11 days in Osaka Itinerary

11 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.
Explore Osaka's surroundings by going to Higashiyama (Kiyomizu-dera Temple & Sanjusangendo Temple), Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine (in Fushimi) and Nakagyo (Nijo Castle & Nishiki Market Shopping District). There's much more to do: get in on the family fun at Universal Studios Japan, have some family-friendly fun at Sunset Owl Cafe, explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Osaka trip planner.

If you are flying in from Malaysia, the closest major airports are Osaka International Airport, Kansai International Airport and Chubu Centrair International Airport. In January, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

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Side Trips

Kyoto, Nara, Mt. Koya, Himeji Castle
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple
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Osaka Castle

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