Universal Studios Japan in Osaka is the most famous theme park in the Kansai region and one of the six Universal Studios theme parks worldwide. It was the first Universal Studios-branded theme park to be built in Asia. Opened in March 2001, it is after Tokyo Disney Resort is the most visited amusement park in Japan.
General admission began on June 19th but is limited to guests with an annual or studio pass and Kansai area residents. This is done in conjunction with nationwide coronavirus measures.
Universal Studios Japan has eight departments: Hollywood, New York, San Francisco, Jurassic Park, Waterworld, Amity Village, Universal Wonderland and The Magical World of Harry Potter. There is plenty for visitors to experience: from kid-friendly carousels to thrilling roller coasters and simulations based on popular films like Spiderman, Back to the Future, Terminator 2, and Jurassic Park.
In addition, you have many opportunities to take photos with the mascots of popular characters such as Snoopy, Hello Kitty and the Muppets. There are also daily shows and parades that make a big impression, especially at night with beautiful lighting.
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