Full-Day Private Guided Tour to Osaka Palaces and Temples

Osaka is a modern city with a rich history. Forget the shopping for this day! Doing a time slip, we will discover Osaka through its different steps from its origins to its contemporary time. We will explore Osaka’s foundation, then its religion, political and cultural history.
* Duration: 8 hours
* Starts: Osaka, Japan
* Trip Category: Cultural & Theme Tours >> Cultural Tours




Osaka is a modern city with a rich history. Forget the shopping for this day! Doing a time slip, we will discover Osaka through its different steps from its origins to its contemporary time. We will explore Osaka’s foundation, then its religion, political and cultural history.

Itinerary
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Stop At: Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine, 2-9-89 Sumiyoshi, Sumiyoshi-ku, Osaka 558-0045 Osaka Prefecture

Sumiyoshi Taisha was built in211 and is one of the eldest Japanese shrine with its 1800 years of history.

Duration: 2 hours

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

Built in 593, Shitennoji is one of the eldest temple in Japan.

Duration: 1 hour

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

Built in the end of the 16th century and rebuilt in 1931, Osaka castle is full of history and is one of the symbols of Osaka.

Duration: 2 hours

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

Shinsekai, with its tower Tsutenkaku, is magic. Its retro atmosphere make you do a time slip to the 1970s!

Duration: 1 hour