15 days in Osaka Itinerary

15 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 the numerous day-trip ideas around Osaka: Higashiyama (Kiyomizu-dera Temple & Sanjusangendo Temple), Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine (in Fushimi) and Nakagyo (Nishiki Market Shopping District & Nijo Castle). There's still lots to do: find something for the whole family at Universal Studios Japan, explore the historical opulence of Osaka Castle, wander the streets of Gion, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are Osaka International Airport, Kansai International Airport and Chubu Centrair International Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Osaka can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Osaka

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Kyoto, Nara, Koya-cho, Himeji, Jindoji Temple
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Universal Studios Japan ©
Universal Studios Japan
Osaka Castle ©
Osaka Castle
Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple

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