Holidays to Osaka

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Heavily bombed during WWII, Osaka makes up in edibles what it lacks in architecture. An Osakan saying is kuidaore, or “eat yourself into ruin,” which you can do with okonomiyaki or self cooked food, block sushi,octopus dumplings, and much more. Nostalgic for those college dormitory days? Visit the Museum of …

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How to get to Osaka

Here's what you need to know about getting to Osaka. You can see the cheapest month to fly and a snapshot of flight prices for the following month. Also, don't forget to factor in your travelling time - the typical flight from London Heathrow to Osaka takes 14 hours, 25 minutes.

When to go to Osaka

Typical Holiday Price

£1097 per person

The average price of hotels and apartments in Osaka varies according to the time of year. To help you plan when to go, we've looked at the hotels available on our site, then worked out the average price per night for the quietest and the busiest months.

Cheapest Month to Visit

March

Based on a typical 1 week holiday - adding together the cost of flights and accommodation - March is the cheapest month to go to Osaka.

Things to see and do in Osaka

João Silvestre | Trip by SkyscannerOsaka Castle Park
Osaka Castle Park
Manami | Trip by SkyscannerUniversal Studios Japan
Universal Studios Japan
Kelly Paras | Trip by SkyscannerDotonbori
Dotonbori
TenSafeFrogs | FlickrOsaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan
Xu Yin | Trip by SkyscannerShinsaibashi
Shinsaibashi
みぃ | Trip by SkyscannerUmeda Sky Building
Umeda Sky Building
Sarah G | Trip by SkyscannerOsaka Castle
Osaka Castle
Little J | Trip by SkyscannerAmerikamura
Amerikamura
Betty Hsu | Trip by SkyscannerShitenno-ji
Shitenno-ji
Yanti | Trip by SkyscannerUmeda District
Umeda District

Reviews of Osaka

Erwin Bruce
Erwin Bruce
15/02/2020

Enjoyed my solo trip in Osaka. I really had a good time, 6 days in Osaka felt kind of short - there’s just so much to see in this region. I’ll definitely come back.

Irene Santos
Irene Santos
28/12/2019

I loved Osaka. The bustle and quiet of the place just completely blew me away..

Fang Fang
Fang Fang
18/07/2019

Love Osaka, food is amazing. Universal studio there is great but better to purchase express tickets to enjoy as many activities as possible.

Novy Victoriasary
Novy Victoriasary
07/05/2019

Very nice place to cisit, not as busy as Tokyo, but better in a very good way..

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