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Abandoned Railway Walk Through Tunnels
Are you looking for an adventure which is mixed with nature and artefacts? I invite you to a unique hiking experience on an abandoned railway outside of Osaka! We meet up at JR Osaka station and move to the station 40 minutes away We explore the 5 km (3 miles) railway for 2 hours. At the start of the trail, you see a beautiful pristine river with many huge boulders which runs along the entire trail. The best part of the hike are the 6 tunnels which were made of mostly bricks. The longest one is 400m (1,300ft) . We enter tunnels with flashlights, feel a different atmosphere and observe the insides. If you pay attention, you can discover several interesting features of the tunnels. Afterwards, we will have wild game meat dishes (boar/deer) for lunch/dinner at a local restaurant. You pay for your own meal. (VEGAN MENU IS AVAILABLE) ※THE RESTAURANT CLOSES ON MONDAY. If you book on Monday, I can recommend a restaurant according to your request. After that,we relax at a free natural foot bath. Soaking your feet in hot water will relieve the weariness of the hiking! Lastly, we return to JR Osaka station. ※※This experience is available in winter season. It would be snowy a bit from mid of December to February. Special equipments are not necessary. Other things to note If you fear darkness, please consider joining. I provide a flashlight, but it is very dark at some points in tunnels. Lunch/dinner is not covered. Please expect to spend about 1000 to 1500 yen per person. The restaurant closes on Monday.
Eat your way through Osaka! Food Tour
This 3hr long walking tour involves 6 food stops and a little sightseeing that covers many iconic landmarks and hidden spots along with the history behind them. You will try several kinds of unique food loved by locals in Osaka for decades. You’ll also have 2 types of desserts (one traditional & one contemporary “traditional”) from the most popular confectionaries favored by locals. I will explain the background of each food you’ll try and link it to Osaka or Japan more broadly. Through this culinary experience, you will certainly come to understand the character of Osaka. And I also guarantee that you'll be full before leaving the tour as said in the proverb Kuidaore! *Food Allergies & Restrictions Osaka is known as the kingdom of carb-rich food. All the food provided on this tour contains wheat flour or fish based broth. For those on a gluten-free or vegan diet, this tour is not suitable. Also, please be advised that this tour cannot accommodate anyone with severe food allergies that can cause illness or life threatening situations. This is because dietary issues are not very common in Japan, and many restaurants and food shops are not aware of cross contamination / contact and thus cross contamination CANNOT be avoided. **Daytime version You'll get a Wagyu beef skewer instead of Sushi. Other things to note Osaka is known as the kingdom of carb-rich food, so most local food is made from WHEAT FLOUR. Also, many traditional dishes in Japan use a FISH based broth. BOTH are included on the tour.
Deep Osaka Night Life, Eat & Drink!
Regarding the whole Tenjinbashi entertainment area as one large cuisine dining, Enjoy exclusive Japanese food & drink with bar-hopping style. This is the most luxury and efficient way to enjoy Osaka food culture. Begin with Takoyaki (In Osaka must eat food, Octopus dumplings) as an appetizer, then taste Fresh Sushi at Sushi bar counter with Sake as the second, move to freak loved BBQ restaurant to taste juicy Wagyu-meat with local beer. We will end up with the rich taste of chewy Japanese noodle 'Ramen' as the last (probably some you never eat before). In total, we will visit 4 places. Basically, at 1 place, 1 drink(except 1st & 4th) & 1- 2 food, then go next. This is Osaka style and especially suits this area. 'Eat and Die' is a famous word which mentions about Osaka town. Tenjinbashi, The Longest shopping street in Japan has a different face in the night. Especially narrow side street has more interesting. I'll show you around scenic Osaka night town. Without a local navigator, Someplace is difficult even for Japanese people to enter, though Osaka night is very kind for drinking people. So you'll feel very comfortable after like a local. I'll try to direct unforgettable Osaka nightlife​ & food Other things to note Maximum number is 4-6, because the Restaurant space are limited. ■For vegetarian people, I can arrange some. ■Non alcohol drinks are available on your request. ■Private tour is available, pls ask me
Osaka Town Photography
Private Osaka Town photography (30 Photos) by Michael Calbera Please read before booking! my system is based on number of photos 8.000 yen for 30 photos Because booking system in Airbnb is limited, I set experience only for 2 person 8.000 yen or about 73USD$ and you will get 30 photos. If you are 2 person or more, go ahead with 2 person booking. For example, there is 5 person with you, please book 2 person and you will only pay 8.000 yen (30 photos) . If you are 1 person or solo, the price is 7.000 yen for 30 photos (cheaper 1.000 yen than couple or groups). Please book for 1 person or 4.000 yen on airbnb, then you need to pay another 3.000 yen by cash when we meet. We will take the photo session in the morning, afternoon or night. It is beautiful to see Osaka and freeze the moment with your photographer! Photography best places First, we will meet at the station near the place where we will take the photograph. You can choose 1 of these places (each place is for 1 course) : 1. Osaka Castle 2. Dotonbori Area 3. Another places by your request or my recommendation The places have a different view in each season, you will get unique pictures depending on when you come here.
