Osaka Wonder Cruise

Cruise the rivers of Osaka and see the city from the waterways!

Wonder Cruise boarding locations

A. Dotonbori 2

Get on the Wonder Cruise here to cruise the Dotonbori river right in front of the Glico running man neon sign! The Dotonbori 2 Wonder Cruise boarding point is about 2-3 minutes walk from bus stop 6 Dotonbori Teppan-Jinya and  here you can visit DOTON PLAZA for tax free shopping or take a stroll along Dotonbori shopping street and river.

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B. Love Central (Close to bus stop 11)

Love Central. Close to entertainment area Kitashinchi and next to Nakanoshima, and island in the middle of the river with parks, eating places and the beautiful Osaka City Central Public Hall building. You can walk here from bus stop 11 Kitashinchi in about 5-7 minutes. It is also about 10 minutes walk from Yodoyabashi station on the Midosuji subway line(the red line).

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C. Temmabashi Hachikenyahama Keihan City Mall (Close to bus stop 9)

Temmabashi Hachikenyahama at Keihan City Mall is both a Wonder Cruise boarding point and Wonder Loop bus stop. Here you can also get on the subway, city bus network, and Keihan Railway Kyoto line. Located just by the river this is a great place to take a break and relax for a few minutes.

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D. Minatomachi B

Minatomachi B. Please note that this docking place is not used on every round.

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Wonder Cruise Schedule October

Bus & Cruise 2 days + Subway 1 day

  • 2 Days Hop On Hop Off Bus
  • 2 Days Hop On Hop Of Cruise Boat
  • 1 Day Subway Pass 
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  1. Maximum capacity for 12 persons. We have the right to refuse boarding when the boat is full. Child of 12 years old or under must wear a lifejacket under cruising law.
  2. Make sure to check our website for cruising schedule. The cruise will cancel during to weather conditions such as strong wind, rain etc.
  3. Be seated when departure until the captain gives permission to stand. Fore deck is not allowed during berthing and departure.
  4. No smoking all times.
  5. Watch your step when boarding the boat and getting off. Water level may cruise large steps between the boat and wharfs.
  6. Beware of your height when cruising under the bridge.
  7. Regulation for berthing is 10 min. Be punctual before boarding the boat. During all times, the boat captain has authority to reject customer who may interfere.