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Japan

TOKYO

OSAKA

OSAKA


Airport Information

Name of airport: Kansai International
Distance to town: 50 km
Airport tax: JPY 2,600
Transportation between airport and city:

Flying hours from Hong Kong on direct flights

3 4/15 hours

Visa

Required for HK Passport holders and HKCI holders
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Customs allowance

Tobacco: 500g of tobacco or 400 cigarettes or 100 cigars
Liquor: 3 bottles of liquor (760c.c. each)
2 ounces of perfume
Gift and souvenirs other than the above whose total market value does not exceed JPY200,000
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Currency

Yen (JPY)
Approximately JPY1,000=HK$74.005=US$9.43
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Tax

Airport Tax
- International: JPY 2,600
- Domestic: Tax included in airfare
Sales Tax
- 3 %

Time Zone

GMT: + 9
Difference from Hong Kong: + 1

Accommodation

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Transportation

Bus
Taxi
Train
Ferry
Shinkansen super express

Tourist Attractions

Osaka
Osaka-jo Castle
Sumiyoshi Taisha Shrine
Shitenno-ji Temple
Temmangu Shrine
Kyoto
Higashi Honganji Temple
Nishi Honganji Temple
Sanjusangendo Temple
Kiyomizu Temple
Gion Corner
Ginkakuji Michi
Kinkakuji
Nijo-jo Castle
Ryoanji Temple
Tenryuji Temple
Toei Uzumasa Eiga-mura

Tours and Activities

Tours from Hong Kong

Shopping Guide

Osaka
Denden Town

Weather

Spring (Mar - May): 19 C
Summer (Jun - Aug): 30 C
Autumn (Sep - Nov): 23 C
Winter (Dec - Feb): 10 C
Temperature - Five Day City Forcast
Precipitation - Five Day City Forcast

Language

Official Languages: Japanese
Language of Business and Administration: Japanese and English

Electricity

110 volts, 50 cycles AC

Emergency and Useful Tel. No.

S.O.S. Worldwide Alarm Centres: Please click here
Emergency calls for Police: dial 110

Public Holidays

1997
Jan 1,15; Feb 11; Mar 20,29; Apr 29; May 3-5; Jul 20,21; Sep 15,23; Oct 10;
Nov 3,23,24; Dec 23
1998
Jan 1,15; Feb 11; Mar 20; Apr 29; May 3-5; Jul 20,21; Sep 15,23; Oct 10;
Nov 3,23; Dec 23

Tourism Organizations

Japan National Tourist Organization Homepage
The Huis Ten Bosch
The Huis Ten Bosch Skipper

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