Best Selection of Osaka Sightseeing Spots (2) Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden Observatory

by Kenji

I'd like to recommed you the following sightseeing spot in Osaka if you are planning to go round in the city.

[ Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden Observatory ]

A top-connected and excentric pair of skyscrapers of 173m high has 360°completely open rooftop observatory

which let you overlook the nice cityscape of Osaka

Best Selection of Osaka Sightseeing Spots (2) Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden Observatory

 Those are long escalators connecting the mid-air floating obsevatory with top enterance floor.  To tell the truth, I could hardly look down while on the escalator because I really fear height.   But I'm sure you can enjoy the thrilling views from the height.

 Best Selection of Osaka Sightseeing Spots (2) Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden Observatory

 This is a cityscape at the south of JR Osaka station viewed from the top of Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden Observatory.

Many forerign tourists visit here not only in the daytime but also at sunset and night to see the breathtaking beauty of nightscape.

As it was a fine day I saw so many nice couples and families. 

 Best Selection of Osaka Sightseeing Spots (2) Umeda Sky Building Floating Garden Observatory

 If you are interested in visiting this spot  please join my private guide tour as follows

 Reasonable private tour using one-day-pass

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Reasonable one-day-pass for transportation and facilities

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01 Sep 2015

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