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Best things to do in Naniwa Ward

Discover the city through the eyes of locals. Find the best things to do, places to eat, and get priceless advice from the people who live here.

Zoo
“You can see many kinds of animals in the zoo located in the middle of the city. The Tennoji Zoo was opened on January 1, 1915. It celebrated the 100th anniversary from the opening in 2015 and is currently known as the third oldest zoo in Japan. The zoo has about 1,000 animals of about 200 species in an approximately 11 hectare site and attracts many visitors as an urban oasis.”
370 locals recommend
Food
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529 locals recommend
Udon Restaurant
“Dotonbori is middle of Osaka city. You can walk from Namba or Shinsaibashi. There are a lot of Osaka gift shop , fashion stores and restaurant. Its fun to just walk this street.”
493 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“With more than 200 shops, Parks Garden is full of a wide variety of plants and meets the creatures of the four seasons. ”
366 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“Shinsekai is a colorful area to the west of Tennoji Park packed with cheap shops and eateries and best known for its iconic Tsutenkaku Tower. The History of Shinsekai Shinsekai was designed as an entertainment district in the early 20th century, and originally modelled after the cities of New York and Paris. Opened in 1912, “Shinsekai” literally means “New World” and because of its modern image the area quickly became a popular tourist attraction.”
409 locals recommend
Discount Store
“You can buy something cheap. You should take a train to go Shinsaibashi from Kitahama station.”
235 locals recommend
Comedy Club
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“Namba Grand Kagetsu is a theater in Osaka run by the Yoshimoto Creative Agency, it is a stage for professional comics and storytellers as well as comedians. Here you can see Vaudeville-like comedy performances such as Shin-Kigeki ("New comedy"), Manzai ("comic duo"), Kontos ("comic chat") and Rakugo. Not only comedy but also special programs such as song and acrobatics are often included. The comedians and storytellers here are, of course, going to be speaking Japanese, so if you do not understand Japanese you may not be able to fully appreciate it. Official Website: http://www.yoshimoto.co.jp/ngk”
243 locals recommend
Spa
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“An onsen theme park with full resort facilities, SpaWorld features natural hot springs ... family, with commanding views of Tsutenkaku Tower, a symbol of Osaka. http://www.spaworld.co.jp””
262 locals recommend
Theatre
“National Bunraku Theatre plays a significant role in preserving, developing and passing on the traditional art forms of the Kamigata (Osaka-Kyoto), especially the art of Ningyo Joruri Bunraku (puppet drama).”
189 locals recommend
Ramen Restaurant
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“famous for spicy ramen noodle and have a good reputation, especially for foreigners.”
87 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“On Sakaisuji between the Nipponbashi 3-chome intersection on Nansan Dori Street in the north and the Ebisucho intersection in the south you can find all the big name electronics and home appliance retailers. The area to the west of this street has a lot of small independent stores. At many of these smaller stores discounts are common and negotiating a price is the norm. At the bigger stores there are often tax-free offers for overseas visitors. You will also see young ladies dressed in French maid costumes at every intersection of Otaku Road who are trying to attract customers to their main cafes. At these cafes the girls in exaggerated maid costumes serve drinks, chat with customers.”
233 locals recommend
Electronics Store
“Bic Camera Namba is one of around 40 Bic Camera stores found throughout Japan, which dispite the name sell computers, mobile phones, audio and video equipment, plus of course cameras. Most Bic Camera stores are large sites, which consist of several floors and nomally include restaurants and cafes. This Bic Camera store is in Namba Osaka. walk from accommodation only 15 minutes.”
163 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“A bustling commercial street that is representative of the Minami area of Osaka, always busy with playhouses and food shops from the Edo Period to today. Location 〒 542-0071 Dotonbori, Chuo-ku, Osaka Directions Right outside Namba Station on the Nankai and Kintetsu Railways and Subway Midosuji, Sennichimae, and Yotsubashi Lines Tel 06-6211-4542(道頓堀商店会事務局) Fax 06-6211-9764 URL http://www.dotonbori.or.jp/en/ ”
186 locals recommend
Department Store
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“A long-established department store with branches located around the world.”
125 locals recommend
Nightclub
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“Giraff If you are clubbed, I suggest to to Giraff, is one of the biggest night club in Japan. It has 4stories with full of club-goer every night! Especially, on the weekend, there are throng amount of hot boys and girls. Just visit there and feel groove with them ;) Note:Do not forget to bring your ID! They operates lots of hot events, so please check them out in the website below! http://giraffe-osaka.net/lang/en.html#!/home”
61 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“You can enjoy lively area and eat local food called "Kushikatsu". It's loved by local people. Try it!”
184 locals recommend