Stroll around Osaka Castle Park to appreciate the vast urban park's imposing stone walls and moats--remnants of the military temple complex they once protected. In addition to an onsite castle, the park includes a number of historic gates and storehouses, as well as sports facilities, a concert hall, and forested areas. The vibrant foliage changes colors with the seasons, and in the spring, over 600 blooming cherry blossom trees cover the grounds with their soft pink petals. Add Osaka Castle Park to your Osaka travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Osaka day trip planning app.
Tours To Osaka Castle Park
Osaka Afternoon Walking Tour : Osaka Castle and Osaka River Cruise BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $93
Duration: 3 hours 45 minutes
Private departure transfer from central Osaka city to Itami airport (ITM) BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $145
Duration: 30 to 50 minutes
Osaka Castle Park Reviews
Osaka Castle teems with joggers. Birders flock. Out come the longest lenses in town. The land is a large space carved out in the center of the city. Moats and ramparts, bridges and citadels. The... more »
There are history relics exhibted and it was interesting as it had a viewing gallery and you can see the view more »
One of my fave place in Osaka. Quite a walk but the experience was awesome. Very informative. We took the train ride and very easy to find the place for as long as you have a reliable navigator. Foods and souvenirs are also reasonable
The park is huge with well designed pathways. Lovely view of the castle and the canal. The illusion museum shops offers good selection of souvenirs and food. Didn't actually entered the castle just spent a good few hours strolling in the park. Would be great in cherry blossom season.
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