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Hep Five Ferris Wheel

Address: 5-15 Kakudacho, Kita-ku | Hep Five Mall, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture
Phone Number: +81 6-6313-0501
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Ranked #43 of 283 things to do in Osaka
Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Landmarks & points of interest, Sights & Landmarks

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

I don't know about the rest of the world, but I love myself a good Ferris Wheel ride! In total, the ride takes about 15 minutes to make a complete circle - some might think that it's slow & "boring" (as in previous post by others) but I loved taking in the entire sights of Osaka at a reasonable pace!... More 

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Malaysia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 30, 2015

Shopping centre not very interesting but being on the Ferris wheel was great to enjoy the view.use the day pass and its free

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Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
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55 reviews 55 reviews
38 attraction reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2015

This ferris wheel has great views, lasts a good 15mins and is pretty reasonably priced. Each pod has a speaker with cable to plug ur smartphone in to play your own music.

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Singapore, Singapore
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120 attraction reviews
596 helpful votes 596 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 28, 2014

This is one of three main attractions in Osaka which provide skyline views, the others being Umeda Sky Building and the Tempozan Ferris Wheel next to the Kaiyukan Aquarium. This was the most convenient, being located next to the JR Osaka train station. Tickets cost 500 yen each, which you buy from a machine. The ferris wheel trip takes about... More 

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10 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2014

Compared to the Giant wheel by the bay, this is located just 5 mins walk from main JR Osaka terminal. Great view of city if u are short on time and it's a wet day. If time permits, I would opt for the Giant wheel located at Tempozan. But if u are on Osaka Amazing Pass, both (and loads of... More 

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Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 12, 2014

A lovely Ferris wheel ride, nice & slow & enables you to take in the city and get perspective & very reasonably priced. I did however feel a little funny as we moved out over the street! I wasn't expecting it as I'm not afraid of heights! Kids loved it.

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Macau, China
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4 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Inside the cart, there are direction maps both sides of the seats telling you the attaction points. We could even have a glimpse of the Osaka Castle. Very nice to give the visitors a brief look at the famous area of Osaka city.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Interesting and got a good view of the Osaka skyline but not extraordinary..…the kids enjoyed it however especially the helipad spotting

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Klang, Malaysia
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41 reviews 41 reviews
36 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Is just like Tempozan Ferris Wheel in Osakako station (near Kaiyuken Aquarium) but different view. My friend found there is speaker at the back of seat and can just plug-in to play songs along the ride. Making it more enjoyable. Anyway is free entrance with present Osaka Amazing Pass :D

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Seoul, South Korea
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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2014

Having ridden different ferris wheels at different locations, including the Tempozan ferris wheel, this one was very unique and fun, even though this one's smaller. Located on top of a building, surrounded by more buildings, lighted in bright red, it was quite exciting rolling along the office buildings. I could even see inside of the some of offices working late.... More 

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