Enjoy nature and landscape
A trip to Chihayaakasaka-mura
Chihayaakasaka village, in the southeast of Osaka prefecture, in the mountains of Kongozan, 1125m above sea level, is the only "village" in the prefecture.Southern Area
A family tour around lush green Minoh
The mention of Osaka calls to mind Takoyaki, comedies, shopping and neon-lit streets... but now that you're in Osaka, why not make a detour to lush green Minoh in suburban Osaka, only a 30-minute train ride from Osaka-Umeda Station in central Osaka.Northern Area
From the seaside town of Tajiri to Kishiwada, the city of festivals, don't miss out on the area around Kansai International Airport!
Kansai International Airport is one of the many gateways into Japan; still, most travelers simply pass through the area to points onwards.Southern Area
Walk the Seven Slopes of Tennoji
On the south side of Osaka Castle, along Kamimachi-suji street from Naniwano Miya to Tennoji is an area crowded with approx.Tennoji / Abeno Area
Enjoy a reasonable excursion tour with Osaka Amazing Pass
The perfect course for someone who wants to see everything in Osaka, from the northern Kita and southern Minami downtowns to Osaka Castle, and Tsutenkaku Tower.
A journey through Shinsekai, filled with the atmosphere of classic Osaka
The times keep changing, and the way we live changes with it. Osaka is a city that shifts and grows at a whirlwind rate, but among the city’s transforming scenery one place keeps the atmosphere of an earlier time: Shinsekai.Tennoji / Abeno Area
3 More Times to Enjoy Minami
Gaudy Glico signboard in primary colors, huge moving crab, amusement area in red light and blue light....... Osaka Minami, filled with laughter, humanity, and food, in the old days and today, shows its many faces when you walk along.Minami Area
A field day researching the anime and iconic characters of Japan
The anime and characters created in Japan have picked up many fans both domestically and overseas.Kita Area
To Osaka Nippombashi, the holy ground of pop culture in the west!
Osaka Nippombashi is one of the major electrical shop streets in Japan, and is also famous for being a hotspot for unique pop culture in Japan including animation, comics and games.Minami Area
Kita: From the Ground & the Sky
JR Osaka station and Subway/Private railway Umeda stations concentrate in KITA, the gateway to an ever-changing Osaka.Kita Area
World Heritage Mozu-Furuichi Kofungun, Ancient Tumulus Clusters Course
Ancient Road of Kumano Osaka Route
The Ancient Road of Kumano was a road of worship for noblemen and commoners walking to the three shrines of Kumano Sanzan (Kumano Hongu Grand Shrine, Kumano Hayatama Grand Shrine, and Nachi Grand Shrine) in Wakayama prefecture after the Heian era.Southern Area
Experience Osaka's historical treasure trove with a walk through Minamikawachi
"Break away from the busy buzz of the city and let yourself be gently swayed aboard a train headed for the Minamikawachi area.Southern Area
Stroll around Osaka in an antique kimono
If you really want to enjoy Japan, why don't you try on a kimono? Kimono of the type worn daily by women in the Taisho period (1912-1926) or the early Showa period (1930-1940) are now very popular among stylish Japanese women.Kita Area
Enjoy Construction / Art
A trip to the era of "Big Osaka"
Nakanoshima - Yodoyabashi - Kitahama - Semba. These are places of crowded modern buildings and masses of business, but also of retro architecture hailing from the old times of Osaka.Kita Area
Art Stroll in Nakanoshima
Nakanoshima, a 3.5 km island between the Dojima and Tosabori rivers, is like a piece of history. Dotted with stunning retro architecture and world-class museums, Nakanoshima is a must-see for tourists to Osaka.Kita Area
Retro Buildings Stroll
Now and in the olden days, the Yodoyabashi-Kitahama-Semba environs have been the center of the commercial town Osaka. When you stop in the busy street with businessmen coming and going, beautiful buildings mark time quietly.
Journey on trains
On tram to the historical town of Sakai
During the Period of Warring States, Sakai flourished as a port for trade.Southern Area
An Introduction to Rail in Osaka
A major crossroads for rail traffic packed to the brim with railway companies, Osaka is the perfect city to enjoy the best of rail, whether you’re a long-time enthusiast or new to the "iron roads.