Basel is a small city on the Rhine River, located in northwest Switzerland, near the borders with France and Germany. Its medieval old town surrounds Marktplatz, dominated by the 16th-century Town Hall.
Switzerland’s oldest university city
What to see
Popular and famous attractions and landmark from Swiss rich history and culture.
What to eat in Basel
Classic Swiss and international cuisine and obligatory fondue, they are all on the menu.
Where to stay
Hotels for every taste, guest houses and various accomodation options available.