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La Santa Maria

1-1-10 Kaigandori Minato-ku, Osaka 552-0022, Osaka Prefecture
+81 570-045-551
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Lack of info

I was refused to get on board because I arrived at the place only five mins prior to the last ship... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Larissa L
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Hong Kong, China
Stay away

Stay away, Unless you are weirdly interested in containers and harbors. They have beer though. So... read more

Reviewed 12 June 2017
Morten Ø
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1-1-10 Kaigandori Minato-ku, Osaka 552-0022, Osaka Prefecture
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+81 570-045-551

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Reviewed 12 June 2017

I was refused to get on board because I arrived at the place only five mins prior to the last ship departing. I understood, but I read that there were night cruises on the osaka info website so I was hoping to get on the...More

1  Thank Larissa L
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Stay away, Unless you are weirdly interested in containers and harbors. They have beer though. So if you just wanna sit on a boat an do nothing i guess its ok

1  Thank Morten Ø
Reviewed 11 May 2017

The cruise is not excited, it's relaxing and very stable cruise. No worries about sea sickness. The La Santa Maria is a good place for a 45 minutes break at Tempozan Harbor Village area. Complimentary admission with the Osaka Amazing Pass and no need to...More

1  Thank summer_khleung
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

Some decent sights but the city is the main attraction. Stick to a boat trip on the river in the city

Thank Stephen E
Reviewed 7 May 2017

It is not authentic, but still a good way to see Osaka waterfront. Go with your Osaka Amazing Pass for a free 40 min cruise in Osaka Bay port. Popular with high school kids, good energy.

Thank roast_pigeon
Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

We decided to ride the Santa Maria as we had the Amazing Osaka Pass. The total time for the boat ride itself is around 50 mins. The ride itself was not particularly exciting and the views were just okay. I usually get sea sick and...More

Thank millzorz
Reviewed 27 January 2017

Spent an hour or so on the cruise and the Ferris Wheel - both free using the Osaka Amazing Pass. We timed it around sunset for the best views. The cruise was relaxing and comfortable enough, though it can get windy on the upper deck....More

Thank ECWorld
Reviewed 26 December 2016

Santa Maria is a 45 minute excursion cruise around the bay of Osaka. The pirate style ship houses indoors restaurant and also an exhibition below. Plenty of chairs on the topside. Fare is free for amazing pass holder.

Thank fajaradiartha
Reviewed 9 December 2016

Cruise seems safe, crew very good, no issues with this aspect. However this cruse is a total waste of your time if you are visiting Osaka/Japan from overseas. Its extremely boring, despite the audio commentary. If you've been on a ship of any sort, then...More

1  Thank LPig12
Reviewed 14 November 2016

You can buy a ticket for this along with the Osaka aquarium tickets. The boarding area is clearly marked, people tend to queue up around 15 minutes before departure. The ship itself is a replica of Columbus' famous ship, can't say why but it does...More

Thank iamapizza
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26 March 2015|
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Response from GPS828 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for late reply. I don't think I can help you much. The only thing I can help you is to google suijo bus japan (can't post link here). Hope it helps!
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