5 days in Basel Itinerary

5 days in Basel Itinerary

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5 days in Basel Itinerary

Start: Paris
train:  3​h 30​min
1
Basel
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: Dublin

4
nights
Basel

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Basel side-trips: Bern (Aare River, UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, & more), Interlaken (Harderkulm, Heidi's Photo Chalet, & more) and Lake Brienz (in Brienz). There's more to do: don't miss a visit to Rathaus and take a stroll through Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Basel online holiday planner .

Paris, France to Basel is an approximately 3-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, Basel is slightly colder at night with lows of 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Basel

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bern, Interlaken, Lake Brienz
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Rathaus ©
Rathaus
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

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