- Umeda Sky Building / Floating Garden Observatory
- Address: 39F/40F/Roof, Umeda Sky Building, 1-1 Oyodo-naka, Kita-ku, Osaka-shi, Osaka
- Tel: +81-6-6440-3855
- Opening hours: 10:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (last entry 10:00 p.m.) * Different on special event days
- Closest stations: JR Osaka Station; Hankyu Railway, Umeda Station; Subway Modosuji Line, Umeda Station
Ranked by The Times of London as one of the top 20 buildings in the world. The spectacular 45 meter see-through escalator gives the impression of being suspended in space. It is especially popular among thrill-seeking visitors from overseas.
Recommended route <Time required:24 min>
"Hearton Hotel shinsaibashi"→ 2 min on foot → "Subway Midosuji Line, Shinsaibashi Station, Dest. Shin-Osaka / Senri-chuo" → 7 min → "Umeda Station" → 15 min on foot → "Umeda Sky Building"