Enjoy eating & walking! Osu shopping district has over 1200 stores!
The most vibrant shopping street in Nagoya is Osu shopping district. Every street has different cultures, and people come here regardless of their age, gender or nationality. Enjoy eating specialties including miso cutlets, chicken wings, unique confectionery etc. while walking! You can freely enter shops that interest you as this is a tour for you! There are shops for kawaii women, an electric town for otaku and much more.
A fun experience is to visit 2 temples, old and new. Both are historical, however one is traditional, the other a modern temple that is rare nationwide. This is a unique experience like no other!
Visit a game center, a popular amusement! Enjoy UFO catchers and purikura.
・One of Japan's three largest electric towns. Highly popular to Anime fans and electric item lovers
・Many cute food photos, great for Instagrammers
・Visit both old and new temples
・Find you favorite game at a game center with the lastest games
・Osu Kannon: Let's visit the temple from where the name of Osu shopping district originated. We introduce you the traditional way to visit temples, try and master it!
・Kushihaccho: Miso Katsu (miso cutlets), tebasaki (chicken wings) and dote ni (meat simmered in soup) are all specialites of Nagoya! They can be eaten at a cheap price. Purchasable from one item, this is perfect for eating & walking. Let's try the Nagoya miso taste, you cannot miss this opportunity!
・Shinsuzume: You can't miss out on this when eating & walking in Osu shopping district! It is a dango (Japanese dumpling stored) loved by the locals. With a slight smoky taste, this customers keep wanting more. There are many repeaters of this store.
・Tako Saku: A popular with large queues on weekends and holidays. A takoyaki crisp on the outside, and melting inside. Osaka is famous for takoyaki, but tasty takoyaki can be found in Nagoya.
・Fureai Hiroba: A symbol of the shopping street, the 2.2 Osu maneki neko is a great photo spot! Take a photo as a memory of your trip. There is also a large open space to take a break.
・Nayabashi Manjyu Banshou An: Try shinise manjyu only found in Osu at a long established store. Try the agemanbou, which makes eating manyu easier.
・TAITO STATION Osu ten: A Japanese amusement center for all, children, men, and women. Find the prize you want and take a challenge. Try purikura.
・Banshoji: Rainbow colored lanters projected on a LED monitor. Is this really a temple? Yes, it is a temple with over 470 years of history. As it is a temple with a different character, it is almost like an amusement park for the Japanese. Let's go to see the large white dragon created by light and water!
・Please wear comfortable clothing as you will be walking alot
・Lunch (dinner) spot is included
・Kushihaccho do de hacchoo, Shinsuzume is closed on Wednesdays. If spots are temporarily closed routes will be adjusted accordingly
・It will cost 2,000 JPY to experience all recommended spots (Food & Drinks: 1,500 JPY, Game center: 500 JPY)
The following expenses are not included in the tour fee. Please bring extra money to experience this tour to its fullest.
-Travel expenses and entrance fees (about JPY 1000)
-Money for food, souvenirs and extra activities not mentioned in the explanation of the tour above.
In front of Nagoya Station Central Exit (Central North Exit)