Zoom
with a local in
Osaka

Video call with a local to plan your perfect trip or to ask for local tips, essential info and insider secrets!

City Unscripted Zoom with a local
City Unscripted Zoom with a local
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City Unscripted Zoom with a local

Chat to one of our locals via zoom and get answers to all your questions plus personalized recommendations on things to do, places to go, best local eats and logistics to make your trip a breeze.

How does it work?

  • Tell us about you

    After booking, answer our short questionnaire so we can choose the right host for your video call

  • Chat to your host

    Got questions? Ask away, and get insider tips based on your interests, travel style and what you want to see and do

  • Get your customised plan

    Get a summary of your conversation from your host, including a list of their recommendations and helpful links

City Unscripted Zoom with local

We don’t do deals with restaurants, shops or attractions so you’ll always get unbiased recommendations from our hosts!

Top private tours
in Osaka

Eat like a true Osakan in trendy Ura Namba
Food & Drink

Eat like a true Osakan in trendy Ura Namba

Tiny streets buzzing with locals feasting on delicious food; eat like a local in Osaka’s favorite culinary neighborhood with a host in the know

$157.23 per person

3 hours

Half day discovering electrifying Osaka
Half day

Half day discovering electrifying Osaka

4 hours tailored to what you want to see and do. So whether it's ticking off main sites or discovering hidden gems, it's up to you and your host!

$138.60 per person

4 hours

Sunrise to sunset: the ultimate Osaka experience
Full day

Sunrise to sunset: the ultimate Osaka experience

The Osaka you want to experience in a day! See the main sites, taste the unparalleled food scene, or go off the tourist trail. It's totally up to you!

$254.10 per person

8 hours

Kickstart Osaka: a three-hour crash course
Introduction to the city

Kickstart Osaka: a three-hour crash course

Your orientation begins here; a tailored intro-tour through buzzing districts for an Osaka overview

$109.73 per person

3 hours

Big Ben to Tower Bridge
Food & Drink

Street food heaven in Japan’s food capital

Try Osakan signature foods like "kushikatsu" skewers, "okonomiyaki" pancakes, and more on an experience tailored to your tastebuds!

$154.73 per person

3 hours

Day trip to Kyoto from Osaka
Day Trip

Day trip to Kyoto from Osaka

In mystical Kyoto, wood-built alleys and centuries old temples replace the skyscrapers in Osaka

$299.10 per person

8 hours

Experiences for all
types of travelers

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Experiences
for all types
of travelers

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Latest reviews from our guests

    La atención de Timea, fue paciente, agradable, atenta. Tenía referencias interesantes sobre los lugares que visitamos y sus recomendaciones fueron de mucha utilidad para disfrutar de este paseo y saber más sobre Japón. Timea's attention was patient, pleasant, attentive. Had interesting references about The places we visited, and their recommendations were very useful to enjoy. of this walk and know more about Japan.

    January 2023

    Sandra V

    Great tour. Andrew was very charismatic and informative. Made it fun even though most shops were closed due to holidays. Recommend!

    January 2023

    Javier O

    The tour was Fantastic!! We went to places we wouldn't even thing of going on our own. Our tour guide was super friendly and accommodated things for the kids as well. It was a great experience seeing Osaka through the eyes of a local. Highly recommend it. Our tour guide was GREAT!!! 100% a must do!!1

    January 2023

    Javier O

    Maria spoke excellent English and packed some great sites into three hours, and the found us a great place to have lunch. Thank you

    January 2023

    Peter M

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Travel planning consultation

Got questions about the city you’re visiting? Our local hosts have all the answers. City Unscripted will set your trip up for success with travel planning tips from our knowledgeable local insiders – the only travel consultants you’ll ever need.

With our simple travel planning service, you can chat with a like-minded local before you even board your flight! We’ll set up a video call or email conversation with a guide in the city you’re visiting, so you can get expert online travel advice to make your travel planning a breeze.

Save yourself the hours of researching online travel advice yourself. Whether you have questions about public transport, need advice on where to stay, or you simply want to arrive at your destination fully prepared with insider tips and tricks, our travel planning service will set you up.

What are you waiting for? Book a tour with City Unscripted and let’s get your travel planning started with top-notch online travel advice from the travel consultants who know it all – the locals!