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Deep Backstreet Osaka Tours

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    Stop At: Nishinari Dobutsuen-mae Deep Osaka Street, 1-11-2 Taishi, Nishinari-ku, Naniwa, Osaka 557-0002 Osaka Prefecture

    - During the tour you’ll do some taste testing at two different street run, family stalls. Delicious local food.
    - See bizarre retro only in Japan establishments. Quirks & superstitions explained
    - Delve into a network of old, twisting, narrow alleys full of character
    -Set foot in Osaka’s most important, but unknown, place of worship. Superstitions explained.
    - Explore a unique, historical red light district with links to the yukuza.
    - Venture into the intriguing ghetto area with a controversial past.
    - Option Dinner: Taste delicious Osaka “soul food” of kushikatsu. Over 40 types of skewered meat & vegetables (like tempura) for a 1 hour all you can eat dinner includes desserts. It’s a vegetarian friendly establishment.

    Duration: 2 hours 15 minutes
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    Departure Point
    Daikokuchō Station, 3-chōme-11-10 Shikitsuhigashi, Naniwa-ku, Osaka, 556-0012, Japan
    Departure Time
    5:30 PM
    Duration
    2h 45m
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    Inclusions
    • Dinner - Dinner option is available
    • After Tour Assistance: If you want to go to a bar,shopping or entertainment area I will take you.
    • Food stall:Taste testing at 2 different food stalls during the tour.
    • You will recieve a practical, high quality souvenir. You'll enjoy it!
    • Entry/Admission - Nishinari Dobutsuen-mae Deep Osaka Street
    Exclusions
    • Alcoholic Beverages - Drinks at restaurant no included but very reasonable prices for all drinks.
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • Near public transportation
    • Most travelers can participate
    • This experience requires good weather. If it’s canceled due to poor weather, you’ll be offered a different date or a full refund
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 12 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    Reviewed yesterday

    I suppose the best part about this tour was seeing the "brothel" area - been to Japan many times and have never seen anything like that. We see many things/places before that - but that part was the highlight and the dinner option which I...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank frshpilot
    Reviewed 2 days ago

    Excellent insight into the underbelly of Osaka and Japan, this is the sort of trip that only someone living in Japan can deliver. It's easy to think of Japan as a super efficient, super clean, futuristic nirvana, so it was fascinating to get a peep...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank aciddinosaur
    Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

    Very interesting tour. Places you would not see on your own. Very informative and local tips and explanations. The guides were very respectful of not bothering the locals. It would have been good to know that we were not getting snacks until very late in...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Escape80386
    Reviewed 4 days ago

    Andy and his team did a great job of taking us to the not so glamorous places in Osaka and explaining differences of Japanese culture that I don’t think we could have learned anywhere else. 10/10 would recommend.

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Kaitlin H
    Reviewed 5 days ago

    My husband and I very much enjoyed this opportunity to experience Osaka in a way that most tourists never will. Andy is super knowledgeable and provided insights about Japanese and Osakan culture that complimented and enriched the tour. We were glad we joined the group...More

    Date of experience: September 2019
    Thank Analiese B
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