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Evening Food and Drink Tour in Osaka

Join us for a just slightly offbeat, fully all-inclusive night tour of Tenma and Kyobashi, two of Osaka's most well-known local food and drink areas! You'll get to eat typical Osaka food, have a few drinks, frolic with the locals, and have all sorts of fun along the way! Your guide will be a native English speaker with the fluent Japanese to take you deep into the local scene. This small group tour (6 guests or less -- and it usually is less), combines history with adventure, as you explore the nooks and crannies of these very old parts of this awesome city. You're sure to have a great time getting to know the REAL Osaka.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Nighttime Local Eats and Streets in Old Kyoto

Get an insiders' eye perspective on Kyoto on this walking tour that combines a food tour with anthropological insight. Wander through the city's streets and understand the nighttime entertainment scene, from geiko (geisha) to hostesses. Afterward sample regional specialties accompanied by included drinks at two standing bars/restaurants.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Kobe Beef from Market to Grill: Gather Provisions, Cook, Eat, and Drink Sake

Kobe beef is one of Japan’s most popular delicacies and this tour offers the perfect introduction. Experience local life as you browse the stalls at Purara Tenma market, learn about the many different varieties of Kobe-style beef on sale, then visit a nearby restaurant to try it for yourself. After helping prepare and cook your steak, tuck into a delicious lunch of Kobe beef, accompanied by a Japanese-style omelette and traditional sake.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Okonomiyaki Cooking Class in Osaka - Premium

Japan is known for its outstanding food, and a must-try experience is a Japanese cooking class. You won’t have to worry about searching in shops for unusual ingredients, as all ingredients are provided. This cooking class will teach you how to make Okonomiyaki, miso soup, and how to steam rice. You'll learn skills for life, making it a useful as well as a fun experience.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Nightlife Osaka Food Tour

Feast your senses on Osaka — widely acknowledged as Japan’s culinary capital — on a 3-hour food tour, ideal for first-time visitors and fans of Japanese cuisine. In a small group limited to no more than 10, you’ll immerse yourself in bright and bustling Dotonbori, the city’s nightlife hub, where you’ll sample specialties such as sushi and sake. Plus, learn to prepare your own takoyaki (octopus balls) under the guidance of a chef.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Small-Group Kuromon Market Food Walking Tour in Osaka

The 200-year-old Kuromon Market is known throughout Japan for its wide selection of quality produce, meats, and prepared foods, but its bounty can be overwhelming for visitors. Take the stress out of navigating the market with this 3-hour culinary walking tour, featuring the eclectic offerings of Kuromon Market and plenty of food tastings. This small-group tour is limited to eight people for a more personalized experience.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Osaka Gourmet Walk

If you want the convenience of a food tour but prefer to have the freedom of independent exploration, this self-guided gourmet walk combines both. Pick up eight Osaka Gourmet Walk vouchers and choose where to use them from 60 specially selected eateries serving such local favorites as takoyaki, okonomiyaki, and sushi
  • Duration: 1 to 24 hours
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  • Duration: 1 to 24 hours
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Well-balanced Bento (lunch box) Cooking Class

Create your own bento box lunch during a Japanese cooking class in Osaka. Taking place at the popular Sakura Cook restaurant, the small-group cooking experience shows you how to make up to seven classic dishes that are often made in Japanese homes. You’ll learn how to marinate, cook, and then pack your meal before eating your creations at the end.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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Deep Dive: Osaka Food Markets from Local to Luxurious!

Discover what makes Osaka a food city on this guided tour. Get a insider's perspective on local food culture missed by most visitors as your guide takes you to a department store marketplace, the famed Kuromon Ichiba Market, Korea Town, and a historic neighborhood. Along the way sample regional specialties and surprising delicacies.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Sake Tasting in Osaka

Sake is a rice wine that’s an important part of Japanese culture. Get an authentic Japanese cultural experience by going sake tasting in Osaka. You’ll take the risk out of choosing which sake to try, and instead have a guide to teach you how to pick good sake, and introduce you to three different types of sake. You won’t get hungry as you’ll have nibbles to accompany the tastings.
  • Duration: 1 hour
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  • Duration: 1 hour
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Osaka Night Life with a Local, Discover the Hidden Gems of Namba's Backstreet

Get an insider’s guide to Osaka’s nightlife on this tour with a local guide. Find places that it’d be easy to overlook if you were traveling independently, and avoid getting lost after dark by touring with someone who knows the place inside out. Enjoy tasting typical Japanese bar food, like yakitori and sushi, and sample Japanese beer and sake. This is a great start to a night out in Osaka.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Private Market Tour and Authentic Japanese Cooking Class with an Osaka Local

The best way to appreciate Japan’s great food is to learn to cook it yourself. This immersive tour starts with meeting your guide (and chef) to go to local shops together. It’ll help you learn about ingredients before you cook. The cooking experience will cover 4-5 Japanese home style dishes. As it’s a private experience, you’ll be able to ask questions and go at your own pace.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Teppanyaki Wagyu Cooking Experience

Dining on wagyu, thought to be the world's finest steak, is a must-do in Japan but, for most visitors, the technique behind preparing it remains a mystery. Discover the secrets of Japanese cooking on this Osaka tour. In the company of a chef, prepare a steak feast, which you will savor afterward with a glass of beer, sake, or tea.
  • Duration: 2 to 3 hrs
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  • Duration: 2 to 3 hrs
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Heart-Warming Japanese In Home Cooking Lesson with a Local Mother in Osaka