Eat and drink like a local in Osaka
Experience what it feels like to be a local! This 3-hour experience focuses on standing izakayas in Kyobashi, a neighborhood filled with small, local favorite restaurants and bars. Eat and drink like a local in these hidden gem while interacting with friendly Osaka locals! With me as your local host, you will be encouraged to try old-school izakaya foods and interact with other locals in a way that you otherwise wouldn't. We will go to 2-3 standing izakayas in Kyobashi for you to try various Japanese and Osaka local foods. The places I will take you to have no English signs or menus, but not to worry, I will translate them for you! By the end of the tour, you'll be able to order your own next round of food and drinks! Come with me to eat and drink like locals, with locals. Other things to note FOOD/DRINKS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE FEE. Please know that the experience will be taken place in STANDING izakayas and they are smoking-friendly. This experience is NOT be for those who have many food restrictions or are very specific about the dishes they want.

לבשל מאכלים אותנטיים עם שפים מקומיים

Create Chewy Udon & Soup from scratch
You'll learn how to make both the most delicious udon and dashi in Japan from scratch, and enjoy the udon with two ways of eating such as hot udon and the chilled one. We have various kinds of udon in Japan, and each region has original udon actually. The udon you'll make is the most famous and the most popular in Japan because of its elasticity. You'll use not only hands but also feet to make udon strong chewy. This is the traditional recipe, but only this udon. And also, you'll learn how to make Osaka-style Japanese soup stock. Umami comes from the Osaka soup stock culture, and the Osaka-style broth is the most delicious. We chose this best combination so that you could enjoy the best udon in Japan. And more, You'll learn how to make one more side dish using the leftover ingredients after filtering soup. We're sure that you will be amazed at its deliciously as well as SDGs idea. We use high-quality ingredients and seasonings so that you can enjoy the best Udon dishes in this experience. If you have any allergies or food restrictions, please let me know in advance. I'll prepare for you separately.  Please come in casual clothes which you would not mind getting dirty.
Osaka Okonomiyaki Cooking Experience!
Have you tried Okonomiyaki? Let's enjoy cooking Osaka soul food Okonomiyaki with Osaka locals! Let's cook Okonomiyaki (Japanese pizza / savory pancake) , Miso soup and Japanese sweets! I will teach you the most simple way to cook, so you can cook Okonomiyaki at home! I can accommodate your request ( Vegetarian, Halal, Gluten free, etc) I have been having this experience for more than 5 years even though my English is not enough, but I really enjoy teaching this, because guests also enjoy cooking and cultural exchange!! I sometimes invite our Osaka friends, so guests can enjoy talking with Osaka locals! Let's cook together and enjoy conversation with us! Other things to note Please let me know if you are vegetarian or have any food allergies.
Create Dashi, Miso soup and Rice balls
It is known across the world that Miso soup and Rice balls are the traditional dishes in Japan. And also, it's true that these are well balanced foods. If you have a skill to do both, you can not only get a lot of nutrition at the same time, but also can enjoy the basic Japanese food culture. You'll learn how to make three kinds of dish such as miso soup, rice balls and a side dish. You'll make Japanese broth (Dashi) from scratch. Because the broth "Dashi" is the essential item for any Japanese cuisine. We'll use our homemade one year fermented Miso for miso soup and use our homemade pickled plums for rice balls in this experience. You also can learn how making miso with our original recipe. Let's enjoy the authentic miso soup and rice balls with our other homemade pickles. I don't use any meat, milk and any chemical additives for cooking. If you have some food restrictions, please let us know in advance. We prepare for you separately. Other things to note If you have any allergies or food restrictions, please let me know in advance. I'll prepare for you separately.
