1 day in Germany & Basel Itinerary

1 day in Germany & Basel Itinerary

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Cologne, Germany
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Basel, Switzerland
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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cologne Cathedral.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Cologne trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Cologne is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Cologne are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time for travel to Basel.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites
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Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral

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Basel, Switzerland

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.
To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Basel trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Cologne to Basel takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You will leave for home on the 3rd (Mon).

Things to do in Basel

Museums Nightlife Parks
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