Basel, Switzerland

Map of Basel with roads and terrain

Transportation to Basel

Description

One of Switzerland's underrated tourist destinations, Basel has a beautiful medieval old town center, a fascinating Carnival, and several world class art museums built by architects like Renzo Piano, Mario Botta and Herzog & De Meuron. Basel is also rich in architecture old and new, with a Romanesque Munster (cathedral), a Renaissance Rathaus (town hall), and various examples of high quality contemporary architecture, including more buildings by Herzog & De Meuron, Richard Meier, Diener & Diener

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Accommodations in Basel

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Basel Back Pack

8.8
from 31
USD
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YMCA Hostel Basel

9.0
from 38
USD

Top Things to Do in Basel

Rheinfahre

Ferry

Basel Munster

Sacred & Religious Site

Basel Paper Mill Museum

Specialty Museum

Fine Arts Museum (Kunstmuseum)

Art Museum

Jean Tinguely Museum

Art Museum

Spalentor (City Gate)

Landmark

Altstadt

Neighborhood

Zoo Basel

Zoo

Rathaus

Landmark

Tinguely-Brunnen

Landmark

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Popular Tours in Basel

Private Transfer from Basel to Several Destinations in Switzerland

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With this private transfer service you meet your driver at Basel Airport or Hotel, and relax on the journey to your hotel or private residence or Airport. These... Read More

Private Transfer: Basel Airport to Basel Hotels

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With this private transfer service you meet your driver at Basel Airport, and relax on the journey to your hotel or private residence. These private vehicles can... Read More

Half-Day Lucerne Guided Tour from Basel with Hotel Pick-up and Drop-off

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Lucerne is one of the most beautiful cities in the world and is rich in attractions.The best way to discover Lucerne is by walk, better with a local tour guide.... Read More

Basel City Card

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Visit the beautiful city of Basel at the heart of Europe and discover local culture with the Basel Card. On the banks of the Rhine, at the border triangle of... Read More

Mount Titlis and Lucerne Day Tour Including Cable Car Ticket

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Explore Lucerne, Engelberg and Titlis Mountain on this day tour. Spend 2-hours traversing through Lucerne, one of the world’s prettiest cities. Then spend... Read More

Lazerfun included Transfer

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Lasertag is a fun and trendy indoor sport and reminds of  "Cops & Robbers" or a very high tech "hide-and-seek" Read More

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Basel Travel Tips & Reviews

Cost of Living in Basel

Daily Budget:
USD

71 - 102

Weekly Budget:
USD

497 - 710
Item Description Estimated Price
Fast Food Meal
USD
15.50
Cheap Local Restaurant Meal
USD
22.00
Mid-range Restaurant Meal
USD
46.75
Coffee at a Cafe
USD
5.00
Beer at a Bar
USD
7.00
Bottle of Wine from a Market
USD
15.50
Ticket to a Movie
USD
18.50
Ticket on Public Transportation
USD
3.50
Taxi (1km)
USD
3.50

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