Enjoy Yummy Gyoza Dumpling with Beer
You'll make the dough of Gyoza wrapper first. Then you'll prepare Gyoza fillings with some vegetables and pork. You'll wrap Gyoza fillings by the wrapper which you made one by one using a short rolling pin. You need not care whether you can make the wrapper well round shape or not. Because you can adjust the shape freely after wrapping the fillings because of fresh wrapper. You'll learn how making the bottom of Gyoza crispy and the inside of Gyoza juicy at the same time. And also you'll learn how to make two kinds of dumpling sauce. Let's enjoy Gyoza with Japanese beer after cooking. Other things to note All ingredients we use is the good quality but we use some animal products. If you have some food allergy, consult me in advance. I might be able to prepare for you separately.
Tasty Tempura and dipping sauce
STEP1 : Learn about the secrets of Dashi and Umami; You'll start making traditional Japanese Dashi (broth) which supports wide variety of Japanese dishes. The Dashi contains plenty of Umami! Umami is one of the sense of taste. Let's make delicious Dashi using kelp and bonito, and then make clear soup and tempura dipping sauce from the Dashi! STEP2 : Making Tempura; Share some tips and techniques for making crispy Tempura, then you'll make tempura on your own! We'll prepare 6 kinds of ingredients for your Tempura. *We can arrange it to vegetarian / Vegan meal upon your request. STEP3 : Presentation and enjoy the meal; You’ll beautifully serve the tempura you make. We'll give you a hint of tempura presentation. Don't forget to take photos of the finished dishes. Please enjoy the meal you made! Other things to note You don't need to bring anything. Please let me know if you have any food restrictions in advance. The original capacity of this experience is 8 people, but now we are limited to 4 people to keep a social distance. If you would like to have more than 5 people per group, please contact us in advance.

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פעילויות מומלצות באזור Shinsaibashi-Suji Shopping Street

המלצה של 112 מקומיים

Explore Deep Osaka (with authentic food)
We will explore the non touristic areas of Shinsekai & Nishinari where you'll lift the veil of "perfect Japan" and get a real, honest & deep understanding of how Osaka really functions!! NOTE: I would NOT recommend this tour to all.....If you ARE intrepid, well travelled & seeking an unfiltered side of Osaka, this is for you:) First we'll get a taste of retro Osaka. Be transported back in time to a Japan barely recognizable: jump into retro video game palors, old fashioned markets & more. After, you'll see how the locals entertain & get entertained by night: From unique only in Japan games, to crazy fishing restaurants to a peek at Osakan theatre. Here eat at 2 stalls, trying 2 local delicious side dishes/snacks. This area is home to some of the most amazing back alleys you will ever see. There you'll breath & interact with local gatherings feeling the energy & history that is profound. A stones throw away you'll discover an area with untouched, abandoned properties...forming an incredible ambiance in the middle of the city: A surreal experience! NOTE: This tour exposes taboo topics such as: Yakuza, sexism, war, illegal gambling, prostitution, illcit businesses, pachinko, homelessness, welfare system etc...we'll tell you the history, making it ALL relevant! Finally, you'll have the option to eat a full dinner at a tasty restaurant after the tour has finished Other things to note Please bring decent shoes (we will walk at a medium pace on flat ground for 2.5hrs). Also be prepared to eat a lot of delicious food.....we will go to 2 stalls. If you want to come to the dinner after the tour finishes please join us.
Abandoned Railway Walk Through Tunnels
Are you looking for an adventure which is mixed with nature and artefacts? I invite you to a unique hiking experience on an abandoned railway outside of Osaka! We meet up at JR Osaka station and move to the station 40 minutes away We explore the 5 km (3 miles) railway for 2 hours. At the start of the trail, you see a beautiful pristine river with many huge boulders which runs along the entire trail. The best part of the hike are the 6 tunnels which were made of mostly bricks. The longest one is 400m (1,300ft) . We enter tunnels with flashlights, feel a different atmosphere and observe the insides. If you pay attention, you can discover several interesting features of the tunnels. Afterwards, we will have wild game meat dishes (boar/deer) for lunch/dinner at a local restaurant. You pay for your own meal. (VEGAN MENU IS AVAILABLE) ※THE RESTAURANT CLOSES ON MONDAY. If you book on Monday, I can recommend a restaurant according to your request. After that,we relax at a free natural foot bath. Soaking your feet in hot water will relieve the weariness of the hiking! Lastly, we return to JR Osaka station. ※※This experience is available in winter season. It would be snowy a bit from mid of December to February. Special equipments are not necessary. Other things to note If you fear darkness, please consider joining. I provide a flashlight, but it is very dark at some points in tunnels. Lunch/dinner is not covered. Please expect to spend about 1000 to 1500 yen per person. The restaurant closes on Monday.
