Top 11 Things to do in Osaka, Japan

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5-Day Kansai Area Exploration Package Plan by 2 to Go Tour
Experience all that the magnificent Kansai region has to offer with a package that includes transportation, discounts for shopping and sightseeing activities, and translation services. It's the quickest and easiest way for international visitors to immerse themselves in the area... Read More

Categories: Tickets & Passes

5 days

$57
per person

Full-Day Kyoto & Nara Tour with Nara Park Entry
Relish the beauty of Japanese culture on this full-day tour to Kyoto and Nara. View the iconic sites at Kyoto like Nijō Castle, Kinkakuji Temple, and Kyoto Imperial Palace. After lunch, explore popular Nara attractions like Tōdaiji Temple, Nara Park,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$155
per person

Full-Day Kyoto City Tour
Visit Kyoto, one of the most beautiful cities in Japan, on this tour from Osaka. View ancient relics of culture like Nijo Castle, Kinkaku-ji temple, Kyoto Imperial Palace, Heian Jingu Shrine, as well as Sanjusangendo and Kiyomizu-dera temples. In between... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

11 hours 30 minutes

Free cancellation

$142
per person

Full-Day Kyoto Excursion by 2 to Go Tour
Enjoy a peaceful, quiet journey from Osaka to Kyoto, a charming city on the Japanese island of Honshu. Board a comfortable bus equipped with a helpful foreign language support system, ensuring you don't miss a minute of the information available... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

14 hours 20 minutes

$64
per person

Full-Day Osaka Walking Tour with Cruise on Aqua Liner
Enjoy beautiful views of one of the largest cities in Japan on this full-day walking tour and cruise. Enjoy breathtaking views from the Umeda Sky Building, dig into a delicious hotel lunch, see the 15th-century Osaka Castle, and take a... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

Free cancellation

$133
per person

Private Full-Day City Walking Tour
Get to know Osaka on this full-day private walking tour. Enjoy magnificent views from atop Umeda Sky Building, dig into a delicious hotel lunch, see the magnificent 15th-century Osaka Castle, and take a guided cruise down Okawa River in a... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

7 hours

Free cancellation

$459
Group ( 2 Travelers )

Private Full-Day Kyoto & Nara Tour with Nara Park Entry
Discover the cities of Kyoto and Nara on this full-day private tour. Marvel at cultural sites in Kyoto like Nijo Castle and Kinkakuji Temple, and Kiyomizu-dera Temple Break for a local lunch before exploring Nara, with sites like Todaiji Temple,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

9 hours

Free cancellation

$582
Group ( 2 Travelers )

Private Full-Day Kyoto City Tour
Get to know the cultural hub of Japan on this private tour to Kyoto. View cultural icons like Nijo Castle, Kinkaku-ji temple, and Heian Jingu Shrine, as well as Sanjusangendo and Kiyomizu-dera temples. Along the way, take a break to... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

8 hours

Free cancellation

$502
Group ( 2 Travelers )

Self-Guided Himeji Castle Tour by 2 To Go
Journey by train to see Japan's largest castle, named as a world-heritage site in 1993. Explore architecturally brilliant Himeji Castle and its maze-like grounds at your leisure on this self-guided tour. Then visit the village that is surrounded by mountains,... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

1 day

$37
per person

Shared Shuttle: Kansai International Airport (KIX)-Kyoto
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between Kansai International Airport and your Kyoto hotel aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Kansai International Airport, the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

2 hours

Free cancellation

$29
per person

Shared Shuttle: Universal Studios Japan®
Enjoy convenient and cost-effective shared transportation between between your Osaka city hotel and Universal Studios® aboard a shuttle. For transfers to and from Universal Studios® , the zones to select from include: Read More

Categories: Airport Shuttles & Limos

45 minutes

$22
per person

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