1 day in Basel Itinerary

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Zoo Basel, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basel Munster, then admire the masterpieces at Jean Tinguely Museum, and finally wander the streets of Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Basel trip itinerary builder website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Zürich Airport, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg and Bern Belp Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Basel can reach 62°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel ©
Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel
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Basel Munster
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Zoo Basel

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