Located on the Japanese island of Honshu, Osaka is a bustling port city known for innovative architecture, fun nightlife and exhilarating street food. Osaka boasts an impressive history in its castles and shrines. Book your flights to Osaka with Cathay Pacific, and enjoy reclining seats, in-flight entertainment, and impeccable service.
What to do in Osaka
Osaka is all about history. Start at the moat-surrounded Osaka Castle, operating today as a museum with artefacts that date back to the 16th century. Another must-see is the oldest shrine in Japan, Sumiyoshi Taisha, which dates back to the 3rd century. Visit another time and place when you wander through the Open-Air Museum of Old Japanese Farmhouses. For something more modern, head to the Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, one of the largest aquariums in the world, or Universal Studios Japan for some family fun.
Getting Around Osaka
Like most Japanese cities, the subway is the easiest and most efficient way to get around Osaka. The extensive network connects most of the hot spots in the city across eight subway lines. For more flexibility, hire a taxi. Book your flights to Osaka today with Cathay Pacific, Asia’s premier airline.