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Shin Umeda City

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Address: 1-1-88 Oyodonaka, Kitaku, Osaka 531-0076, Osaka Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 6-6440-3899
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Great combination of Architecture, Views, Food and Garden

We happily spent a wet morning at the Umeda Sky Building, taking in the building and the views. The observation deck (there is an admission fee) is referred to as a "Sky Garden... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 20, 2015
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New Delhi, India
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

The view from the observatory is marvelous... but if one has already or would visit skytree tokyo than you may miss this spot.

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Brisbane, Australia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

We happily spent a wet morning at the Umeda Sky Building, taking in the building and the views. The observation deck (there is an admission fee) is referred to as a "Sky Garden" - be clear there is no garden up there, However there are 2 lovely gardens at ground level, one of which is overlooked by the basement food... More 

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Marilao, Philippines
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

Best time to visit this place is when the weather is good and there is less pollution / smog in the city to have better 360 degrees view of the whole city! Make sure to bring your camera's and at least 1000 Yen. On the top floor there is a small kiosk in which you can have a lock customized... More 

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Salem
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 25, 2015

Nice experience !! great view !!! no garden floating though !!! Nice place to go at sunset so one can see both day and night views.

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

I love the unique architecture of Umeda Sky Building! One must visit this place if you have a day or two in Osaka. There is a minimal charge to visit the floating garden and experience the magnificent view. I am speechless with the coolest escalator ever! You have to be ready with your selfie shots as soon as you get... More 

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Bishops Stortford
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2015

The open air view of Osaka at the top of this architecturally admirable building is top class. It's only a 10 minute walk from the main Osaka station so make sure you don't miss out on it!

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Lugano, Switzerland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

This is where the hanging gardens are, so definetly worth going on a clear day to enjoy the beautiful view.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The Umeda Sky Building, best known for its Floating Garden Observatory is part of the Shin Umeda City which comprise other buildings including The Westin Osaka. The Umeda Sky Building, comprising two 40-storey towers connected by the Floating Garden Observatory, is located about a ten-fifteen minutes walk from the nearest JR / subway station. If you have the time, do... More 

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

We enjoyed the sunset and night view but we had to walk passing a long underground walkway to get there. Nevertheless the visit to Umeda Floating Garden with high speed observatory lifts & fast moving glass elevator to the building's top floor was magnificent.

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Manila, Philippines
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

lots of restaurants from osaka station to umeda i like the building construction very cool escalator ride with entrance fee has a cafe or coffee shop in the observation deck with open area with cold winds

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