Eat your way through Osaka! Food Tour
This 3hr long walking tour involves 6 food stops and a little sightseeing that covers many iconic landmarks and hidden spots along with the history behind them. You will try several kinds of unique food loved by locals in Osaka for decades. You’ll also have 2 types of desserts (one traditional & one contemporary “traditional”) from the most popular confectionaries favored by locals. I will explain the background of each food you’ll try and link it to Osaka or Japan more broadly. Through this culinary experience, you will certainly come to understand the character of Osaka. And I also guarantee that you'll be full before leaving the tour as said in the proverb Kuidaore! *Food Allergies & Restrictions Osaka is known as the kingdom of carb-rich food. All the food provided on this tour contains wheat flour or fish based broth. For those on a gluten-free or vegan diet, this tour is not suitable. Also, please be advised that this tour cannot accommodate anyone with severe food allergies that can cause illness or life threatening situations. This is because dietary issues are not very common in Japan, and many restaurants and food shops are not aware of cross contamination / contact and thus cross contamination CANNOT be avoided. **Daytime version You'll get a Wagyu beef skewer instead of Sushi. Other things to note Osaka is known as the kingdom of carb-rich food, so most local food is made from WHEAT FLOUR. Also, many traditional dishes in Japan use a FISH based broth. BOTH are included on the tour.
Hotspots & Hidden Gems of Osaka
We'll introduce you to both the highlights and secret spots of Osaka, paired with stories about each and every one of them. Get tons of recommendations of my favourite places to eat, and what else to see, so get ready to dive deep into Osaka-ben culture! You will also get an insightful understanding of everyday Japanese customs, including topics that local guides may not be comfortable letting visitors know about, so please ask me any questions! Slip through the non-touristy bar zones of Osaka, and even get a glimpse of a Yakuza clubhouse. We'll check out a traditional food market where top chefs continue to shop at everyday (daytime tours only). We'll contrast that by ducking into quiet cobblestoned back alleys to uncover a mystic temple and its centuries-old history. Be prepared for a sensory overload as we navigate wacky larger-than-life billboards highlighting modern Japanese culture. You'll get to hear plenty of interesting stories about Osaka along the way & get some fantastic photo opportunities. On night tours, you'll be dazzled by the retrograde neon all over the city and the exciting nightlife that Osaka is so famous for. This tour is known for exposing the contrasting faces of Osaka! NOTES: The tour runs between 2 hours to 2.5 hours. Wear comfortable shoes, be prepared for the weather, and bring a device to take photos if you so desire!
Osaka Town Photography
Private Osaka Town photography (30 Photos) by Michael Calbera Please read before booking! my system is based on number of photos 8.000 yen for 30 photos Because booking system in Airbnb is limited, I set experience only for 2 person 8.000 yen or about 73USD$ and you will get 30 photos. If you are 2 person or more, go ahead with 2 person booking. For example, there is 5 person with you, please book 2 person and you will only pay 8.000 yen (30 photos) . If you are 1 person or solo, the price is 7.000 yen for 30 photos (cheaper 1.000 yen than couple or groups). Please book for 1 person or 4.000 yen on airbnb, then you need to pay another 3.000 yen by cash when we meet. We will take the photo session in the morning, afternoon or night. It is beautiful to see Osaka and freeze the moment with your photographer! Photography best places First, we will meet at the station near the place where we will take the photograph. You can choose 1 of these places (each place is for 1 course) : 1. Osaka Castle 2. Dotonbori Area 3. Another places by your request or my recommendation The places have a different view in each season, you will get unique pictures depending on when you come here.

פעילויות מומלצות באזור Kogaryu Takoyaki

המלצה של 8 מקומיים

Deep Osaka Night Life, Eat & Drink!
