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Often considered the Gateway to Western Japan, Osaka is conveniently located near two of Japan’s ancient capitals, Kyoto and Nara. Originally known as Naniwa, and once the imperial capital of Japan, modern day Osaka is the country’s third-largest city and is one of its most vital commercial and industrial centers.

Explore the centuries of heritage and history that awaits visitors of Japan’s traditional economic and cultural capital. Only a short distance from Dotonbori, Namba and Universal Studios Japan, The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka is the perfect place to discover the many treasures this city has to offer.

Contact The Ritz-Carlton, Osaka’s concierge for additional destination information.