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Osaka: Soul of Kansai Tour with Japanese Snacks

  • When does it run?

    Daily 

  • Start time

    5pm

  • Duration

    3.5 hours

Inclusions
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Food samplings (Japanese snacks)
COVID-19 Safety guidelines

Key Highlights

  • Go off the beaten track and visit the rarely seen old backstreets & markets
  • Admire the traditional bathhouses & tuck into delectable street food in Shinsekai
  • Enjoy the visual spectacle of flashy neon lights & lively waterfront in Dotonbori district
  • Relish the mouthwatering Osaka treats like kushikatsu & takoyaki
  • Savour Japanese delicacies including the renowned octopus balls and meat skewers
  • Smartphone voucher accepted – no need to print!

Overview

Visit the magnificent sights and bright lights of Japan's second city with a lively Osaka evening tour. Get to know the heart of the Kansai region with a look at awesome food, backstreet markets, and the metropolis' favourite attractions with the help of an expert guide.

Discover the nearby Kuromon Ichiba Market, where vibrant market stalls offer some of Osaka's freshest fish, meats, and vegetables. Move on to Doguyasuji to see the display of cooking utensils and the uniquely Japanese selection of "fake food."

Explore Shinsekai, a brilliant neighbourhood modelled on New York City at the heart of Osaka's downtown. Visit a traditional sento bathhouse and a newer, larger super sento, and try out the local favorite kushikatsu skewers of deep-fried meat and vegetables.

Glimpse through the traditional Japanese-style izakaya pubs and head to the dazzling waterfront shops of Dotonbori. You cannot miss the neon signs and street vendors along the canal and the famous image of the running man. Grab a bite of Osaka's famous takoyaki to complete this beautiful tour!

Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Daily 

  • Duration

    3.5 hours

  • Start time

    5pm

  • Meeting Point

    Make your way to the Nippombashi Station, exit #10

  • Ending Point

    Tour ends at Namba Station

Inclusions & Exclusions

  • Local English-speaking guide
  • Food samplings (Japanese snacks)
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Meal at the end of the tour
  • Personal shopping and souvenirs
  • Gratuities

Please note

The confirmation voucher includes the local activity operator’s contact details. They’re a nice bunch and will happily answer any logistical questions you may have. Please give them a call at least 24 hours before your organised activity to reconfirm.

Voucher Information: No need to print! You can show your voucher on your smartphone or other device.

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