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Basel Trip Planner

This quaint Swiss perched on the northwestern part of Switzerland, is soaked in medieval glory. Popular across the world for its annual carnival, albeit drawing crowds throughout the year, Basel does not cease charming you. Making you want more of the old-world magic, this city is full of opportunities to explore the European past like none other. Engulfed by the countries of France and Germany, this Swiss town is a beautiful mélange of influenced diversity. If you are contemplating Basel trip planning, look no further as we present to you one of the most sought after Basel itinerary planner. With a good comprehension of all the facets of Basel, our Basel trip planner allows flexibility letting you plan a trip to Basel, just the way you want it.

Being a part of the Schengen countries, you need to avail a Schengen visa to explore Basel. Along with holding a valid visa, you must carry valid identity proofs and permits.

Plan a Trip to Basel

Getting to Basel, you need to arrive at the world’s only tri-national airport, the Euroairport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg. Located in the French land, this airport lies just 4-kilometers from Basel. The airport is well connected by most major airlines. Currently, there are talks going about building a larger air base for Basel. Alternatively, you can also reach Basel by train, bus, tram routes of the Swiss-French border, car and even a boat, given river Rhine’s easy accessibility. Whereas getting around Basel, is concerned the best way to do so is on foot! However, there are public buses and trams available too. You can even rent a bicycle for some more fun. Indeed, transport in Basel, is not a problem.

Basel Trip Planning Tool

Things to do in Basel are plenty, given the number attractions this place, each unique, it is hard to zero in on those that can be referred to as the top attractions in Basel. Attractions can be classified into Museums, Old Town Attractions, and some natural attractions. Top tours in Basel usually include attractions like the Münster and Pfalz, Elisabethen, Marktplatz, Rathaus and the Kunstmuseum Basel. While exploring these mainstream attractions, it’s a good idea to include some offbeat attractions in your schedule too like the Basel Zoo and the Rhine river. Let us plan your perfect trip for Basel through Basel trip planner

Basel’s notable café culture is a brilliant way to get that characteristic European vibe. If you happen to be here around summer, it only gets better as you get the opportunity to devour some gorgeous cuisine at these quaint cafes lacing the cobbled streets of Basel. Mensa Universität Basel, Marktplatz and Barfüsserplatz, and Mister Wong are the must-try restaurants of Basel for their brilliant variety.

With all this and much more, you are certain to have a great time in Basel.

Basel Trip Planner

Know Your Trip Budget for Your Dream Vacation to Basel

How much does it cost to travel to Basel

Plan your trip to Basel with an estimated budget for your travel. The average daily cost of food in Basel is USD 128.24 per person. For a family of four, the cost of eating out is USD 512.96. For accommodation, be ready to spend around USD 91 for a budget accommodation and USD for a luxury hotel, per day, per person. For getting around Basel, you will need a rough figure of USD 92.34 per day. For detailed Basel trip cost calculator, use Basel Trip Planner.

  • Average Price of a Mid-Range Trip in Basel

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 620 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 4340 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 8680 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 18600 Per Person
  • Average Price of a Budget Trip in Basel

  • Average Daily Cost* USD 174 Per Person
  • Cost for One Week USD 1218 Per Person
  • Cost for Two Weeks USD 2436 Per Person
  • Cost for One Month USD 5220 Per Person

*Based on Food, Accommodation & Transportation

How much will it cost once you're in Basel

Food & Drinks
  • 3-Course meal (mid-range) USD 51.3
  • Fast food Combo meal USD 15.39
  • Coffee (Cappuccino regular) USD 5.35
  • Bottle of Water (1.5 L) USD 1.44
  • Soft Drinks (Coke/Pepsi, 0.33 L) USD 4.24
  • Domestic Beer (0.5 L) USD 1.83
Accommodation & Transportation
  • Budget Accommodation USD 91
  • Taxi Start (Standard Tariff) USD 7.18
  • Taxi per km (Standard Tariff) USD 3.49
  • One-way Ticket (Local Transit) USD 3.69
  • Fuel (1 L) USD 1.55