3 days in Basel Itinerary

3 days in Basel Itinerary

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Basel
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Basel

Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Basel is known for sightseeing, museums, zoos & aquariums, historic sites, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basel Minster, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, examine the collection at Basel Paper Mill Museum, and don't miss a visit to Rathaus (Municipio).

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Basel vacation builder.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Zürich Airport and Basel Mulhouse Freiburg. In September, daytime highs in Basel are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Basel

Sightseeing Museums Parks

Side Trips

Fondation Beyeler, Goetheanum
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Basel Minster
Zoo Basel
Rathaus (Municipio)

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