Guided Tour


“Strolling on Water” Guided Tour

Dotonbori Course

Bestselling No.1

Dotonbori is one of the most popular sightseeing spots in Osaka, with countless shiny billboards fighting for your attention as if in a theme park. This guided tour is beloved by tourists and locals alike, as it allows one to enjoy Dotonbori from a brand new angle on the river. Don’t take us by our words, join us and see for yourself!



Departing from β Hommachibashi

Course β Hommachibashi → Higashi Yokobori River → Dotonbori River → Minatomachi Dock
【Departure time】11:00/14:00
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Departing from Minatomachi Dock
Course Minatomachi Dock → Dotonbori River → Higashi Yokobori River → β Hommachibashi
【Departure time】12:30/15:30
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※This is a one-way course starting and finishing at different docks.
※Duration is approximately 60 minutes


Adult JPY 5,000
Child(aged 6-12) JPY 4,000
Preschooler(aged 1-5) JPY 2,000

Weekend & public holiday
Adult JPY 5,500
Child(aged 6-12) JPY 4,400
Preschooler(aged 1-5) JPY 2,200

※Free of charge for infants less than one year old
※Available languages: English, Chinese, Japanese
※Foreigners and locals looking to learn a new language are both welcome!


β Hommachibashi
Wooden building in the middle of a park, facilitated with multi-purpose toilet and diaper-changing station. No worries even if you’re traveling with young children!

Google Map
4-8 Hommachibashi, Chuo Ward, Osaka
●OsakaMetro Sakaisuji Line, Sakaisuji-Honmachi Station, exit 12 (5 minutes)
●OsakaMetro Chuo Line, Sakaisuji-Honmachi Station, exit 1 (5 minutes)
●OsakaMetro Tanimachi Line, Tanimachi 4-chome Station, exit 4 (8 minutes)

Minatomachi Dock(Daikoku Bridge North Side)

A dock right on the Tombori Riverwalk, a convenient spot for both shopping and sightseeing. Please note that here is no restroom nearby.

Google Map
《NOTICE》The dock is relocated!
※From 15 May onwards, the Minatomachi Dock is moved from Namba Hatch to Daikoku Bridge. Please be aware that a map search might lead you to the old location.
●Namba / Osaka-Namba Station of various train lines


Duration Approximately 60 minutes
Requirements No age restriction, children must be accompanied by adult
Life jacket must be worn at all times (free rental)
Capacity 1-6 person(s) per boat(chartered)
Weather contingency Tour will proceed as normal in rain; if warning signal is issued or condition is deemed unsafe by staff, tour will be cancelled
Reservation Priority will be given to guests with reservation; walk-in only accepted when there is vacancy
Cancellation 100% cancellation fee within 2 days before departure


Course Departing from β Hommachibashi
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Course Departing from Minatomachi Dock
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