Regarding the whole Tenjinbashi entertainment area as one large cuisine dining, Enjoy exclusive Japanese food & drink with bar-hopping style. This is the most luxury and efficient way to enjoy Osaka food culture. Begin with Takoyaki (In Osaka must eat food, Octopus dumplings) as an appetizer, then taste Fresh Sushi at Sushi bar counter with Sake as the second, move to freak loved BBQ restaurant to taste juicy Wagyu-meat with local beer. We will end up with the rich taste of chewy Japanese noodle 'Ramen' as the last (probably some you never eat before). In total, we will visit 4 places. Basically, at 1 place, 1 drink(except 1st & 4th) & 1- 2 food, then go next. This is Osaka style and especially suits this area. 'Eat and Die' is a famous word which mentions about Osaka town. Tenjinbashi, The Longest shopping street in Japan has a different face in the night. Especially narrow side street has more interesting. I'll show you around scenic Osaka night town. Without a local navigator, Someplace is difficult even for Japanese people to enter, though Osaka night is very kind for drinking people. So you'll feel very comfortable after like a local. I'll try to direct unforgettable Osaka nightlife​ & food Other things to note Maximum number is 4-6, because the Restaurant space are limited. ■For vegetarian people, I can arrange some. ■Non alcohol drinks are available on your request. ■Private tour is available, pls ask me
Eat and drink like a local in Osaka
Experience what it feels like to be a local! This 3-hour experience focuses on standing izakayas in Kyobashi, a neighborhood filled with small, local favorite restaurants and bars. Eat and drink like a local in these hidden gem while interacting with friendly Osaka locals! With me as your local host, you will be encouraged to try old-school izakaya foods and interact with other locals in a way that you otherwise wouldn't. We will go to 2-3 standing izakayas in Kyobashi for you to try various Japanese and Osaka local foods. The places I will take you to have no English signs or menus, but not to worry, I will translate them for you! By the end of the tour, you'll be able to order your own next round of food and drinks! Come with me to eat and drink like locals, with locals. Other things to note FOOD/DRINKS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE FEE. Please know that the experience will be taken place in STANDING izakayas and they are smoking-friendly. This experience is NOT be for those who have many food restrictions or are very specific about the dishes they want.
Real kimono &Tsumami-kanzashi workshop
Tsumami-zaiku is a Japanese traditional hand craft. This course, you will make a Tsumami- zaiku accesorries (Kanzashi) with Japanese Chirimen cloth. After making the accessory, you will dress in kimono and you take photos with the accessory you made. Then, you will stroll around the area, Shinsekai, Tsutenkaku tower with the kimono. 1) I will give you the explanation paper. and I briefly explain about Tsumami-zaiku and lecture the basic technique. 2) You will choose the colors and design making the flowers of your accessory. 3) You will make your Tsumami-accessory. Please don't worry. I will help you step by step. During the work, Japanese tea or coffee will be served. 4) You will choose a kimono and obi you like from various kinds of our selection. Then, I will dress you into the kimono. 5) Please enjoy photo shooting with the accessory you made, and strolling around the Shinsekai, Tsutenkaku area in the kimono. 6) Please return the kimonos within 1 hour. Then, take your Tsumami-accesery to your home for your special Japanese souvenir. Other things to note Male and kids kimonos are available. Please let me know how tall they are. High neck short is not suitable when you wear kimono.
Osaka Foodie Night Tour
We will share a course-meal of traditional Japanese food across 4-6 food stands and restaurants. I have chosen these vendors to talk about quality food and rich food culture that represent Osaka. Throughout the evening, we will try many kinds of foods different from other Japanese cities offer with other foodies! Other things to note Pescatarian options available. Vegetarian options will be limited. Please let me know if you have food restrictions or allergies beforehand. I update my tour availability by the 3rd week for next month. Even if you don't see availability, please check back later.