When traveling abroad, there is no other experience like cooking and eating a meal with a local. Yoshiko opens her Osaka home to visitors to cook a meal and share conversation. Enjoy learning to make dashi stock and use it to bring out the umami flavor of your dishes. Get a glimpse into the life of an Osaka local, and immerse yourself in Japanese cuisine and culture.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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Osaka's Kuromon Market Food Tour

Let your taste buds lead the way on a market tour of Kuromon. With plenty of samples of street food and beloved Japanese staples, you’ll learn fun facts about the country’s cuisine and culture as you go. Follow your guide around the market stalls and try Michelin-rated octopus, yakisoba, toro (tuna) sushi, and more. You’ll also hear the history of the vibrant Kuromon Market, which was founded some 200 years ago.
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Osaka Pub Crawl and Nightlife Tour

Enjoy a night out in Osaka without stressing over where to go with this nightlife tour of the city. With visits to at least three bars and one club included, the crawl showcases the city’s most happening venues and introduces you to like-minded travelers at the same time. Enjoy discounted drinks and free shots, and explore Osaka after dark with a group of up to 50 people, aged mostly between 21 and 38 years old. Drinkers must be at least 20 years old, and ID is required.
  • Duration: 4 hours
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  • Duration: 4 hours
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Evening Street Food Hopping Tour in Downtown Osaka

Don’t leave visiting Osaka’s most enticing eateries to chance, guarantee culinary delights on this private 3-hour food tour of downtown Osaka. Alongside a gastronome guide, you’ll visit popular bars and food stalls to feast on Japanese classics including grilled seafood, meat skewers, savory pancakes, and Asian-style pizza. Wash it down with included beer, sake, and soft drinks, and absorb the vibrant atmosphere and bright lights of downtown Osaka. Hotel pickup and drop-off are included. 
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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Osaka Cooking Class

Discover the culinary traditions of Japan in Osaka, one of Japan’s best food cities, during this small-group, 2.5-hour cooking lesson. Learn the preparation methods for popular Japanese foodstuffs including green tea, taiyaki (a fish-shaped cake), and miso soup, offering you a newfound appreciation for the country’s cuisine and culture. Best of all, you get to eat your creations when you’re finished. This small-group course, limited to just eight participants, also includes a guide, a cooking instructor, and an optional sake and beer tasting.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Seto Inland-sea Mandarin Orange picking - All you can eat, No time limit !

Seto inland-sea Mandarin Orange Picking(All you can eat, No time limit) Tomoura-Engei is located in a perfect place with sharp mountains fronting the seto inland-sea. Visitors can pick mandarin orange(mikan) while looking at the beautiful panoramic view of the islands. If you get tired of picking, you can always take a break and watch the ferries and fishing boats streaming to and from. Mikan taste the best when enjoyed together with this amazing scenery!
  • Duration: 1 to 2 hrs
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  • Duration: 1 to 2 hrs
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Sushi Cooking Class in Osaka

Learn to roll sushi like a pro during this 2.5-hour, small-group sushi-making class in Osaka that includes dinner. Get a hands-on introduction to the art of sushi from a professional instructor, then sit down to dinner as you enjoy your creations with the group. Afterward, test your hand at making taiyaki (a Japanese, fish-shaped cake) for dessert. This personalized sushi course, limited to just eight participants, also offers upgrade options including the chance to wear a yukuta (casual kimono) or try out a sampling of Japanese sake and beer.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
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Small-group Kansai Soul Tour in Osaka including Japanese Snacks

Osaka, often referred to as the soul of Japan’s Kansai prefecture, is an integral stop on any tour of the Land of the Rising Sun. Experience Osaka’s neon-fronted nightlife, exceptional food, and buzzing markets on a 3.5-hour sightseeing tour. Sightseeing highlights include Kuromon Ichiba Market, famed for its gourmet hole-in-the-wall restaurants, Tsutenkaku Tower in Luna Park, and Dotonbori, a canal-side strip home to neon sigs and a giant mechanical crab. Japanese snacks, including octopus balls and skewered meat, are included on this small-group tour, limited to 12 people.
  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 3 hours 30 minutes
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Private Geisha and Maiko Tea Ceremony in Osaka

Enjoy a private Japanese tea ceremony with a maiko, an apprentice geisha, in Osaka for an immersion into Japanese culture. The ceremonial tea ritual is believed to promote a state of general well-being and mindfulness, and involves the preparation and drinking of matcha, a powdered green tea that is loved in Japan. From your maiko, you'll learn about the history of tea in Japan as you sip, and hear tales of the samurai and priests who spread its popularity.
  • Duration: 30 to 120 mins
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  • Duration: 30 to 120 mins
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Japanese sweets making and Tea Ceremony in Osaka

Take part in a traditional Japanese tea ceremony in Osaka, the birthplace of the tradition. During the hands-on experience, you’ll be able to wear a kimono-style chef jacket and learn the proper etiquette and symbolism of the ceremony. Prepare matcha tea, along with traditional Japanese confections called wagashi, which are made from mochi, anko (red bean paste), and fruits.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Japanese Cooking Class in Osaka

Learn the secrets of Japanese food with this Osaka cooking class, then eat your creations at the end. The experience is available at lunchtime or dinnertime, and includes a menu of Japanese classics such as maki sushi rolls, tamagoyaki (rolled omelet), and miso soup. Listen to your chef to find out about the county's culinary heritage, and hear tips to recreate the recipes back at home.
  • Duration: 2 hours
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  • Duration: 2 hours
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