what a beautiful structure... I do missing Osaka Castle. plan to get back there again after July 2020
Osaka Castle is a must see attraction while visiting Osaka. It’s unbelievable that they have this big nature area in the middle of a big city. Beautiful parks and the castle is surrounded by water. When you visit the castle you will get a overview of a rich and intriguing history of Osaka. You can also climb up to the top of the castle and watch the Osaka city views from over there.
Osaka Castle has a very long history. It was built in 1586 and is made of majestic stone walls. In the center of Osaka Castle Park, the main building of Osaka Castle towers, which is very spectacular. ❣️
Ascending the five-story Tenshukaku, you can look around the entire city of Osaka. 👀
Osaka Castle Park attracts tourists from all over the world due to the castle tower, and many tourists come to play on weekends or holidays.
Sakura season in Japan, otherwise known as cherry blossom season, is my favourite time to photograph the country. Osaka Castle in particular looks glorious surrounded by candyfloss pink blossom.
Located in the center of Osaka, Osaka Castle is a major landmark of Osaka. It is also listed as one of the three famous castles in Japan's history together with Nagoya Castle and Kumamoto Castle. The Osaka Castle is divided into inner, middle, and outer castles (i.e., Honmaru, Ninomaru, Sannomaru). The magnificent city gate, the steep walls and the wide moats inside and outside are very spectacular. The pavilion also overlooks the streetscape around Osaka Castle. In the parks of the castle, plum blossoms and cherry blossoms bloom in their respective seasons, and they are famous places to enjoy plum and cherry blossoms in Osaka.
By Subway: Take the JR Loop Line and get off at Morinomiya Station or Osaka Castle Park Station. Take the JR Tozai Line and get off at Osaka Castle North Station.
The castle tower of Osaka Castle is a great sight at night. The tower and grounds are illuminated from sunset through the night. This is an ideal photography enthusiast destination. The castle tower at Osaka Castle provides foreign language historical information and maps for tourists from all countries.