Top Hotels in Basel
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Top things to do in Basel
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Places to Visit in Basel
We've got all the sightseeing info you need for your forthcoming trip to Basel. Grab your planner and get ready to start topping up that itinerary. Basel and the Messeturm Basel are often mentioned together. A vacation here simply wouldn't be complete without exploring this iconic attraction. You don't have to worry about getting bored in this spirited city. The Beyeler Foundation and the Basel Zoo will be sure to keep you occupied. The Basel Historical Museum and Basler Muenster are also some noteworthy sights that are bound to impress. Many weighty decisions have been negotiated behind the doors of Basel Town Hall. Take it in from afar or up close on an open day or a tour. Visitors in this destination have a great range of options. History has infinite lessons. Soak up the knowledge and learn from days gone by at Jewish Museum. Still have time on your hands? They say music is to the soul what words are to the mind. At Music Museum you'll be able to get an education in one of mankind's most beautiful art forms.
A vacation is a wonderful time to chill out and relax. It's also the ideal time to jump into new experiences! Your trip to Basel is about to get a whole lot more exciting. There are loads of activities on offer, including:
- The Photogenic Side of Basel with a Local
- Basel city tour - 4 hours - with private tour guide
- Discover Basels Art with a Local
- Architectural Walk of Basel with a Local
- Discover Basel in 60 Minutes with a Local
- Foodie Tour of Basel - Tasty Swiss Food with a Local
For a comprehensive list of activities, jump onto our Basel things to do page.
After a full day of exploring the sights in Basel, kick your shoes off in one of 75 accommodations. The greatest cheap vacations and luxury getaways are only the beginning at Expedia. The Radisson Blu Hotel, Basel (Steinentorstrasse 25) and the Hilton Basel (Aeschengraben 31) are two of the higher-ranking choices in Basel. Stay at either and you're bound to have the best guest services in town. If you're after something a bit cheaper, the B&B Pappelweg - 2 (Pappelweg 2) or the Inter-Hotel Captain Hôtel (Rue du 19 Novembre) could be a better fit. Basel is the home of the Messeturm Basel. If you want to stay within a stone's throw of this star attraction, the Swissotel Le Plaza Basel is just 0.2 miles away. Equally popular is the Hyperion Hotel Basel, just 0.1 miles away.
Nearest Airports to Basel
Working out the logistics of your trip to Basel? Wondering where you'll be flying into? EuroAirport (BSL) is the most convenient terminal. Once you've disembarked and strolled out of the arrival gate, you'll be 4 miles from the happening main streets.