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Basel City Sightseeing Bus Tour

Basel City Sightseeing Bus Tour

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57
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$26.54
From
$26.54
See the sights of Basel by City Sightseeing bus, and hop on and off around town to visit the landmarks, museums, and attractions that interest you most. The perfect way to sightsee at your own pace, the bus tour follows a route around the city center, passing the Kaserne Cultural Centre, the Roche Tower, and even the StĂŒcki Shoppingcenter. You’ll learn about each site from the audio commentary as you ride around town.
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* A traveler said: "This was an enjoyable, comfortable tour . Basel is a beautiful City. My travel companion left her purse on the bus and we were able to retrieve it when the dricver was finished for the day. How thankful and pleased in his effort to get the purse back to her."


Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Basel

Mount Pilatus Golden Round Trip with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Basel

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4
  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$517.51
Price varies by group size
From
$517.51
Price varies by group size
Enjoy the Swiss mountains and lakeside views on a day trip from Basel to Lucerne. With a private guide, you’ll travel by train to the idyllic lake city that’s loved for its alpine scenery. Take an hour-long cruise around Lake Lucerne, then travel up the world’s steepest cogwheel railway to the peak of Mt. Pilatus. After some time to explore the summit, you’ll return to Basel, enjoying gondola, bus, and train rides along the way.
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* A traveler said: "Adrian was a great guide for our day to Pilatus. We had an excellent day and saw a lot on the tour. Fun taking so many modes of transportation. Switzerland is beautiful."


Luzern City Tour with Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Basel

Luzern City Tour with Lake Cruise Small Group Tour from Basel

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5
  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$326.21
From
$326.21
Lucerne, located in central Switzerland and sited on lake Lucerne, is embedded with a spectacular mountain panorama. The town is a "must see" destination in Switzerland with it's attractions like the wooden chapel bridge. Spend your time on this guided tour in the old town, the world most known attractions and on a lake boat cruise.  Our tourguide accompanies you on this tour from the starting point, and answers your questions about the country and its people. The tour guide knows the way and shows you a few places away from the tourist flow.
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* A traveler said: "We were so fortunate to have Oskar guide us from Basel to Luzern. He is so knowledgeable about the train trip (and points of interest along the way), and once in Luzern, he took us to amazing sights both well-known and out-of-the-way. He is a delightful guide. He even suggested a great restaurant for our return to Basel (Walliserkanne, which was great). Thank you, Oskar!!"


Private Transfer: Basel Airport to Basel Hotels

Private Transfer: Basel Airport to Basel Hotels

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14
  • 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
$82.57
per group
From
$82.57
per group
With this private transfer service you meet your driver at Basel Airport, and relax on the journey to your hotel or private residence. These private vehicles can accommodate up to seven passengers. One way or round-trip options available.
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* A traveler said: "Having a friendly and personable driver gave us a wonderful first impression of Basel. Viator is always reliable."


1 Hour Private Walk of Basel

1 Hour Private Walk of Basel

  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$139.51
Price varies by group size
From
$139.51
Price varies by group size
This experience is provided by a private Local. You only have an hour to fall in love with Basel? Challenge accepted! Discover Basel during a short but sweet excursion, in which you will learn the most interesting facts about the city, the local lifestyle and the modern transformation of the city. We will meet at St. Albans Tor and will go on our stroll from there :-) Discover what the everyday life of a local looks like and learn where the city gets its characteristic ambience from, by seeing it through the eyes of a local. Walking through the city, you will discover exactly what makes Basel special! This is also your chance to get insider tips about the best cafes, restaurants and bars to visit during your time here and learn how to make the most out of your visit. This is the perfect experience for someone visiting the city for the first time or someone that wants to rediscover it!
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Stories of Basel's Old Town

Stories of Basel's Old Town

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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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$22.12
From
$22.12
Explore Basel’s historic Old Town, hear stories from the dim and distant past and discover what makes the city special on this 2-hour Basel walking tour. Follow a guide through Basel’s pretty Old Town and gain insight into its 15th-century history. Take in top city attractions such as Basel Minster, the Barfüsserkirche, City Hall, the Museum der Kulturen and Tinguely Fountain. Along the way, admire the city’s bold and modern architecture, and see how the centuries have shaped the Basel of today.
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* A traveler said: "Interesting tour with lots of variety in the areas showcased and the related stories. Participants were organized into smaller groups based on language preference, enabling the guides to give unilingual presentations and cover much more than would otherwise be possible. Pace was relaxed but efficient. Our guide spoke excellent English."


