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What are the major attractions in Osaka?

If your trip to Osaka is all locked in but your travel itinerary is a bit on the empty side, let us give you a few hints and tips.

You may need to ask the boss for some more time off, because Osaka is simply bursting with bucket-list worthy sights and landmarks. First off, be sure to see Osaka Science Museum and Osaka Castle. You won't want to miss Osaka Takoyaki Museum and Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan either.

Take in the best of what this place has to offer by adding Umeda Sky Building and Mint Museum to your travel itinerary. If you have an extra day handy, take a look at Osaka Museum of History and Shinsaibashi Shopping Arcade as well.

Plan a stop at Whity Umeda. It's one attraction you'll usually find on many travelers' to-do lists. Pokemon Centre Osaka and Osaka Station City are also not far away and worth checking out.

What are the best road trip destinations near Osaka?

If you're on the hunt for day-trip ideas from Osaka, you certainly aren't going to come up short! Nose-cho, just 19 miles away, has some terrific attractions that'll keep you on the go. Stop in at Shionoyu Onsen and Road Station-Nose (Kuri no Sato) to start delving into the story of the region. Then finish off your trip with a visit to Kaya No Sato Country.

Where are the best beaches near Osaka?

Drop the car windows and drink in the salty air as you head towards Omae Beach Park. 10 miles from Osaka, it's the perfect place to go for a restful day by the water.

Where are the best convention centers near Osaka?

Booking a rental car is a terrific option among traveling professionals. If your time in Osaka is largely for work-related purposes, you ought to know where the best convention and business centers are. These are some of the top suggestions:

  • Osaka International Convention Center (1 mile away).
  • Osaka International House Foundation (3 miles away).
  • Kobe International Exhibition Hall (16 miles away).

How can I get a cheap car rental in Osaka?

Here are some of our top tips to bag the best price on a rental car:

  • Use our handy filter tool to help point you toward the cheapest car deals around — and then compare the prices;
  • Keep an eye on your inbox for our awesome Price Drop Alert. We'll give you inside info on all the great deals cruising around your next vacation destination;
  • Peruse the offers at all rental locations in town, including the airport terminal and its vicinity. A brief cab drive to a close-by car rental outlet could mean big savings;
  • If you don't mind which day of the week you collect the keys to your car and your travel plans are flexible, play around with days and dates to find the hottest deal;
  • Pickup and drop-off times generally need to be similar (e.g, both 11 a.m.) or you may be required to pay for an extra day unnecessarily;
  • Keep more hard-earned dollars in your pocket. You'll grab some of the cheapest deals when you prepay your vehicle;
  • Don't let the deal you've been searching for slip through your fingers. Book now and secure your dream ride.

What kind of rental car should I get for Osaka?

With big-name sights like Osaka Castle and Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, it's easy to see why Osaka is a dream destination. But if you have plans to drive in this vibrant metropolis, you'll want to think small. A compact car will have you zipping around the frenzied streets and parking with little effort. If you're not into the idea of big-city driving, there's loads to discover farther afield. Slide behind the wheel of a four-wheel drive or an SUV and appreciate the magnificent bays that Osaka is known for.

Should I get a luxury rental car in Osaka?

For some of us, owning a prestige vehicle is the stuff that dreams are made of. But renting the car of your dreams is absolutely within your grasp! Imagine the joy of cruising into town in a swish convertible, even if it's only for a day or two. Or perhaps all you want is a set of wheels to bring you safely from point A to point B. Flashy or thrifty? Either way, one thing's for sure — there's a rental car to suit your style in Osaka.

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