Minoo Park is the best place to see autumn colors located in the outskirts of Osaka. Natural forested valley with scenic beauty, with high mountains and wonderful Mino Waterfall. Minoo Park is the closest place to the busy city of Osaka, and the place may be very crowded on weekend. It is just take 30 minutes to reached from Umeda downtown. The hiking path extends around three kilometers through the valley.
There are some of restaurants, cafe, souvenir shops along the path. The unique snack called momiji tempura, it is a maple leaves fried in batter.
Minoo waterfall is about 2,7 kilometers from Minoh Station. Many of spots to take picture around the path on the way to the waterfall.