Korea TownCurrently Open
- Address: 4 Chome-5-15 Momodani, Ikuno Ward, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 544-0031, Japan
- Timings: 24-hrs Details
- Phone: +81-667127150
- Ticket Price: Free
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Family And Kids, Streets
A little way south east of Tsuruhashi station is a 300 metre long street. The entrance is marked by a gate with a sign that says 'Korea Town'. Walk in, and you're instantly inside the heart of what is probably that largest Korea Town in Japan. There are 150 stores here, including restaurants. Cosmetics, K-Pop merchandise, apparel, food, spices, kimchi, Korean BBQ - this is a world entirely exotic to Japan. Even all the signs are in Korean. Visit the nice cafe on the first floor of Hiro’s Guesthouse.
For those who don't know why a Korea Town would be exotic to Japanese, let's just say that the two nations have had a rather lively history together.
- Shops have their own hours.
- Kintetsu-Limited Express, Kintetsu-Nara Line, Kintetsu-Osaka Line, Osaka Loop Line, Sen-Nichimae Line stop Tsuruhashi Station.
- Bus 18 stop Tsuruhashi Station [east] (bus).
- Bus 73 stop Saikudani (bus).
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1.34% of people who visit Osaka include Korea Town in their plan
5 PM - 6 PM
32% of people start their Korea Town visit around 5 PM - 6 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Korea Town
87.5% of people prefer to travel by car while visiting Korea Town
I love this place! BTS everywhere since they are the most popular nowadays. Most stores in the market are kpop inspired. Stores open like 10am and closes 4 or 6pm..
If you're interested in korean pop culture and wanna try the best kimchi in Osaka, come have a stroll here.
The products are good quality and the price is really cheap!
I love korean food
Korean Vibes in Osaka Lots of Korean products and restau around. Around 10 mins or more from Tsuruhashi Station. Use google maps wisely to get there