4 days in Osaka Itinerary

4 days in Osaka Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Osaka route planner
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Osaka
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Osaka — 3 nights

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.
Head to Dotombori District and Hankyu Umeda Hontenfor plenty of shopping. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Tofuku-ji Temple and Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Osaka: Cup Noodle Museum Osaka Ikeda (in Ikeda) and Kyoto (Mt. Kurama, Sanzen-in Temple, &more). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Minami (Namba).

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Osaka trip planner.

If you are flying in from Philippines, the closest major aiports are Osaka International Airport, Kansai International Airport and Chubu Centrair International Airport. In December, daily temperatures in Osaka can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel back home.
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