Treasure Hunting at Temple Flea Market
Shitennoji temple Flea market: Kind of a hidden flea market to foreign tourists, the visitors are mostly local people. The language you can hear is Osaka dialect, not standard Japanese, because of a deep Osaka Area. Tour itinerary: 10:30 Shitennoji-mae yuhigaoka St.→Flea market at Shitennoji Temple (Lunch at the temple restaurant. Japanese food menu only) → Isshinji temple Theater to see Buddhism art → Climbing Mt. Chausu → Going through Tennoji park to Zoo Shop around 14:30 ~ 15:00, the end of service. You will meet a strange things you've never met before because the place you are visiting is Japan. Participants really know about their merchandise. They would be happy to teach you how to use it, how they made it or what kind of history the merchandise have. From this moment communication is started with you and participants. And you share it with other guests who join this experience. And then we can make friends like we've already known each other. "Communication" and "Share something with someone" are the key words for this experience. To do it, I will give you some helps with Japanese to local people through the experience Other things to note Pay money for your food & drink Leaving tour OK, but no refund In the case of a flea market being canceled because of rain, the experience would be turned into a walking tour Rain-or-shine experience

כל הפעילויות באזור אוסקה

Abandoned Railway Walk Through Tunnels
Are you looking for an adventure which is mixed with nature and artefacts? I invite you to a unique hiking experience on an abandoned railway outside of Osaka! We meet up at JR Osaka station and move to the station 40 minutes away We explore the 5 km (3 miles) railway for 2 hours. At the start of the trail, you see a beautiful pristine river with many huge boulders which runs along the entire trail. The best part of the hike are the 6 tunnels which were made of mostly bricks. The longest one is 400m (1,300ft) . We enter tunnels with flashlights, feel a different atmosphere and observe the insides. If you pay attention, you can discover several interesting features of the tunnels. Afterwards, we will have wild game meat dishes (boar/deer) for lunch/dinner at a local restaurant. You pay for your own meal. (VEGAN MENU IS AVAILABLE) ※THE RESTAURANT CLOSES ON MONDAY. If you book on Monday, I can recommend a restaurant according to your request. After that,we relax at a free natural foot bath. Soaking your feet in hot water will relieve the weariness of the hiking! Lastly, we return to JR Osaka station. ※※This experience is available in winter season. It would be snowy a bit from mid of December to February. Special equipments are not necessary. Other things to note If you fear darkness, please consider joining. I provide a flashlight, but it is very dark at some points in tunnels. Lunch/dinner is not covered. Please expect to spend about 1000 to 1500 yen per person. The restaurant closes on Monday.
Explore Deep Osaka (with authentic food)
We will explore the non touristic areas of Shinsekai & Nishinari where you'll lift the veil of "perfect Japan" and get a real, honest & deep understanding of how Osaka really functions!! NOTE: I would NOT recommend this tour to all.....If you ARE intrepid, well travelled & seeking an unfiltered side of Osaka, this is for you:) First we'll get a taste of retro Osaka. Be transported back in time to a Japan barely recognizable: jump into retro video game palors, old fashioned markets & more. After, you'll see how the locals entertain & get entertained by night: From unique only in Japan games, to crazy fishing restaurants to a peek at Osakan theatre. Here eat at 2 stalls, trying 2 local delicious side dishes/snacks. This area is home to some of the most amazing back alleys you will ever see. There you'll breath & interact with local gatherings feeling the energy & history that is profound. A stones throw away you'll discover an area with untouched, abandoned properties...forming an incredible ambiance in the middle of the city: A surreal experience! NOTE: This tour exposes taboo topics such as: Yakuza, sexism, war, illegal gambling, prostitution, illcit businesses, pachinko, homelessness, welfare system etc...we'll tell you the history, making it ALL relevant! Finally, you'll have the option to eat a full dinner at a tasty restaurant after the tour has finished Other things to note Please bring decent shoes (we will walk at a medium pace on flat ground for 2.5hrs). Also be prepared to eat a lot of delicious food.....we will go to 2 stalls. If you want to come to the dinner after the tour finishes please join us.
Eat your way through Osaka! Food Tour
This 3hr long walking tour involves 6 food stops and a little sightseeing that covers many iconic landmarks and hidden spots along with the history behind them. You will try several kinds of unique food loved by locals in Osaka for decades. You’ll also have 2 types of desserts (one traditional & one contemporary “traditional”) from the most popular confectionaries favored by locals. I will explain the background of each food you’ll try and link it to Osaka or Japan more broadly. Through this culinary experience, you will certainly come to understand the character of Osaka. And I also guarantee that you'll be full before leaving the tour as said in the proverb Kuidaore! *Food Allergies & Restrictions Osaka is known as the kingdom of carb-rich food. All the food provided on this tour contains wheat flour or fish based broth. For those on a gluten-free or vegan diet, this tour is not suitable. Also, please be advised that this tour cannot accommodate anyone with severe food allergies that can cause illness or life threatening situations. This is because dietary issues are not very common in Japan, and many restaurants and food shops are not aware of cross contamination / contact and thus cross contamination CANNOT be avoided. **Daytime version You'll get a Wagyu beef skewer instead of Sushi. Other things to note Osaka is known as the kingdom of carb-rich food, so most local food is made from WHEAT FLOUR. Also, many traditional dishes in Japan use a FISH based broth. BOTH are included on the tour.