Basel's Heritage with a Treat

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Basel's Heritage with a Treat

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2
  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$126.27
$148.56
$22.29 savings
Price varies by group size
From
$126.27
$148.56
$22.29 savings
Price varies by group size
Stroll through the heart of Basel and long lasting heritage. Your guide will escort you inside the best this small city has to offer, such as the 500 year old Roothus (Town Hall) built from 1019 to 1700 holding some of the most distinct paintings.. Or even, the house where the art of pharmacology was founded and the famous Basler MĂŒnster with a breathtaking view of the Basel... This can only be continued by the city’s artistic side with the opera house and it’s musical fountain. Venez Discover, brings the best out of each place by meticulously crafting each tour exclusively while taking care of our environment. We aim to bring the love, passion and interest for our planet in each tour or service provided to you.
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* A traveler said: "Excellent and guide was super nice and good. Highly recommend both she and the tour. Fanny Katz, Travel Advisor Basel -- In this private tour felt I saw and learned the city of Basel. Will send clients in future and use this tour."


Basel City Center Private Tour

Basel City Center Private Tour

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2
  • 3 to 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$248.80
Price varies by group size
From
$248.80
Price varies by group size
Explore the cultural capital of Switzerland with a private tour of the Basel city highlights. Skip the hassle of navigating the city streets on your own and follow your guide as you explore the Kleinbasel district along the Rhine River and the old buildings and narrow alleyways of Grossbasel. You’ll learn about the history and culture of this city from you guide and get ideas where to dine and what to do with your remaining time in Basel.
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* A traveler said: "Oskar was an amazing and knowledgeable guide. He individualized the tour and in four hours gave up multiple experiences and tips for further exploration."


Private Transfer from Basel to Several Destinations in Switzerland

Private Transfer from Basel to Several Destinations in Switzerland

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2
  • Free Cancellation
From
$589.76
per group
From
$589.76
per group
With this private transfer service you meet your driver at Basel Airport (BSL EuroAirport), Hotel or harbor (pls let us know which of the 3 ports you will be arriving), and relax on the journey to your hotel, private residence, Airport or any other destination. These private vehicles can accommodate up to 4 passengers. Choose your drop-off in any of these cities: Zurich, Bern, Geneva, Lucerne, Davos, Lugano, Lausanne, Interlaken and Engelberg
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* A traveler said: "Driver was prompt courteous and the process was hassle free. Just what we wanted."


Best of Basel in 60 minutes - Discover the city with a Local

Best of Basel in 60 minutes - Discover the city with a Local

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4
  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
From
$62.39
From
$62.39
Basel is Switzerland’s third largest city and known for its atmospheric Old Town, thriving art scene, and views of the Rhine River. This express tour is ideal for first-time visitors or those short on time. Get to know the city in just one hour with a local guide to show you all the most memorable monuments, as well as offering advice on where to eat, drink, or shop in the city. See the Rathaus, the Minster Church, the Les Trois Rois bar, and more.
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* A traveler said: "Chad was knowledgeable about Basel culture and the history. He answered all our questions very well. Would do another guided tour with him."


Half-Day Zurich Guided Tour from Basel

Half-Day Zurich Guided Tour from Basel

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2
  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$447.99
Price varies by group size
From
$447.99
Price varies by group size
If you want to see Zurich but have only half a day free, this guided city tour with transport from Basel is the answer. With several different itinerary options to choose from, the experience lets you focus your time on the sights that interest you most. Perhaps you'll learn about Albert Einstein on a downtown walk around Zurich, or check out the city's legendary coffee houses and chocolates on a candy-focused tour. The trip also includes a Basel hotel pickup and drop-off service by luxury minivan.
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* A traveler said: "This was an amazing trip! The drive to Amsterdam was perfect. Michael the driver was really really fun and informative and helpful! Our guide was so impressive - he took time to allow us to experience the city in a unique and personal way. I would highly recommend this trip to everyone. We learned about so much of the history in a manner that allowed us to truly absorb the facts because it was so individually tailored. And the guide loved sharing his town."


Basel Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

Basel Like a Local: Customized Private Tour

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1
  • 2 to 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
$42.82
Price varies by group size
From
$42.82
Price varies by group size
With our walking tours, you’ll skip the mundane historical tours and discover the city through a local’s eyes. Experience a tour that will transform the way you travel to make it as much about the people you meet, as it is the places you see. Our local guides (Lokafyers) are passionate about their city and eager to share their knowledge and perspective. Since Lokafyers are not professional guides and tour occasionally, they provide an experience that’s authentic and personal, like a friend showing you around their city. By the end of the tour, you'll feel comfortable navigating the city and confident that you have all the information you need to make the most of your stay.
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* A traveler said: "The guide was a wealth of knowledge. She narrated the entire time. It was an educational tour of Basel. It included a lot of walking, but was worth it."


