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The best things to do in Osaka

You're going to Osaka? Awesome! Now all that's left if to find exactly what to do in Osaka. Lucky for you, it's the third largest city in Japan and one of the country's essential tourist destinations, so there's no shortage of amazing stuff to do in Osaka!

If you are looking for things to do in Osaka, the first stop is Osaka Castle. Rebuilt several times throughout its history, the castle houses a museum with replicas of the original decorations and a gazebo on the top floor offering one of the best views of the city. Another of the essential
places to visit in Osaka
is the National Bunraku Theater. This traditional art of puppetry was born in Osaka in the seventeenth century and today still retains much of its popularity.

There are also many family-friendly
Osaka activities to enjoy.
The Kaiyukan Aquarium, with 30,000 specimens of 620 different species, is one of the largest in the world. But to really understand the city's rhythm, you'll have to go to the Minami district, home to some of the most interesting Osaka attractions. At night, the bright billboards on Dotonbori Street light up the city's the main artery with giant crabs, dragons, fugu fish and the giant pictures of a Glico athletes, one of the most emblematic symbols of the city for decades.

If you're still curious about the top attractions in Osaka, have a look on minube and find trips and reviews from real travelers who'll help you discover all of the best things to see in Osaka.

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Castles in Osaka
Osaka Castle
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Zoos in Osaka
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
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Neighborhoods in Osaka
Dotonbori
(11)
Train Stations in Osaka
(3)
Unusual Places in Osaka
Umeda Sky Building
(6)
Train Stations in Osaka
Osaka Station
(6)
Markets in Osaka
Kuromon Ichiba Market
(6)
Of Cultural Interest in Osaka
Tsutenkaku
(5)
Shopping Malls in Osaka
HEP Five Shopping Centre
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Shopping Malls in Osaka
Yodobashi Camera
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Of Touristic Interest in Osaka
Namba Hips
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Of Cultural Interest in Osaka
Tenjin Matsuri Festival
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Shopping Malls in Osaka
Namba Walk
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Glico Man Sign
(4)
Stadiums in Osaka
Kyocera Dome Osaka
(1)
Gardens in Osaka
Expo 70 Commemorative Park
(1)
Streets in Osaka
Midosuji Street
(2)
Streets in Osaka
Sakurabashi