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1-1-88 Oyodonaka, Kita-ku, Osaka 531-6023, Osaka Prefecture
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Reviewed yesterday

the concept of this building is so amazing, Umeda Sky Building unique make this building so iconic, must visit and go to the bridge, to the top and you get a different

Thank dian k
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Takes about 10 min or so of walk from the Osaka station. Unfortunately the open terrace is closed because of typhoon damage with no indication of when it will open again. Nevertheless the indoor viewing gallery is still v nice and worth the trip. Try...More

Thank Titus1984
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Breathtaking photos with the escalator tunnels. At night there are also some effects on the roof top

Thank 3sa_lim
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Just over the railroad tracks from downtown Umeda is the Umeda Sky building. It's close enough to downtown to see all the details and the lights of the city, but just far enough to be able to take in the entire skyline. There's access to...More

Thank Christy C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The way up to the viewing terrace is as interesting as the views themselves. Views from the top in the evening are well worth it.

Thank Isobella_D_N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Definitely include a visit here on your itinerary! We timed our visit with the sunset so we were fortunate enough to be able to see lots of Osaka and then when night fell - some amazing nighttime city skylines! Many many many photos were taken!

Thank quite_particular
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

It was great seeing the city at a great height but it was cloudy then in the late afternoon so the view wasnt that fantastic. It would be better if we went later for the night view.

Thank Josephine C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The observation areas are currently closed due to Typhoon. Do not know when it will re-open as a Typhoon is imminent. There was nothing to suggest it was closed on their website, at least the English version at the time we checked. If you need...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We made a photo stop and did not go in. The weather had been rainy and cloudy. We decided to skip the entrance to the top.

Thank FYL003
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

a bit of a surprise after your darkened elevator suddenly becomes clear glass, amazing views of Osaka from the top a pretty amazing piece of architecture, when you get back to earth check out the lovely kitchen garden and vertical gardens and sculpture surrounding the...More

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Sharon G
18 October 2018|
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Response from Titus1984 | Reviewed this property |
One to two hour Max. If u want to see the sunset, cater for longer period.
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borneon4
20 May 2018|
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Response from e_janz | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very long que just before sunset.
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Annabelles241
8 February 2018|
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Response from Irena P | Reviewed this property |
yes, it's the same
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