Located on the main island of Honshu, roughly in the centre of Japan, Osaka is Japan's second largest metropolitan area and has been the economic powerhouse of the area for many centuries. The city offers numerous castles, museums, amusement parks, pubs, bars, theatres and several annual events that make the Osaka one of the liveliest cities and the most sought tourist destination in the world.

Osaka offers numerous activities and attractions that are designed specially to cater to the adventure enthusiasts and are sure to give you the promised adrenaline rush. To have a completely wild experience of Osaka, consider indulging in some of the best adventure attractions in Osaka including a tour of its many amusement parks and similar attractions, some of the most prominent ones being Universal Studios Japan, Osaka Aquarium Kaiyukan, Tempozan Ferris Wheel, HEP Five and the Tennōji Zoo. One can visit many recreational areas such as Spa World, Nakanoshima Park, Osaka Castle Park, Expo Park, Mino-Quasi National Park and visit the various shopping and amusement plazas like the Umeda Sky Building and the Namba Parks. The dynamic city of Osaka is definitely going to keep you encapsulated with its beauty and a plethora of activities it has to offer.

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Let's explore the best adventurous things to do in Osaka:

  1. Universal Studios Japan

    #1 of 3 Adventure Activities in Osaka
    Universal Studios Japan

    Tags: Theme Park, Entertainment, Tourist Center, Adventure

    Address: 2 Chome-1-33 Sakurajima, Osaka Prefecture 554-0031, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 07:30 pm Details

    The Universal Studios Japan is a major tourist attraction in Osaka and draws a lot of visitors. When opened in March 2001, it was the first theme park under the Universal Studios brand to be...Read more

  2. Tempozan Ferris Wheel

    #2 of 3 Adventure Activities in Osaka
    Tempozan Ferris Wheel

    Tags: Rides

    Address: 1-1-10 Kaigandori, Minatoku, Osaka 552-0022, Japan

    Timings: 10:00 am - 10:00 pm Details

    Before there was the London Eye, there was THE Tempozan Ferris Wheel! Situated at the mouth of the Osaka Bay, Tempozan Ferris Wheel was the biggest, tallest and most technologically advanced observati...Read more

  3. Joypolis

    #3 of 3 Adventure Activities in Osaka
    Joypolis Image

    Tags: Amusement Park

    Address: Japan, 〒530-0017 Ōsaka-fu, Ōsaka-shi, Kita-ku, Kakudachō, 5−5−15, HEPFIVE 8-9F

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