Osaka is one of Japan's most popular tourist destinations, welcoming visitors worldwide. There are countless tourist attractions in Osaka, from famous amusement parks and delicious foods to the latest shopping spots; there is bound to be an activity that will get everyone excited!
Just to make planning easier, here is a list of some of the best things to do in Osaka, sorted by the best season to do them.
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Things You Can Do During Any Season in Osaka

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Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan: Visit one of Japan’s largest aquariums
The Osaka Aquarium, Kaiyukan, is one of Japan’s largest aquariums. Kaiyukan is known for its iconic huge tank dedicated to whale sharks and adorable seals. What makes Kaiyukan so remarkable is the care they take to showcase their marine lives.
They have 15 fish tanks! Each replicates the environment of a specific region of the Pacific Rim. Their central tank is one of the most well-known, representing the Pacific Ocean; it is an impressive nine meters deep and houses the famous whale shark. This aquarium has eight floors and allows visitors to see various tanks from various angles, making it a unique experience you cannot experience elsewhere. Another feature that makes Kaiyukan so great is that it is open all year round. Making it the perfect thing to do no matter the weather or season you decide to visit Osaka!

Visiting Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan: Whale Shark Feeding, Guided Tour & More

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Food tour: Grab a bite of Osaka’s famous foods
Known as Japan’s kitchen, Osaka is famous for being Japan’s foodie capital. Takoyaki, okonomiyaki, kushikatsu, and so many more foods call this place home. Can’t decide on just one dish? Join a food tour and get to try all of Osaka’s best! You’ll learn all about the local food scene and history, and make some unforgettable memories!

Book online ▶ Private Osaka Castle Walking & Dotonbori Food Tour

Osaka Food Tour: Getting A Day’s Worth of Food

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HEP Five: Find and experience the latest Japanese trends
HEP Five is one of Osaka's most popular shopping and amusement centers. Located in the heart of Umeda, HEP Five is also known for its iconic 75-meter-wide red Ferris wheel, which overlooks the city, and is a breathtaking sight no matter the time of day! HEP Five also houses amusement facilities on the B2 floor, multiple floors dedicated to fashion, and some restaurants on the 5th and 6th floors. A must-visit in Osaka to catch the latest trends in Japan.

Book online ▶ Ride the HEP FIVE Ferris Wheel

Things You Can Do During Spring in Osaka

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Osaka Castle: Fall in love with Osaka’s iconic symbol
One of the things you must do when visiting Osaka is head to Osaka Castle. It is Osaka’s most popular tourist spot for a good reason! Immerse yourself in Japanese history and the beautiful gardens surrounding it…

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