The medieval Old Town in the heart of Basel is a delight. Start in Marktplatz, which is dominated by the astonishingly vivid red facade...
This 13th-century cathedral is a mix of Gothic exteriors and Romanesque interiors and was largely rebuilt after an earthquake in 1356....
Zum Roten Engel
This student-filled venue, spilling onto an irresistible, tiny cobblestone square, is great for a latte and snacks by day and a glass of...
This cosy, 1st-floor eatery offers a mix of traditional timber touches and a whiff of art nouveau in the decor. They do various types of...
Basler Personenschiffahrt information
Lonely Planet review
Between mid-April and mid-October Basler Personenschiffahrt operates city/harbour boat cruises , along with a range of options for long trips to Rheinfelden, or brunch, jazz and dinner jaunts. Cruises depart from Schifflände, near the Mittlere Brücke.