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Top Day Trips from Osaka
Make the most out of your stay and explore more of Japan from Osaka. Journey to Mt. Koya for a spiritual experience, visit the enchanting lake Biwa, or catch sight of one of Japan's top three most scenic spots, Amanohashidate. You can also go further and visit the breathtaking Miyajima in Hiroshima or the see the idyllic thatched-roof houses in Shirakawago. Check out these top day trips and have an unforgettable trip!
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  1. Gaze at the famous Bridge in Heaven at Amanohashidate, then step into more traditional Japan among the lovely thatched houses of Miyama no Sato and retro boat houses! Enjoy a lunch of fresh fish too.
    English Available
    Meal Provided

    From USD90.70

    Daily
    11 - 12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. One Day Hiroshima and Miyajima Tour from Osaka
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    Head out of Osaka via shinkansen bullet train to visit famous locations in Hiroshima and Miyajima. Stops include the World Heritage Site of the Atomic Bomb Dome, and the floating Itsukushima shrine.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    USD349.55

    Daily
    12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Depart from Osaka or Kyoto by bullet train and visit Hiroshima's most famous sites. Listen to the sound of running water as you walk across the elegant wooden bridge of Iwakuni and see the spectacular floating torii (gate) of Itsukushima Shrine.
    English Available

    From USD136.19

    Mon, Wed, Fri
    8 - 13 hour(s) (morning)
  4. Journey to the sacred Mt. Koya on a speedy train from Osaka to spend a day exploring the Shingon Buddhist temples. Get a taste of a monk's lifestyle with a Buddhist-style vegetarian lunch.
    Meal Provided
    Special

    USD72.63

    Daily
  5. Spend a night at the sacred Mt. Koya and take part in the morning prayers to experience the lifestyle of a monk. Explore the many World Heritage Buddhist temples with a convenient 2-day bus pass.
    Meal Provided
    Special

    From USD172.50

    Daily
  6. Gain insight into the rich history of this vast city as you walk along the ruins of the atomic bomb park and museum. Gaze upon the sacred Itsukushima Shrine and sink your teeth into mouthwatering Hiroshima-style okonomiyaki.
    English Available

    From USD127.11

    Sun, Tue, Thu
    7.5 - 13 hour(s) (morning)
  7. Two Day Hiroshima and Kurashiki Tour from Osaka
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    Set out from Osaka on a tour around the hidden gems of Hiroshima, Miyajima and Kurashiki before returning to the bustling city center of Osaka.
    English Available
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD734.51

    Group Discount
    Family Discount
    Mon, Wed, Sat
    2 day (morning)
  8. Walk the shores of Lake Biwa, visit ancient Miidera Temple at the base of Mt. Hiei and the World Heritage Site of Enryakuji Temple on the mountain.
    Pick-up Provided

    From USD151.99

    Group Discount
    Daily
    8 hour(s) (morning)

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