Osaka, Higashinari and Joto, are nearby suburbs which are also worth exploring.
Do try to see some of the nearby museums and galleries, which help make the area the special place it is. Take a tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the fascinating displays at the Osaka Science Museum, the Osaka Museum of History and the Osaka Museum of Oriental Ceramics. There are a number of interesting galleries to visit near here including the Osaka National Museum of Art. To experience the city’s dynamic artistic culture, book a show at one of the gorgeous performance venues such as Festival Hall, the Umeda Arts Theater and the Osaka Symphony Hall.
Get your body moving in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. When Mother Nature beckons, visit Nakanoshima Park, a place where families can breathe in the fresh air.
Spend a few hours at HEP Five and the Tenjinbashi-suji Shopping Arcade for a satisfying dose of retail therapy.
When you’re ready to rest your weary head after a long day exploring the many charms of Asahi, check in to one of the area’s convenient short and long stay accommodation options. The Hearton Hotel Nishiumeda, the Hotel Monterey La Soeur Osaka and the Hotel Monterey Osaka are among the best places to stay while you are enjoying this special area.