Southern Osaka Explorer


Hiroki D.

5 / 5
(5 reviews)
English, Chinese (Simplified), Japanese (Native)
8 hours 30 min
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 7 people

Learn about Japanese history Visit a giant burial mound

A unique sign welcomes you in Shinsekai, and you can climb up to Tsutenkaku, the symbol of Osaka, and see the city of Osaka. For lunch, let's eat the fish you caught. Enjoy fresh seafood.

In the afternoon, enjoy the feeling of being in the sea at Kaiyukan, one of the largest aquariums in western Japan.

Meeting Point

Osaka station, Osaka

09:00 AM

Osaka station, Osaka

Meeting spot; will meet up at the South Gate Park of Osaka station. Exit the central ticket gate, go straight on the right, and after passing the Daimaru Department Store, you will reach the South Gate Square. The landmark is the water clock. 

10:00 AM

Mozu Kofun(Old emperor's giant tomb) in Sakai

Old emperor's giant tomb in Sakai; One of the world's three largest tombs and registered as a World Heritage Site in 2019

12:00 PM

Fishing restraunt Turikichi

Fishing experience restaurant. Eating the fresh fish after you caught it!

01:30 PM

Tusutenkaku Tower

The symbol of Osaka

A golden observatory where Billiken, the god of happiness, is enshrined

03:00 PM

Kaiyukan Auarium

Kaiyukan, one of the world's largest aquariums, is located in Osaka. You can encounter a lot of excitement in the huge aquarium where large whale sharks swim leisurely, and in the area where you can experience nature.

It takes 90 to 120 minutes to go around the museum once.

05:30 PM

Osaka staion

Splitting spot; You can leave at Osaka Habour station if you wish.

Ending Point

Osaka station, Osaka

What to Expect

From shopping districts to ancient burial mounds, South Osaka has places where you can feel both modern and historical. On this trip, you will contact with the history of Japan and also enjoy the city of modern Osaka culture.

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Licensed tour guide

What‘s not included

Transportation fee (you), Meals, entrance fee for Tsutenkaku and Kaiyukan

Important Information

The tour price is GUIDE COST ONLY.

But you are not comfortable to exchanege money and to pay Yen at the stores. I can give you the whole package price(Not your meal and shopping cost )

Reservations prefer to be completed 14 days in advance due to my reserch for spots and schedule adusjtment.

I can also guide you in other areas such as Kyoto, Nara, Shiga, Wakayama and Hyogo.

Business days refer to each website, and each facilities and sightseeing spots may be closed due to any reasons such as Corona Virus Pandemic

Please bring your drink and wear comfortable shoes, and dress in layers appropriate for the weather.

Itineraries might be subject to change due to weather conditions or other special occasions.

You should inform your guide about ingredients you cannot eat for allergies or diseases. Also, religiously restricted foods.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 8 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 3 to 7 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 2 day(s) prior to meeting time

Frequently Asked Questions

Can you arrage the tour? 

Yes. You can arrange the spots as needed.  For example, Abeno Harukas You can climb to the tallest skyscraper in Japan and shopping at Kintetsu mall)

Can the tour be longer or shorter?

Yes, tell me your need. I will re-make the itinerary as you wish.

Food Allergy

Please let me know in advance if you have any food allergies



Khai S.

5 / 5
May 29, 2023

Thank you!

Thank you for showing Nara and Kyoto! I remember this being a last minute request and really appreciate you accommodating it!

Hiroki D.

Thank you, Khai. I also learned a lot from your guests and spent a great time with them. I am looking forward next request. Thank you very much from all my heart.


Khai S.

5 / 5
May 29, 2023

Amazing service!

Thanks Hiroki for taking care of our clients!


Luc M.

5 / 5
May 18, 2023

Flexibility and focus on daily life... we were 6passengers

So professional that he setup weeks before exactly what we were looking for and matched focus from Osaka to Kyoto our "vision" which has come true from experience japanese calligraphy to a family restaurant for excellent food locally ...and thanks to his right decision to select the van-... during that Golden Week.. Thanks a million Hiroki

Hiroki D.

I am glad to hear that. I am also happy that all of you seemed enjoying the tour with me. I hope that I will hear from you about the next trip. Thank you very much. You guys are the BEST!!


Mayu D.

5 / 5
Apr 8, 2023

Great experience

Great experience with a friendly and great guide. Thank you!

Hiroki D.

Thank you, too. You are a nice person to work with.

$104/ per group

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