400 years ago, the feudal lord Toyotomi Hideyoshi developed the waterways in Osaka and became one of the busiest cities in Japan. Thanks to these developments, Osaka become known as the “aqua metropolis”. Like its names suggested, you will find many liners, houseboats and dinner cruises along the river running across the heart of Osaka. The view of the Osaka Castle, city skyline, sunsets, and night scenes from the water is unimaginable compared to that from the land.
Discover the different facets Osaka can offer in every season, both on water and on landー”Osaka Duck Tour”, is one that you should not miss. Starting from the Nakanoshima area, the amphibious bus will then advance on waterーthe moment is truly delightful! The unique amphibious bus tours are very popular and often sell out, so be sure to make a reservation before your visit!
There are many other sightseeing boats such as event cruises and night cruises. Please visit our website to find a cruise perfect for you to feel the charm of Osaka.