Shin Umeda City, Osaka
Categories: Architectural Buildings, Tourist Spots
Towering above the skyline of Osaka, Shin Umeda City represents two 40-story buildings housing numerous offices, shops, showrooms, and movie theaters linked by the innovative Floating Garden Observatory. Standing 170 m (557 ft) above ground, the observatory allows you to feel the breeze while enjoying breathtaking sights of Osaka. To visit Shin Umeda City and other attractions in Osaka, use our Osaka vacation generator.
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The building itself have an unique architechture and the excitement begin when we ride the superb escalator. Beautiful scenery awaits at the roof top (they call it floating garden) where we can see al... read more »
This place is quite famous for its skycraper look Actually it's not really that good when you come at noon.. try to come after noon almost night.. like 5.30... so it's not that dark and it's already t... read more »
It's located close to Osaka station. When at the station you will need to walk towards the Grand front Osaka mall. Outside of it there will be an underground passage that will lead you to the building... read more »
Most of the observatory deck on top of skyscrapers in Japan are indoor only (means glass wall exist), but this one has an open top available for visitors (maybe closed due to bad weather), so you can take great photos and won't be blocked by glass. Highly recommended if you love taking sunset/night scene, during new year they even have a special opening hour for people to view the first sun rise in the year!
Terrific 360 degree view of the cityscape. Our timing was perfect because it was right at sunset!!! Yes, absolutely worth it!
Nice place to go in Osaka. The view is great and the price is reasonable for Japan. Sometimes you also get a discount if you buy the ticket in your hotel.
It's worth seeing!
민인애Fam's best memories here and both stays cool at night is really fascinating.show original
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