Basel Tourismus and Switzerland Tourism offer a great number of tours, allowing you to design your very own program.
Instead of taking a guided tour, you can explore Basel using tramways and busses, or travel to other destinations in Switzerland by train.
Recommendations for guided tours:
Recommendations for visits and activities on your own:
Places of interest in Basel: Fondation Beyeler, Kunstmuseum Basel, the Zoo, Basel Tattoo, and many more ...
Day tours to other destinations: Berne, Lucerne, Zurich, Murten, Schaffhausen, Freiburg (D), Colmar (F): See SBB timetable.
Holidays in Switzerland: Summer destinations, Hiking.
The Rhine Falls near Schaffhausen are situated some 70 km east of Basel. They are Europe's largest waterfall.
The city of Schaffhausen is also worth a visit. The little castle on the picture is a youth hostel.
The Aletsch Glacier is the largest glacier of the Alps. It can best be seen from Jungfraujoch or from Eggishorn.
From Basel, it takes a day to get there and enjoy the landscape.
Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.