Things to do in Basel

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Basel Attractions

Eager to know the most popular things to do in Basel? Enticing shopping, fantastic food and lots of sensational tourist attractions are just the tip of the iceberg. Get ready to pack your bags and discover the gems of this bustling city.

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Free Things to Do in Basel

Heading to Basel on a budget? The following can be experienced for zip.

Basel Natural History Museum - Stroll the halls and explore the fascinating displays and collections at this museum.

Altstadt - Come to grips with some of the interesting history of the region through this attraction.

Marktplatz - Arrange a visit and discover the importance of this place to the local community.

Martinskirche - Do a bit of quiet reflection and find out a few things about this site's religious importance.

Botanischer Garten der Universitat - Organize a picnic and enjoy a walk around the beautiful plants.

Things to Do in Basel with Kids

There's fun for all the family no matter where you wander in Basel. Here are a few family friendly experiences to do together that are bound to make your break a blast:


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