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Address: 1-1-88 Oyodonaka, Kita-ku | Umeda Sky Bldg, Osaka 531-0076, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 6-6440-3855
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Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours
Fee: Yes
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This modern, soaring building consists of two towers connected by an...

This modern, soaring building consists of two towers connected by an observation deck that offers a spectacular view of the city.

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The night view is spectacular but the architecture is not only a feat but ingenious. As it was an autumn night, it was very windy and chilly. Its very crowded but orderly as... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
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Miami, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This place is not to be missed as it provides fantastic views of the whole city of Osaka and beyond. Entry fee can be part of your subway ticket that you can get from the train station manager. Worthy of a visit.

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Singapore, Singapore
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The night view is spectacular but the architecture is not only a feat but ingenious. As it was an autumn night, it was very windy and chilly. Its very crowded but orderly as only a certain number of people are allowed to go up at any one time.

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Chicago, IL
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went to the Kuchu Teien Observatory at night and saw all the city lights. The heart locks and picture spot are very interesting. You can sit indoors or outdoors and enjoy the view.

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Taipei, Taiwan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

頂樓的景觀非常好,在戶外直接看夜景的感覺跟隔著玻璃是不一樣的,所以建議室內不用花很多時間直接到頂樓的戶外 There are indoor and outdoor parts. The outdoor garden on the top of the building is worth a visit. It's always different to be able to view the city outdoors.

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Paris, France
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This building gives you a great view of the area. You get some real perspective of the scale of the city and the modern setting of the viewing platforms are great. The observatory is above a huge department store shopping centre so that itself is a good destination in itself.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

大阪必去景點,夜景太美了,可以日落去更好。還可以看得到飛機起降,上面有點冷,風很大,記得帶外套。Goole地圖標示得很清楚,跟著人群走就不會迷路。 Must-see spot in Osaka. Awesome night view. Even better at sunset. You can get a panorama of the city. Never miss it!

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

GoogleMaps guided us on our walk from the Namba station to get to this Floating Garden tower. We entered for free using our one-day Osaka Amazing Pass. The tip from other Trip Advisors to go before sunset is a good one. We first waited in the highest indoor level (cafe level) to watch the sunset and see Osaka lighting up.... More 

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Bucharest, Romania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The view is very nice, particularly in the evening. The experience of taking the escalator to the last level is really something.

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Peterborough, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Well worth going up just for the views of the city, using the Osaka Amazing Pass you'll get straight up there for free, saving 1000 Yen so it's worth it if you have an hour or so free. When I went up there was no queue and I walked straight into the elevator, when I came down (I had been... More 

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Santa Clarita, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Best at night. Great experience on a daytime as well. German Christmas festival is now on. Walked from Grand Front Osaka towards North gate. Go to East wing tower, 3F. It will take you up to the top. $fee required only after the lift.

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