Expo 2025
Kansai Tourism Bureau

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Light up your life
with a trip in Kansai, Japan

The World Expo is coming to Osaka, Kansai, Japan under the theme of “Designing a Future Society that’s Bright and Full of Life”. The event will offer a glimpse at new tech innovations and designs for a future society, giving each and every one of us the chance to come together and truly imagine a better here and beyond. As new social and environmental changes face our world, it’s all the more clear that every individual has the essential, brilliant energy that will drive us into a brighter tomorrow. Prepare to hone the senses in a new kind of experience that’s sure to inspire a whole new point of view. Kansai is the home to a distinct culture borne of a long-told history, the bustle of people and a sustainable, regional flair that’s spun into the very lives of each generation. As you plan your visit to the expo, why not journey into the wonders that await around in Kansai. Take a trip that’s sure to light up your life, here in Kansai, Japan. Just step on over and you’ll see exactly why Kansai is the home of the World Expo.

Featured Travel

  • An Intimate Noh Performance Set in an Extravagant Private Hall

    An Intimate Noh Performance Set in an Extravagant Private Hall

  • Trace the roots of Tea Ceremony in a Rarely Opened Tea Room

    Trace the roots of Tea Ceremony in a Rarely Opened Tea Room

  • See a Master “Echizen” Papermaker’s Craft Unfold Before Your Eyes

    See a Master “Echizen” Papermaker’s Craft Unfold Before Your Eyes

  • An Evening Noh Performance over Kobe’s Glittering Nightscape

    An Evening Noh Performance over Kobe’s Glittering Nightscape

  • Meet the Vanishing Lion, the Traveling Ise-daikagura Dancers

    Meet the Vanishing Lion, the Traveling Ise-daikagura Dancers

  • Experience the spirit of prayer at the Shugendo Konpon Dojo

    Experience the spirit of prayer at the Shugendo Konpon Dojo

  • Private Zen Meditation in a Seldom Opened National Hall of Treasures

    Private Zen Meditation in a Seldom Opened National Hall of Treasures

  • A Village’s Prized Puppets, Dancing on an Open-air Mountain Stage

    A Village’s Prized Puppets, Dancing on an Open-air Mountain Stage

  • The Realm of Light in Shadows Unveiled by the Porcelain Potter

    The Realm of Light in Shadows Unveiled by the Porcelain Potter

  • In Kumano, the “land of rebirth,” we renew our spirits

    In Kumano, the “land of rebirth,” we renew our spirits

  • An Intimate Noh Performance Set in an Extravagant Private Hall

    An Intimate Noh Performance Set in an Extravagant Private Hall

  • Trace the roots of Tea Ceremony in a Rarely Opened Tea Room

    Trace the roots of Tea Ceremony in a Rarely Opened Tea Room

  • See a Master “Echizen” Papermaker’s Craft Unfold Before Your Eyes

    See a Master “Echizen” Papermaker’s Craft Unfold Before Your Eyes

  • An Evening Noh Performance over Kobe’s Glittering Nightscape

    An Evening Noh Performance over Kobe’s Glittering Nightscape

  • Meet the Vanishing Lion, the Traveling Ise-daikagura Dancers

    Meet the Vanishing Lion, the Traveling Ise-daikagura Dancers

  • Experience the spirit of prayer at the Shugendo Konpon Dojo

    Experience the spirit of prayer at the Shugendo Konpon Dojo

  • Private Zen Meditation in a Seldom Opened National Hall of Treasures

    Private Zen Meditation in a Seldom Opened National Hall of Treasures

  • A Village’s Prized Puppets, Dancing on an Open-air Mountain Stage

    A Village’s Prized Puppets, Dancing on an Open-air Mountain Stage

  • The Realm of Light in Shadows Unveiled by the Porcelain Potter

    The Realm of Light in Shadows Unveiled by the Porcelain Potter

  • In Kumano, the “land of rebirth,” we renew our spirits

    In Kumano, the “land of rebirth,” we renew our spirits

Ranking

  • See a Master “Echizen” Papermaker’s Craft Unfold Before Your Eyes

    Area

    Fukui Prefecture

    Theme

    Experiences Facilities

    See a Master “Echizen” Papermaker’s Craft Unfold Before Your Eyes
  • The Realm of Light in Shadows Unveiled by the Porcelain Potter

    Area

    Tottori Prefecture

    Theme

    Tourist Attractions

    The Realm of Light in Shadows Unveiled by the Porcelain Potter
  • Meet the Vanishing Lion, the Traveling Ise-daikagura Dancers

    Area

    Mie Prefecture

    Theme

    Cultural Facilities

    Meet the Vanishing Lion, the Traveling Ise-daikagura Dancers