©

Sakai trip planner

Create a fully customized
day-by-day itinerary for free

Itinerary Planner
+ Add destination
2 adults
Adults
- +
Teens
- +
Kids
- +
Close

Sakai

Trip Planner Asia  /  Japan  /  Kinki  /  Osaka Prefecture  /  Sakai
(3.2/5 based on 1,000+ reviews for top 30 attractions)
Things to do: historic sites, parks, sightseeing

Kansai's Lost City

Known as a prominent medieval seaport, and for its keyhole burial mounds and Samurai swords, the bayside city of Sakai boasts plenty of attractions. Located at the mouth of the Yamato River, Sakai provides scenic waterside views, and shoppers come to buy the high-quality cutlery made here--a commercial descendent of the city's once-famous swords. A Sakai itinerary can include time at historical tumuli (burial grounds), local museums, and even a city observatory. Fill your stomach with the good selection of international and regional food options. Customize your holiday with our Japan trip itinerary maker to create an adventure that suits you.
Create a full itinerary — for free!

Plan your trip to Sakai

  • Get a personalized plan

    A complete day-by-day itinerary
    based on your preferences
  • Customize it

    Refine your plan. We'll find the
    best routes and schedules
  • Book it

    Choose from the best hotels
    and activities. Up to 50% off
  • Manage it

    Everything in one place.
    Everyone on the same page.

Where to stay in Sakai

You will mainly find hotels and inns to stay at in Sakai, as opposed to bed and breakfasts or guesthouses. A number of modern, new-build hotels near Sakai station allow guests to explore the city easily, and also take day trips around Osaka prefecture. Those on a budget can opt for one of many basic and affordable amenities that still allow you access Sakai's attractions. A couple of rental apartments round out the accommodation selection.
CHECK IN - CHECK OUT
Millions of travel reviews
on TripAdvisor

Extend your holiday

Visit top cities near Sakai:
Sightseeing, historic sites, theme parks
Visit for: 4 daysStart a plan »
Sightseeing, historic sites, nightlife
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Parks, museums, fun & games
Visit for: 3 daysStart a plan »
Shopping, parks, baths
Visit for: 2 daysStart a plan »
Breweries, historic sites, museums
Visit for: 1 dayStart a plan »

Recently planned trips to Osaka Prefecture

17 days in Japan BY A USER FROM TURKEY May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 7 days in Tokyo & Osaka BY A USER FROM KUWAIT May, kids, popular PREFERENCES: May, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Japan BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, teens, culture, outdoors, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 17 days in Japan BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Osaka BY A USER FROM CANADA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 23 days in Japan BY A USER FROM MEXICO August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 10 days in Japan BY A USER FROM NORWAY April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Osaka, Kyoto & Tokyo BY A USER FROM INDONESIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 12 days in Osaka, Kyoto & Tokyo BY A USER FROM INDONESIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 2 days in Kyoto & Osaka BY A USER FROM JAPAN March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 16 days in Japan BY A USER FROM JAPAN March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium 17 days in Japan BY A USER FROM INDONESIA May, popular PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular PACE: Medium
View more plans

Inspirock Trip Planner in the News