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Walk Exciting, Dynamic, Exotic Osaka


Osaka
8 hours
up to 6 people
English ( License )
Private tour (only you and your guide)
Walking / Public Transportation Tour
( Contact guide for other options )

Osaka is a dynamic, energetic city. It is full of vibrancy and new cultures are born one after another.
Developing as a merchant town, it has created unique cultures and these cultures spread all over Japan.
It is also famous as a city of food. Takoyaki and Okonomiyaki were first invented here.
Food, fashion, shopping, sightseeing; you will never be tired of its full attractions.

Itinerary

Feel free to personalize this offer with Masaki.

  • Osaka Castle
  • Hozanji Temple
  • Dotonbori
  • Kuromon Market

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What to Expect

Popular sightseeing spots in Osaka

In this 8 hour tour, you can enjoy the essence of Osaka including food, culture, history, and vital energy.
Osaka Castle (entrance fee : 600 yen )
Kobe Beef Lunch
Kuromon Market
Dotonbori Street
Hozanji Temple

We use one day subway, train, and cable car for transportation. ( 1800 yen )

Departure & Return

Starting time 09:30 AM ( recommended )   Flexible
Meeting Point At your hotel in Osaka
Ending Point Namba Station, Osaka Station

Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

guide fee

What‘s not included

transportation fee(you and guide), hotel-pick up fee, lunch (you and guide), entrance fee

Important

I can guide you in Hiroshima, Okayama, Kagawa, Nagoya and Takayama if you pay my transportation fee.

In Osaka the transportation system is highly developed but it is a little complicated.
Strangers may feel confused at first.
Hotel pick-up services are desirable. Pick-up fees depend on location. But average 2000 yen
The entrance fees are as follows.
Travel expenses
Osaka one day pass : 800 yen
Depending on destinations, additional transportation expenses are needed.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting date
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting date
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting date

Frequently Asked Questions

Can I make changes after I book?

Yes! If you need to make changes such as removing or adding someone to your booking or changing the date or time of your tour, contact us by phone or email

Starting and ending points of the tour.

After you secure your booking, the starting and ending points of your tour can be customized to your convenience (ex.: your hotel, nearby stations, etc.). Don't worry, we will take care of you! Some tours may have an extra fee for this service, make sure to check the tour page.

What happens after I book a tour?

After booking a tour, the guide will accept (or decline) your booking within 24 hours. Then you will be noticed by email from Triplelights.

Is the price per person or per group?

The price is charged per group. Which means that you make a one-time payment for your entire group and the price will not change if it is less or more people.

Can I add more people to my booking?

Some guides accept extra people (more than the specified number) for an extra charge. Please check for the extras on the tour or booking page, or contact your guide directly to clarify.

Will there be other tourists in my tour?

No. Your tour is private, only for you and your family or friends, there will be no other group of tourists together in your tour.

Can the guide pickup me at the airport?

Yes, but there will be additional charge for that and it is not by car. The guide will go pick you up using public transportations. For further details, please contact your guide directly.

I'm travelling alone. Can I book this tour?

Yes, you can and you may be able to get a discount if you are traveling alone. Price depends on which guide you choose.

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Reviews ( 63 )
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stephen shefler Stephen United States ( Couple )
Excellent
4 months ago

“ Warm host and good teacher ”

Misaki is a very warm and considerate guide. Most importantly, he provided us with very useful information which greatly enhanced our time with him

Kelly Kelly United States ( Couple )
Excellent
4 months ago

“ Outstanding tour of Kyoto ”

I simply can not say enough about Masaki and his skill as a tour guide. Not in a million years would we had been able to see so many beautiful sights in Kyoto without his ability to move us from place to place, purchasing entry tickets without hassle but also knowing the fastest ways in & out plus the timing of our arrivals & exits were spot on. Masaki & Steve had quite a long conversation about the Samari rock garden & breathing that we have continued to reflect upon. We also did some off the beaten path places that I loved but the absolute topper on Masaki’s resume was after the tour when I received 100 photos he took of us in Kyoto with his own camera. And may I say they are not only excellent photos but ones that I will treasure forever. I’m grateful for his touring skills & leadi... read more

Masaki:

Hi Kelly, How are you? Is everything going on well? Thank you for sending me a review. Your review encourages me to work hard and continue this job. It is a wonderful thing that you have a good memory in Kyoto. Please visit me again. Next time I take you in the norther part of Kyoto. See you. Masaki

Trisha Trisha United States ( Family )
Excellent
4 months ago

“ Hiroshima Day Tour ”

Masaki was Awesome! He really lets us absorb and learn so much culture from our day in Hiroshima and Miyajima. My family really loved our time with Masaki and he was very enjoyable and easy to work with. Thanks Masaki for an enjoyable time!

Masaki:

Hi Trisha, Thank you for a wonderful review. Yes, it was a great day for me, too. I had some first experiences. Relaxed time and leisurely tours made me forget the time passing. Thank you again for sharing precious time with your family. Good luck in Japan!! Masaki

Kirandeep Kirandeep Australia ( Family with kids )
Excellent
5 months ago

“ Gion and Philosophers Walk Kyoto tour ”

Masaki was a very helpful guide. Even before we started the tour with him, he gave us directions to get to Kyoto (as we were coming in on train) and helped me source a wheelchair for my Mum who needed it after she had a fall the day after she landed. He made the whole thing easier. I am glad we had him. He also provided in depth info about Kyoto through information that he put together in a booklet to make it more meaningful. And took heaps of photos of us. Thank you Masaki.

Masaki:

Hi Kirandeep, Thank you for a nice message. Very happy that you enjoyed Kyoto tour. Now you have already come back home. Hope your mother's recovery. Please say hello to all the members.

Sandra Sandra United States ( Couple )
Excellent
5 months ago

“ Excellent choice ”

We experienced a most relaxing yet educational day with Masaki, touring the sites of Uji, home of matcha. Because my husband’s mobility and energy was compromised, Masaki chose this outing for its length and flat terrain, plus he is very atuned to the history there. He was most patient with our challenges yet delivered a wonderful tour.

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