We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Kuchu Teien Observatory

1-1-88 Oyodonaka, Kita-ku | Umeda Sky Bldg, Osaka 531-0076, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6440-3855
Book In Advance
More Info
and up
Private Full Day Muslim-Friendly Walking Tour of Osaka
More Info
and up
Private Osaka Custom Full-Day Tour by Chartered Vehicle
More Info
and up
Osaka Walking Tour with River Cruise and Osaka Castle from Kyoto
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
This modern, soaring building consists of two towers connected by an observation deck that offers a spectacular view of the city.
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
1-1-88 Oyodonaka, Kita-ku | Umeda Sky Bldg, Osaka 531-0076, Osaka Prefecture
+81 6-6440-3855
Write a Review
Reviews (2,599)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More languages

1 - 10 of 981 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

If you give up because of long distance, You should regret tomorrow. Nice View, Nice people, Nice beverage waiting for you.

1  Thank George_Korean
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a quick stop off in Osaka on our way from Koya-san to Himeji. We went to the Umeda Sky Building and travelled up the outside glass lift and the escalator which crosses between the two towers. Although it was hazy, the views were...More

Thank Victoria M
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

Like many , we visited this place at night for the night view. Excellent and worth the visit as this is included in our day pass. Long queue but fast moving.

2  Thank Iwiek
Reviewed 12 June 2017

I went here at sunset - definitely worth the entrance fee. Spent a good few hours here just admiring the view. Beautiful.

1  Thank larrisa_travels
Reviewed 11 June 2017

go here just before sunset and watch the sun setting over the tall towers and as late evening starts you will amazed to see how the city lights up. take a good HD camera for pics. don't forget to check out the gift shop for...More

Thank Lakshmiprabha B
Reviewed 7 June 2017

We debated among our group whether to go up the tower during day or night time and in the end, we decided for the nighttime view and so glad we did that. We arrived about one and half hour till close time and there was...More

2  Thank HaDa2000
Reviewed 20 May 2017

A must visit when in Osaka. You will see the whole city in 360 degrees. The building itself also has a great architecture.

Thank SnellingsY
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We visited this place before sunset started and watched how the sun is going down. Was very lovely. Then the city lights turned on and you can see the night city. The entrance fee was not expensive at all only 1000 yen. You can see...More

Thank Михаил С
Reviewed 9 May 2017

As far as view is concerned, it is now much different from Harukas observatory or any high towers in other cities. What impressed me was the technology to lift up the observatory between two buildings. I strongly suggest to watch the video about how it...More

Thank Ikhwan K
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Night time shots are ridiculously cool. Wonderful experience. From the lifts up to the escalators across buildings. This place is just well worth a visit.

Thank Stephen E
Nearby Restaurants
Kiji Umeda Sky Bldg.
489 reviews
.07 km away
Alto Tritone
95 reviews
.15 km away
Kinki Daigaku Suisan Kenkyujo
90 reviews
.39 km away
62 reviews
.08 km away
Nearby Attractions
Umeda Sky Building
414 reviews
.01 km away
Shin Umeda City
402 reviews
.03 km away
Osaka Station City
282 reviews
.52 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
17 August 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from RJ L |
Thank you for the answer :)
3 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 4 answers
Response from Aqua M | Reviewed this property |
It's free if you have an Osaka Amazing Pass but if you don't have it, you would have to pay 700 yen.