Discover Basel

If you are fond of arts, nature or fine cuisine, you will find a large variety of activities on both sides of the river Rhine. Browse our recommendations and insider tips on the following pages to find inspiration for your upcoming trip to Basel.

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BASELS SIGHTS

The Old Town of Großbasel (left of the river) and Kleinbasel (right of the river), the river Rhine itself and its parade of ferry boats, parks and arts - here you will find a selection of the most interesting sights in Basel at one glance.

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ART IN BASEL

Arts and design are omnipresent in Basel. The artfully constructed city houses museums with famous artworks, exhibitions with renowned artists as well as the “Art Basel” fair.

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SHOPPING IN BASEL

Whether you are looking for elegant designer stores or small boutiques – shopping in Basel always means a lot of fun.

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AROUND BASEL

Basel and Weil am Rhein are located right in the middle of the country triangle formed by Germany, Switzerland and France, which is surrounded by amazing landscapes.

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ENTERTAINMENT

Current events, highlights and a few insider tips - this is how your trip to Basel turns into a very special one!

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RESTAURANTS, BARS & CLUBS

Check out our insider tips for a night out in Basel and choose from a selection of the finest restaurants, cozy bars and fancy clubs, where you can dance through the night.

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EXPLORING BASEL WITH KIDS

Discover the country triangle of Germany, Switzerland and France with the whole family. We have assembled some excursions that will be fun for both kids and grown-ups.

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EXCURSIONS IN BASEL AND WEIL AM RHEIN

Check out the website of our partner Regiondo to find interesting ideas and offers for an unforgettable time in Basel and Weil am Rhein.