Lucerne Walking and Boat Tour: The Total Swiss Experience from Basel

Lucerne Walking and Boat Tour: The Total Swiss Experience from Basel

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1
  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$1,492.81
per group
From
$1,492.81
per group
Experience the best of Lucerne on a private 3-hour sightseeing tour. Round-trip transportation from your Basel hotel allows you to appreciate your surroundings, rather than stress over finding your own way. Forget grainy off-center selfies and let a professional photograph you in front of the city’s top sights (optional). A 1-hour boat tour and lift ticket to visit Lucerne Castle are also included.
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City tour Basel

City tour Basel

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1
  • 1 hour 10 minutes to 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$20.42
From
$20.42
This tour is a mix of entertainment and culture, history and the present. I offer personal service and respond to customer requests. I am happy to adapt my tour individually depending on your interests. Questions are allowed and welcome.
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Beaune & Burgundy’s Vineyards From Basel

Beaune & Burgundy’s Vineyards From Basel

  • 10 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$852.78
Price varies by group size
From
$852.78
Price varies by group size
Our Beaune & Burgundy’s Vineyard tour will transport you back in time, to a world where castles, artisan wine, and ancient traditions ruled. Visit three local vineyards, each with their own unique style and history, and sample authentic Burgundy wine straight from the cellars. Throw in a visit to the gothic masterpiece, the Hospices de Beaune, where you will be able to explore eerie 18th century pharmacies, and learn more about the building’s colorful history.
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Luzern City Tour with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Basel

Luzern City Tour with Lake Cruise Private Tour from Basel

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1
  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$463.33
Price varies by group size
From
$463.33
Price varies by group size
With medieval architecture and spectacular Alpine scenery, Lucerne is the perfect day trip from nearby Basel—but organising public transport to make the most of your trip can be a challenge. On this private city tour, explore Lucerne and Lake Lucerne by boat, bus, and train with all your travel tickets from Basel included, and reach top attractions including the Chapel Bridge and the Lion of Lucerne with ease.
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Neuchñtel’s Castle & Wine Discovery From Geneva

Neuchñtel’s Castle & Wine Discovery From Geneva

  • 6 hours 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$445.90
Price varies by group size
From
$445.90
Price varies by group size
Set in the foothills of the epic Jura Mountains, the region of Neuchñtel offers visitors a heady combination of Medieval architecture, world-famous wine, and Alpine scenery. Our adventure will take us to the heart of Neuchñtel Old Town, where we will discover the ancient Neuchñtel castle, whose main tower delights with views across the Alps. Satisfy your inner sommelier at a local vineyard, and scratch beneath the surface of the region’s wine scene as we head underground to the working cellars. Sample a banquet of local specialties, ranging from dry whites to full-bodied reds, and learn about the tipples from a regional wine expert.
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Lake Luzern local excursion

Lake Luzern local excursion

  • 3 hours
From
$732.81
per group
From
$732.81
per group
Planning a trip to Switzerland? What about visiting Lucerne? Situated next to the beautiful Lake Lucerne, the city is the economic, social and cultural center of central Switzerland. Which are the best Lucerne sights? Your attention will also be struck by the magnificent churches and historic castles and towers. Choose Lake Luzern local Excursion tour to discover the most famous sights around the city. Wha’s included in the Lake Lucerne local excursion? You will have the chance to discover Noteworthy attractions which include the Chapel Bridge, Rathaus St. Matthew Church, Old Swiss House, and other interesting sights. Looking for a romantic attraction in Lucerne? The tour is complemented with a boat ride experience across Lake Lucerne. There’s so much to explore in this amazing city, you’ll need to allow plenty of time to cover off everything! Get ready to experience Switzerland from a different perspective. A local charismatic guide will reveal interesting facts about Lucerne
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Guided tour “Love stories of Basel

Guided tour “Love stories of Basel"

  • 2 hours
From
$488.14
per group
From
$488.14
per group
An exclusive tour for all the romantics of the world! Together with the professional local guide, you will visit the most romantic places in the city. You will feel spellbound in a charming atmosphere. What is considered as one of the best places to have a date in the city? Where can you make lovely photos? You will be surprised how many historical love stories are hidden in the streets, buildings, parks of the city. From heartbreaking and tragic, to the hilarious or spicy ones. What is so special about Walter and Beata Zibungs’s loe story? What does the Old Town of Basel and De-Wette Park have to offer? This tour is especially recommended in the Saint Valentine period!
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The Best of Basel Walking Tour