Deep Osaka Night Life, Eat & Drink!
Regarding the whole Tenjinbashi entertainment area as one large cuisine dining, Enjoy exclusive Japanese food & drink with bar-hopping style. This is the most luxury and efficient way to enjoy Osaka food culture. Begin with Takoyaki (In Osaka must eat food, Octopus dumplings) as an appetizer, then taste Fresh Sushi at Sushi bar counter with Sake as the second, move to freak loved BBQ restaurant to taste juicy Wagyu-meat with local beer. We will end up with the rich taste of chewy Japanese noodle 'Ramen' as the last (probably some you never eat before). In total, we will visit 4 places. Basically, at 1 place, 1 drink(except 1st & 4th) & 1- 2 food, then go next. This is Osaka style and especially suits this area. 'Eat and Die' is a famous word which mentions about Osaka town. Tenjinbashi, The Longest shopping street in Japan has a different face in the night. Especially narrow side street has more interesting. I'll show you around scenic Osaka night town. Without a local navigator, Someplace is difficult even for Japanese people to enter, though Osaka night is very kind for drinking people. So you'll feel very comfortable after like a local. I'll try to direct unforgettable Osaka nightlife​ & food Other things to note Maximum number is 4-6, because the Restaurant space are limited. ■For vegetarian people, I can arrange some. ■Non alcohol drinks are available on your request. ■Private tour is available, pls ask me
Osaka Town Photography
Private Osaka Town photography (30 Photos) by Michael Calbera Please read before booking! my system is based on number of photos 8.000 yen for 30 photos Because booking system in Airbnb is limited, I set experience only for 2 person 8.000 yen or about 73USD$ and you will get 30 photos. If you are 2 person or more, go ahead with 2 person booking. For example, there is 5 person with you, please book 2 person and you will only pay 8.000 yen (30 photos) . If you are 1 person or solo, the price is 7.000 yen for 30 photos (cheaper 1.000 yen than couple or groups). Please book for 1 person or 4.000 yen on airbnb, then you need to pay another 3.000 yen by cash when we meet. We will take the photo session in the morning, afternoon or night. It is beautiful to see Osaka and freeze the moment with your photographer! Photography best places First, we will meet at the station near the place where we will take the photograph. You can choose 1 of these places (each place is for 1 course) : 1. Osaka Castle 2. Dotonbori Area 3. Another places by your request or my recommendation The places have a different view in each season, you will get unique pictures depending on when you come here.
Eat and drink like a local in Osaka
Experience what it feels like to be a local! This 3-hour experience focuses on standing izakayas in Kyobashi, a neighborhood filled with small, local favorite restaurants and bars. Eat and drink like a local in these hidden gem while interacting with friendly Osaka locals! With me as your local host, you will be encouraged to try old-school izakaya foods and interact with other locals in a way that you otherwise wouldn't. We will go to 2-3 standing izakayas in Kyobashi for you to try various Japanese and Osaka local foods. The places I will take you to have no English signs or menus, but not to worry, I will translate them for you! By the end of the tour, you'll be able to order your own next round of food and drinks! Come with me to eat and drink like locals, with locals. Other things to note FOOD/DRINKS ARE NOT INCLUDED IN THE FEE. Please know that the experience will be taken place in STANDING izakayas and they are smoking-friendly. This experience is NOT be for those who have many food restrictions or are very specific about the dishes they want.
