24 Hour Guide to Basel, Switzerland
Art. Culture. History. Food. Luxury. The Rhine River. Basel has a lot going on and I had limited time to see it so I took in the highlights as fast as I could.
Basel Switzerland Best things to do and eat
Travelling to Basel in Switzerland by car is a great way to experience the country side. You want to discover the best things to do and eat in Basel Switzerland?
Basel, Switzerland. Located on the Rhine River near the borders of France and Germany, Basel contains the country's highest concentration of museums. The culture-centric city, site of the world's most influential art market each June, is also home to the lovely Munster Cathedral, made of red sandstone with a multi-colored tile roof.
Private Transfer from Basel to Several Destinations in Switzerland. Situated on the south and west bank is Great Basel with the medieval old town at its center. Little Basel, featuring much of the nightlife, is on the north bank. But to end in beauty and charm, you will travel straight to Eguisheim, one of the most beautiful villages in France.
Basel is one of the important cities of Switzerland. One of Switzerland's underrated tourist destinations, Basel has a beautiful medieval old town centre, a vibrant Carnival, and several world class art museums built by architects like Renzo Piano, Mario Botta and Herzog & De Meuron.
Swiss Indoors Basel – the biggest national sports event and one of the most important indoor tennis tournaments in the world always brings together the tennis world elite (October). Basel Autumn Fair – the biggest fun fair in Switzerland featuring countless stalls and rides (October/November).
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