The Best of Basel Walking Tour

  • 3 hours
From
$488.14
per group
From
$488.14
per group
Planning a trip to Switzerland? What about visiting Basel? Basel offers you the chance to discover historic sights of a city straddling at the Rhine river in the northwest part of Switzerland on the very border with France and German. Switzerland's third-largest city is well known for its chemical and pharmaceutical industries. The city is also well known for its vibrant cultural scene, particularly in art and theatre. Basel has a generous offering of art galleries, museums, opera houses, and theatres. Wha’s included in The Best of Basel City Walking Tour? You will have the chance to discover Europe’s greatest river: The Rhine. Stops at Rittergasse, MĂŒnster Cathedral, MĂŒnster Pfalz, Kleinbasel, and other interesting sights are included. Enough great reasons to venture to Basel anytime of year Get ready to experience Switzerland from a different perspective. A local charismatic guide will reveal interesting facts about Basel history.
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Jungfraujoch & Interlaken’s Secrets From Basel

Jungfraujoch & Interlaken’s Secrets From Basel

  • 13 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$940.95
Price varies by group size
From
$940.95
Price varies by group size
This tour will take you to “The Top of Europe”, as you scale the highest railway station in Europe, the Jungfraujoch. This epic viewing platform offers unrivaled views of the Swiss Alps and access to world-class hiking trails. On the way, you will discover the thundering Staubbach Falls, the pretty town of Wengen, and learn about the history and culture which define the Jungfrau region. Last but not least you will have the chance to explore bustling Interlaken, which was nicknamed “the pearl of the Alps” for its elegant architecture and stunning mountain views.
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Sail to Basel and then explore either Bern, Luzern, Zurich or the Swiss Alps.

Sail to Basel and then explore either Bern, Luzern, Zurich or the Swiss Alps.

  • 8 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$675.09
Price varies by group size
From
$675.09
Price varies by group size
This tour allows customers arriving from Basel by River boat, several options to choose from when visiting Switzerland. Choose from Zurich, Switzerland`s busiest city, the capital Bern, the gem of Luzern and even Basel on the Rhine itself. Basel will involve the old town and the cathedral, Luzern the wooden bridge and the Lion Monument, Zurich the Frauen and Gross Munster and Bern the clocktower and the Bear Enclosure. Or go via nature and visit Mount Pilatus and the Lake Luzern region, the Bernese Oberland and Interlakien, Lauterbrunnedn or Grindelwald, the Rhinefalls or other stunning nature spots in Switzerland. There are several to choose from. The idea is that you can select where you want to visit or perhaps think of extending your trip by few days. Feel free to get in touch and discuss your trip.
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From Basel to Colmar (France): The Full Private Discovery Tour of Alsace!

From Basel to Colmar (France): The Full Private Discovery Tour of Alsace!

  • 8 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
$805.14
per group
From
$805.14
per group
From Basel, we propose you today a beautiful tour with a local expert, explaining you everything about the history of Alsace, the traditions and all the cultural aspects of this beautiful area of France. You will visit Colmar but as well the beautiful villages of Eguisheim (Classified one of the most splendid village of France) and Riquewihr (which did inspire the decorum of the fairy tale ‘’The Beauty and the Beast’’ by Disney). At your own pace, you will discover many gems hidden along the scenic & panoramic wine road. A fantastic way to discover the most gorgeous area in the most professional and friendly manner, within the advantage of a comfortable and modern private minivan. The idea today is to go where the others do not go, to show you the key sights, as well as the lesser known places off the beaten track. Please note that this tour is reserved only for your own party. Ask your driver at the beginning of the tour, it could be easily customized according to your own wishes.
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Mount-Pilatus Heritage & Beer Delight From Basel

Mount-Pilatus Heritage & Beer Delight From Basel

  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
$352.92
Price varies by group size
From
$352.92
Price varies by group size
Towering over the city of Lucerne like a monument to the Swiss wilderness, Mount Pilatus is a must-visit for nature lovers. This stunning massif boasts several stunning peaks, set within a playground of soaring rock faces, lush rolling valleys, and a network of meandering emerald lakes. The tallest peak in the group, Mount Pilatus, reaches a heady 2,132 meters above sea level and is beloved by visitors for its sensational views over the region. Venez Discover takes you to the heart of the sights, with opportunities to explore the Pilatus summit, ride the famous aerial cable cars, and discover the iconic Brauwerkstatt Kriens Brewery, where traditional Lucerne beer is brewed. This adventure is perfect for nature lovers and beer aficionados alike, with options to adapt the itinerary to your needs.
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