Andrea Dulanska

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Basel Wettsteinbrücke und der Rhein


  • Nearly 40 museums to choose from
  • Basel's romantic old town
  • Schifflände Pier
  • Discover Kleinbasel
  • Rhine
Daniela Dysli

«Basel convinces with its charm and its renowned museums.»

Daniela - Our Switzerland expert

Day 1

Arrival by public transport from your starting point in Switzerland to Basel. Known for its art scene, architecture, and cultural events Basel will pique the interest of those looking for culture in an easy-to-get-around city that is filled with numerous museums and galleries.
Overnight in Basel

Highlights: Old town of Basel, Rhine

Rhine swimming in Basel.

Day 2

Not without reason, Basel is known as Switzerland’s cultural capital. One of the best things to do in the city is to explore the old town which dates to the 15th century and is one of the best-preserved old towns in Europe. Stop by the town hall and Marktplatz – Basels central square.
Overnight in Basel

Highlights: Local market, independent shops

Eine ausgedehnte Shoppingtour durch Basel im Sommer

Day 3

A visit to the Kunstmuseum is well worth a visit and is one of the oldest museums in Europe. Return trip by public transport from Basel to your final destination in Switzerland or extend your stay.

Highlights: World-known museums all over the city are to explore

Das Kunstmuseum in Basel.


  • All rail travel per itinerary
  • Overnight stay incl. breakfast in Basel
  • BaselCard for local transportation and various discounts
  • From price applies per person in a 3-star double room, 2nd class travel, excluding flights
  • Booking period: all year round
  • Travel period: 01.01. - 29.12.2023
  • Price example calculated on 01.07.2022 for 01.10.2023

Good to know

  • All our packages exclude flights – see Flight Options
  • Travel documents are sent by email and in exceptional cases by post.
  • Additional overnight stays in Basel bookable
  • Choose from a range of activities which can be added during the online booking process
  • The included Basel Card (issued by your hotel on arrival) offers, among other things, free public transport in Basel and 50% discount on entry to 22 museums in Basel


  • Benefit from over 100 2 for 1 offers and save up to CHF 4,500 with the Swiss Coupon Pass

Flight Options

Book flights to Switzerland

Our in-house flights experts will be happy to offer advice and to book the most convenient flight for your trip.

Your flights will be covered by our package booking conditions and will be protected under our ATOL license. We will charge £35 per person for this flight booking service. 

Alternatively book your flights directly with Swiss - our preferred partner for flights to Switzerland.

Speak to an expert

We are both the official and largest tour operator for holidays to Switzerland and have been in operation for over 30 years with ABTA and ATOL protection. Please give us a call and we will be happy to go through your plans. Call +44 207 420 4900 to speak with us or send us your travel request via [email protected].

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