Afternoon Tour - Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine and Kuromon Market Visit

Afternoon Tour - Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine and Kuromon Market Visit
Walking & Biking Tours > Walking Tours > City Walk
$36.46
Duration: 3 hours
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Description

This three hour walking tour will touch upon the heart of Japan by visiting a Shinto Shrine and take you to the core of the Japanese food scene.

Sumiyoshi-taisha grand shrine will welcome you with a beautiful orange colored arched bridge. Find power spots spread around the area and feel the heart and soul of Japanese people.
Stroll around the local market Kuromon-ichiba and find out why Osaka is called the national kitchen of Japan.
We use public transportation between sites.

Meet your guide at a meeting point and head to Sumiyoshi-Taisha Grand Shrine by train. A colorful and beautiful arched bridge will welcome you. This shrine has a long history and it’s the most visited shrine in Osaka. Your guide will tell you legendary stories at each power spots in the shrine. The main attraction is collecting lucky stones by yourselves and you can take them home as your charm. Dip yourself into the mystic atmosphere and feel the heart and soul of Japanese people. Enjoy Japanese sweets before we head for next destination. This time we’ll take a street car and subway.

Stroll along a local market called Kuromon-ichiba, which has a unique history related with puffer fish. You may try Osakan soul food takoyaki, octopus dumpling.  Tour end here near Namba. If you wish, your guide will take you back to the meeting point.

This three hour walking tour will touch upon the heart of Japan by visiting a Shinto Shrine and take you to the core of the Japanese food scene.

Sumiyoshi-taisha grand shrine will welcome you with a beautiful orange colored arched bridge. Find power spots spread around the area and feel the heart and soul of Japanese people.
Stroll around the local market Kuromon-ichiba and find out why Osaka is called the national kitchen of Japan.
We use public transportation between sites.