The airport itself, connected to the motorway leading straight into Basel, is a perfect destination to pick up your car and start your holiday right away.
Basel Airport is also known by the names of EuroAirport, Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport as well as Mulhouse Airport and Freiburg Airport. It has three different airport codes and is located close to all three cities.
Sightseeing in Basel
You can’t visit Basel without stopping at Zoo Basel. With over 1.7 million visitors per year, it is the most visited tourist attraction here. You will be able to see an abundance of animals as well as interact with them. Visit the destination that the locals proudly call their zoo.
Why not visit the Museum of Fine Arts? Kunstmuseum Basel is located by the Rhine River and it proudly holds the world's oldest art collection accessible to the public. Enjoy paintings and sculptures dating back to the 15th Century in this beautifully presented museum.
Fancy a trip to the shops? The famous department store Manor has two locations in Basel. Located in both Greifengasse and in the St. Jakob Park Shopping Centre you’re never far from their popular fashion label. With clothing and accessories for all the family it’s perfect for some retail therapy. Food lovers are also in luck as Manor has a renowned food department to satisfy your needs.
Why not explore the city during an exciting treasure hunt? You will have the opportunity to ramble through Basel finding hidden spots, solving challenges and answering to all sorts of different questions. After picking up all the materials at the Basel Tourist Centre you can set off equipped with a city map and various locations to visit.
Day Trips From Basel
Fancy escaping the rat race of the city? Why not jump in your car and head out into the countryside? After a leisurely two hour drive through the beautiful landscape of Switzerland, you will find yourself immersed in the world-famous Swiss Alps. Here you can marvel at the jaw-dropping landscapes, jump on a set of skis or watch skiers whizz past.