to the biggest shopping street in Japan! Discover the shopping street that has various shops from the cheap one to delicious and rare ones!

Duration: 20 minutes

Stop At: クツショウテン 天神橋5丁目店, 5-chōme-6-5 Tenjinbashi, Kita Ward, 北区 Osaka 530-0041, Japan

Melon de melon: A Melon-flavored-bun shop that has become popular soon after they have started this shop in March 2018. Our recommendation is the Macha flavor! The crispy bun with Matcha and Melon flavor makes a perfect match!

Duration: 15 minutes

Stop At: Tenma Kimono, Japan, 〒530-0041 Osaka, Kita Ward, Tenjinbashi, 3-chōme−4−14 天満ガーデン 2階

You will rent a Kimono and get dressed here! Get ready to become a time traveler from the Edo period and walk around the city!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: OsakaTenmangu Shrine, 2-chōme-1-8 Tenjinbashi, Kita Ward, Osaka, 530-0041, Japan

A shrine famous for bringing good luck with study, but it actually brings luck with many other things! Don’t forget to draw a fortune slip and to take pictures! Since you will be wearing a Kimono, a shrine would be the best place to take cool pictures!

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Cafe Osakachakai, Japan, 〒1F Osaka, Kita Ward, Tenjinbashi, 2-chōme−1−25 JP 530-0041

A café specializing in green tea where they grind tea leaves after we order. You can also prepare green tea for yourself! Make sure not to forget to try the delicious sweets as well!

Duration: 40 minutes