We were a bit disappointed from the exhibition but the view is great. Very touristic and crowded... You should know this ahead.
About Osaka Castle
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The castle is beautiful. Good for photo-taking. There is a park nearby and you will see people sitting around and enjoying themselves.
We visited the castle midweek on our own. It was easy to reach by train from central Osaka. Be prepared for lots of stairs and walking! (although lifts are available for those who need it). Once we arrived we made our way through the gardens...More
We visited the castle as we had the Osaka Amazing pass and it was well worthwhile but it was a Sunday and extremely crowded. There was an elevator to the 5th floor and we lined up 20 minutes to avoid climbing the stairs. From the...More
We enjoyed the grounds much more than the castle itself. Very under produced video stories and some interesting displays. If anything, do a quick walk through and go enjoy the view from the top floor. This can be skipped completely if you're pressed for time...More
While not the original building, it is still stunning and a must see. Interesting history. There is a roundtrip shuttle for about $5 from the bottom of the park to the top that can save those who don't want to walk the 20 minutes up...More
Decided to meet up with long time family friends with two younger kids. I thought the vast size and historical rich information may not be as much fun for the kiddos. I was so wrong. They were bored along the grounds that lead to the...More