This site uses cookies. By continuing to browse the site you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Find out more here

Osaka EDITOR'S PICKS
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!
7Activities

    Availability varies by date for all activities.

  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 USD92.82

    Daily
    11 - 12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  2. Full Day Hiroshima and Miyajima Tour from Osaka
    TOP PICKS Instant Confirmation
    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

    USD357.71

    Daily
    12.5 hour(s) (morning)
  3. Hop on a speedy train and travel to the sacred Mt. Koya, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, and its surrounding regions. Immerse in the zen lifestyle of the Shingon Buddhist monks and enjoy an authentic shojin ryori meal for lunch.
    Meal Provided
    Special

    From USD74.33

    Daily
  4. Go on a two-day retreat at the peaceful and sacred Mt. Koya. Experience a Shingon Buddhist monk's way of life by spending the night in a temple and taking part in morning prayers. Visit several UNESCO World Heritage temples on this immersive tour.
    Meal Provided
    Special

    From USD176.53

    Daily
  5. Gain insight into the history of this vast city as you walk along the ruins by the Atomic Bomb Dome and the Hiroshima Peace Memorial Park and Museum. Gaze upon the sacred Itsukushima Shrine and try some mouthwatering Hiroshima-style okonomiyaki.
    English Available

    From USD315.90

    Sun, Tue, Thu, Fri
    12 - 13 hour(s) (morning)
  6. Two Day Hiroshima and Kurashiki Tour from Osaka
    TOP PICKS Instant Confirmation
    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

    USDFree

     
    2 day
  7. 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 USD155.54

    Group Discount
    Daily
    8 hour(s) (morning)