Unstoppable Flower Viewing in summer: The Lily Sea at Osaka Bay – Osaka Maishima Lily Garden

0 @ Osaka Maishima Lily Garden’s official site Maishima is an artificial Island in Osaka, it faces the Osaka bay and from there can see the Kobe bay in distance.   The Osaka Maishima Lily Garden is located on this artificial Island and inside the garden has 250,000 of lilies. Together the wide open beautiful sea view, it becomes the main theme of this year’s festival 『The rivalry show of Sea and Lily 』(海とゆりの競演) The 40,000 square meters Flower Sea A B C The flower sea is developed and extended along the seaside and divided into different areas, for example, 『Complex Area』, 『Yellow Area』 or 『Orange Area』. As picture shown each area is planted with different color’s lilies. The pure yellow or pure orange to created different visual effects.   Around the Island with Helicopter at low price 4 While viewing the lilies, you often see helicopters over your head. At first, I think it’s only for rich people but I found out it only costs 4,500 Yen (Child 3,500 Yen), then you can around the Maishima Island with the Helicopter. Value for Money’s Ticket Package The normal ticket for adult is 1,200Yen, however, Lily Garden work with different units and provides the preferential to visitors.

1.Buffet Lunch coupon

5 @ Osaka Maishima Lily Garden’s official site This is the preferential is provided by Hotel Universal Port. Adult only needs 2,500 Yen to get the admission ticket, while enjoy the buffet from the hotel, plus enjoy the free shuttle bus from Lily Garden to the hotel.

2.Hot Spring Coupon

6 @ Osaka Maishima Lily Garden’s official site This is a co-operation with Kamigataonsen Ikkyu. Weekday ticket is 1,400 Yen, while weekend is 1,600 Yen. This coupon includes the admission ticket and the hot spring coupon. In Jun there is free shuttle bus to the hot spring.

3.Pottery Making Experience Coupon

7 @ Osaka Maishima Lily Garden’s official site A co-operation with a pottery museum, which is also located in Maishima. Adult only needs 2,500 Yen. The coupon includes the admission ticket and pottery making experience coupon, visitor can make their own tea bowl or teacup or little plate   Additional Show – Free Hydrangea Flower Show Only 2 minutes walk from the Lily Garden, you can visit the free Hydrangea flower show. E D Although the scale of the show is not big, the show is still good you will not be disappointed. Postscript The Osaka Maishima Lily Garden will be opened till 3rd of July this year. People who are interested, I would suggest you visit there during the sunny day. The day that I went is cloudy, so could not really feel the beauty of the rivalry of the sea and lilies. However, it was nice to view the lilies while enjoying the sea breeze.   Osaka Maishima Lily Garden Address: 2-3-7 5 Hokukoryokuchi, Konohana Ward, Osaka, Osaka Prefecture 554-0042   Opening Hour and Admission Fee: 5/28 ~ 7/3 Weekday: 09:00 ~ 17:00 Weekend: 09:00 ~ 19:00   The last day of the exhibition (7/3): 09:00 ~ 17:00   Adult 1,200 Yen   Child 400 Yen   Official Website:   Transportation: There is direct bus from the bus station at Nishikujo Station. One-way fee 210 Yen Need stable WiFI connection when travel in Japan? Want to check out the map and train timetable at anytime? Ninja WiFi is your friend! Softbank’s latest model Hybrid 4G LTE, unlimited broadband data, 187Mbps speedy network connection, unbeatable speed, connecting up to 10 devices simultaneously is the best application to share with companion and friends. National-wide coverage, stable connection, Pick up at major airports or get by couriers. It’s simple and convenient. No deposit, No cheating. Now only cost HKD45 per day. Come and visit NIINJA WiFi for more details! After arriving the airport, only takes 1 minute to pick up the WiFi egg. Then you can travel around Japan right the way. Service in year-round! Super fast and convenient.