Ushitakisan is home to Daitoku-ji — a temple with a two-story pagoda designated as an Important Cultural Asset. Framed with the colors of autumn, the Tahōtō pagoda, bell tower, and Daishidō hall all make for stunning views.
How to get there
From Kishiwada Station (25 minutes from Namba Station on the airport express), catch the local Nankai bus to Ushitakayama (50 minutes). You can also catch the bus from Kumeda Station on the JR Hanwa Line (50 minutes from Osaka Station with one change).