Outdoor Activities in Basel

Outdoor activities in Basel are a mix of adventure sports and some laid-back vibes amidst scenic beauty. Basel comes with an ideal terrain and atmosphere to spend active holidays and make plenty of unforgettable memories. So, explore the wilderness of Basel and spend some time in the lap of nature with these exciting outdoor activities Basel has to offer. From the most adventurous experiences to the most popular ones, the following list combines it all to make sure you do not miss these unique experiences while planning a trip to Basel.

From sunrise to sunset, let's discover the best spots for outdoor activities in Basel:

  1. #1 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 2231 itineraries
    Basel Zoo

    Tags: Zoo

    Address: Binningerstrasse 40, 4054 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 08:00 am - 06:30 pm Details

    The Basel Zoo is renowned not only for its repertoire of animals, but also for the breeding program where they breed endangered species in captivity. Spanning almost 17 hectares, the Basel Zoo is a fu...Read more

  2. #2 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 1229 itineraries
    The Cathedral Munster

    Tags: Religious Site, View Point, Cathedral

    Address: Rittergasse 3, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Basel Cathedral is a popular tourist attraction. Standing tall overlooking the Rhine, it doesn’t take much to deduce the importance of this red sandstone walled twin towered Cathedral. Rebui...Read more

  3. #3 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 473 itineraries
    Rathaus

    Tags: Historical Site

    Address: AltstadtGrossbasel, Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 07:00 am - 05:00 pm Details

    The Rathaus or City Hall, dominated the Market Plaza with its red facade. Built in the 1501, the City Hall was built to symbolize the city inclusion in to the Swiss Confederate. The centre of City Hal...Read more

  4. #4 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 912 itineraries
    Spalentor

    Tags: Landmark

    Address: Spalenvorstadt, 4056 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Not many know this, but in the medieval days, Basel was a walled city complete with city gates. Three of these city gates still stand and the most beautiful and grandest one of them all is the Gate of...Read more

  5. #5 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 5 itineraries
    Ploy Siam Restaurant

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    Address: Güterstrasse 187, 4053 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 11:30 am - 02:00 pm Details

    For enjoying the authentic Thai food, Ploy Siam Restaurant can be the perfect choice with its generous portion of food at a cheap price and friendly service of the staffs who are multilingual. Juicy m...Read more

  6. #6 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
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    Address: Oberer Rheinweg 67, 4058 Basel, Switzerland

    The Zum Rothen Schneck right on the banks of the Rhine River is one of the hidden jewels of the city offering ethereal views of the river to enjoy for hours on end. This three-storied building with an...Read more

  7. #7 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 22 itineraries
    Coop City Basel Pfauen Food

    Tags: Market

    Address: Freie Str. 75, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 08:30 am - 07:00 pm Details

    From the clothes and accessories according to the latest fashion trends, decor items, footwear, cosmetics, grocery, stationery or toys, Pfauen supermarket is there to cater all your needs, There is a ...Read more

  8. #8 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 177 itineraries
    Kirchgemeindehaus Oekolampad

    Tags: Church, Religious Site

    Address: Allschwilerpl. 22, 4055 Basel, Switzerland

    The Church of the Oekolampad (Oekolampad, also known as the Oekolampad) is a Protestant-Reformed church in the city of Basel since 2011. It is named after the Basel reformer, Johannes Oekolampad. The ...Read more

  9. #9 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 47 itineraries
    Tinguely Fountain

    Tags: Fountain

    Address: Klostergasse 7, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details

    Basel is blessed with a black asphalt fountain piece know as the Carnival Fountain or the Tinguely Fountain created by the famous artist Jean Tinguely in 1977. It was built as a gift to the city with ...Read more

  10. #10 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: St. Alban-Rheinweg 60, 4052 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 10:00 am - 06:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Jessica Moore

    Awful exhibitions and the staff is grumpy and unfriendly. It’s a shame because the building is beautiful and they could do so much with it.

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  11. #11 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 380 itineraries
    Bern, Bahnhof Image
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    Tags: Station

    Address: Switzerland

    Google Reviews
    Mohamad Nasri

    Very good all in all. The public space outside the station works well especially because it's covered by the curved transparent and light roof. The modern look of this shelter contrasts favorably with...

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  12. #12 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 28 itineraries
    Radisson Blu Hotel Basel Image
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    Address: Steinentorstrasse 25, 4051 Basel, Switzerland

    Timings: 24-hrs Details
    Google Reviews
    MARK JONES

    Top Class hotel. Luxury stay with awesome view to amazingly beautiful In my second stay, It was awesome experience. Rooms are large, super clean.. Really 5 star rated.. highly recommended.

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  13. #13 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    Congress Center Basel Image
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    Address: Messepl. 21, 4058 Basel, Switzerland

    Google Reviews
    Moser Amoser@freenet.ch

    Musical: "simply the best" super

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  14. #14 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 15 itineraries
  15. #15 of 26 Outdoors Activities in Basel
    - Used in 1 itinerary
    Ausstellungsraum Klingental Image
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    Tags: Museum

    Address: Kasernenstrasse 23

    Timings: 11:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
    Google Reviews
    Claudio Bucher

    Das Modell der mittelalterlichen Stadt Basel hat es mir besonders angetan

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