Hep Five Ferris Wheel

Osaka, Japan

About Hep Five Ferris Wheel

The HEP Five Ferris Wheel, perched atop the HEP Five shopping mall in the bustling district of Umeda, Osaka, is an iconic landmark offering stunning panoramic views of the city. Standing at 106 meters tall, the Ferris wheel features 52 colorful gondolas, each providing a unique vantage point to admire Osaka’s skyline. This attraction illuminates the cityscape with a dazzling light show in the evening, creating a magical atmosphere for riders.

The Ferris wheel operates from 11:00 am to 11:00 pm, with the last entry at 10:45 pm, making it a convenient stop for both early birds and night owls. Tickets are reasonably priced at 600 yen for primary school students and older, with children under 5 years old riding for free. Conveniently located just a short walk from Umeda and Osaka stations, it’s easily accessible by train, subway, or even a brief taxi ride.

HEP Five, the complex housing the Ferris wheel, is a popular destination in itself, drawing around 17 million visitors annually. It features over 170 shops, restaurants, and entertainment facilities, making it a vibrant hub of fashion and culture in Osaka.

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    • Sunset Spot
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