Half-Day Sightseeing City Tour of Daisuki Osaka with Pickup

Drive cruising comfortably to visit four of Osaka’s popular sightseeing spots on this half-day city tour with a driver. This is a great introduction to the city. We specially designed the pick-up time starts from 9 am onwards, not too early not too late to enjoy the city tour. we will prepare information for travelers to travel from * Dotonbori Shopping back to the hotel by train, challenge > Why not travel back to your hotel by Subway Train on your! Easy! And you will like it!
* Duration: 3 to 4 hours
* Starts: Kasaoka, Japan
* Trip Category: Tours & Sightseeing >> Bus & Minivan Tours




Drive cruising comfortably to visit four of Osaka’s popular sightseeing spots on this half-day city tour with a driver. This is a great introduction to the city. We specially designed the pick-up time starts from 9 am onwards, not too early not too late to enjoy the city tour. we will prepare information for travelers to travel from * Dotonbori Shopping back to the hotel by train, challenge > Why not travel back to your hotel by Subway Train on your! Easy! And you will like it!

Itinerary
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Stop At: Osaka Castle, 1-1 Osakajo, Chuo, Osaka 540-0002 Osaka Prefecture

Artifacts on display, from which one can enjoy learning the history of Osaka Castle
Osaka Castle Museum has a large variety of historical materials and the screen displays well-designed for all visitors including children.
The diorama on the 7th floor contains 19 scenes from the life of Hideyoshi Toyotomi, karakuri Taikoki, his image shown and moved around by high technology.
The miniature figures and the panoramic screens(Panorama Vision)on the 5th floor show the scenes from the folding screen depicting the Summer War of Osaka.
Those epic and dynamic screens are great instructions to understand the history.
Five programs in series about Hideyoshi Toyotomi and Osaka Castle are shown on the screen, with subtitles in English, Chinese, and Korean at the Theater Room on the 1st floor. Our exhibition surely satisfies all visitors・interests

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Shitenno-ji Temple Homotsukan, 1-11-18 Shitennoji, Tennoji-ku, Osaka 543-0051 Osaka Prefecture

Known as the oldest temple in Japan, Shitennoji is distinguished by a five-story pagoda, ponds full of turtles, and a unique symmetrical architectural style.
Enjoy a walk from Tennoji Station to the temple grounds, and observe the surrounding architecture and ambiance transform from modern and busy to traditional and serene.

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Shinsekai, 1 Ebisuhigashi, Naniwaku, Osaka 556-0002 Osaka Prefecture

Shinsekai is a colorful area to the west of Tennoji Park packed with cheap shops and eateries and best known for its iconic Tsutenkaku Tower..

Duration: 30 minutes

Stop At: Dotonbori Tsuribori, 1-6-9 B1f, Dotombori, Chuo, Osaka 542-0071 Osaka Prefecture

The giant billboards at Dotonbori are one of the main tourist attractions in Osaka. From the Ebisubashi Bridge, you can see the giant Glico billboard which is an Osaka landmark. Glico is an Osaka-based sweets manufacturer. It’s fun to take a picture posed like the Glico man, with both arms raised in the air! There are also giant three-dimensional billboards of things like a hand clutching sushi or an octopus. Walk around the area at night and you will be overwhelmed by the glittering neon lights.
Nakaza Kuidaore Building – Take a Photo with the Famous DollThe cute Kuidaore Doll, rhythmically beating his drum, causes onlookers’ eyes to soften. It is the mascot of the Nakaza Kuidaore building, which contains restaurants and izakaya establishments. Beloved in its advertiser role for over 50 years, every Japanese person knows of this famous mascot. There’s an unending line of people who want to take photos with it.
Osaka’s Local Food – Famous All Over JapanThere are rows of places to eat and drink all around Dotonbori, so give the local food a try. Osaka has a lot of flour-based dishes, called konamon. Try takoyaki, which are fluffy balls of octopus-filled batter, fried and eaten with sauce, or okonomiyaki, batter mixed with vegetables and other toppings and cooked on a griddle. There are also famous dishes like kushikatsu and udon.

Duration: 2 hours