Kyoto Insider Sake Experience
Uncover the little-known sake culture of Fushimi, Kyoto on a 3-hour insider brewery visit + fun and educational sake tasting and food pairing session with an expert.  ・Insider Sake Brewery Tour You’ll take a short walk to visit the largest sake brewery in Fushimi, where you’ll deepen your knowledge of sake and witness traditional brewing processes which have been passed down from generation to generation. At the end of your brewery tour you’ll have the chance to taste a few of the flavors produced there.  ・Sake Tasting with an Expert You’ll get to try flavors of sake you may never have experienced before – as we’ll introduce you to bottles which have never been exported. Your expert guide will explain the differences in taste – dry, sweet, rich, fruity – and how each of these are produced.  ・Food Pairing You’ll also be served various Otsumami – Japanese snacks which traditionally accompany alcohol – so you can see which types of food and flavor best accompany the different sake types. This is a fun and educational sake tasting. Join this experience at the beginning of your trip in Japan, then you'll be able to enjoy sake rest of your trip! ※Dec 28th to Jan 4th, Brewery Tour will be replaced to walking tour + special program due to the brewery's closure Other things to note ・If your group has more people than what it shows on availability, please contact us.
Hotspots & Hidden Gems of Osaka
We'll introduce you to both the highlights and secret spots of Osaka, paired with stories about each and every one of them. Get tons of recommendations of my favourite places to eat, and what else to see, so get ready to dive deep into Osaka-ben culture! You will also get an insightful understanding of everyday Japanese customs, including topics that local guides may not be comfortable letting visitors know about, so please ask me any questions! Slip through the non-touristy bar zones of Osaka, and even get a glimpse of a Yakuza clubhouse. We'll check out a traditional food market where top chefs continue to shop at everyday (daytime tours only). We'll contrast that by ducking into quiet cobblestoned back alleys to uncover a mystic temple and its centuries-old history. Be prepared for a sensory overload as we navigate wacky larger-than-life billboards highlighting modern Japanese culture. You'll get to hear plenty of interesting stories about Osaka along the way & get some fantastic photo opportunities. On night tours, you'll be dazzled by the retrograde neon all over the city and the exciting nightlife that Osaka is so famous for. This tour is known for exposing the contrasting faces of Osaka! NOTES: The tour runs between 2 hours to 2.5 hours. Wear comfortable shoes, be prepared for the weather, and bring a device to take photos if you so desire!
Treasure Hunting at Temple Flea Market
Shitennoji temple Flea market: Kind of a hidden flea market to foreign tourists, the visitors are mostly local people. The language you can hear is Osaka dialect, not standard Japanese, because of a deep Osaka Area. Tour itinerary: 10:30 Shitennoji-mae yuhigaoka St.→Flea market at Shitennoji Temple (Lunch at the temple restaurant. Japanese food menu only) → Isshinji temple Theater to see Buddhism art → Climbing Mt. Chausu → Going through Tennoji park to Zoo Shop around 14:30 ~ 15:00, the end of service. You will meet a strange things you've never met before because the place you are visiting is Japan. Participants really know about their merchandise. They would be happy to teach you how to use it, how they made it or what kind of history the merchandise have. From this moment communication is started with you and participants. And you share it with other guests who join this experience. And then we can make friends like we've already known each other. "Communication" and "Share something with someone" are the key words for this experience. To do it, I will give you some helps with Japanese to local people through the experience Other things to note Pay money for your food & drink Leaving tour OK, but no refund In the case of a flea market being canceled because of rain, the experience would be turned into a walking tour Rain-or-shine experience
Real kimono &Tsumami-kanzashi workshop
Tsumami-zaiku is a Japanese traditional hand craft. This course, you will make a Tsumami- zaiku accesorries (Kanzashi) with Japanese Chirimen cloth. After making the accessory, you will dress in kimono and you take photos with the accessory you made. Then, you will stroll around the area, Shinsekai, Tsutenkaku tower with the kimono. 1) I will give you the explanation paper. and I briefly explain about Tsumami-zaiku and lecture the basic technique. 2) You will choose the colors and design making the flowers of your accessory. 3) You will make your Tsumami-accessory. Please don't worry. I will help you step by step. During the work, Japanese tea or coffee will be served. 4) You will choose a kimono and obi you like from various kinds of our selection. Then, I will dress you into the kimono. 5) Please enjoy photo shooting with the accessory you made, and strolling around the Shinsekai, Tsutenkaku area in the kimono. 6) Please return the kimonos within 1 hour. Then, take your Tsumami-accesery to your home for your special Japanese souvenir. Other things to note Male and kids kimonos are available. Please let me know how tall they are. High neck short is not suitable when you wear kimono.