Take one of Europe’s most scenic rail journeys on a private full-day Glacier Express train tour from Basel. Enjoy a guided walking tour of the mountain-ringed town of Chur, and then settle into the world-famous Glacier Express. Travel through what’s known as Switzerland’s ‘Grand Canyon,’ pass wide valleys, mountain gorges, and wooden villages, and enjoy a 3-course lunch at your seat. Round-trip travel from Basel included.
Experience the unique day tour within group to the glacier world and all-year-place of snow in the Alps. You meet your tour guide in Basel at the train station. Together you travel typically Swiss-style by train to Bern for a short stop and then to Interlaken. Here the journey with the Jungfraubahn starts via Grindelwald-Kleine Scheidegg to the Top of Europe.
At the Jungfraujoch, you enjoy the guided round tour of all attractions like the Sphinx terrace, the ice cave, alpine sensation exhibition and the snow plateau. The tour takes approx. 1 hour, before you have some free time at your disposal. You will travel back together with the tour guide via Interlaken and Bern to your starting point.
Experience the unique day tour within a small group to the Matterhorn area, the glacier world and all-year-place of snow in the Alps. You meet your tour guide in Basel at the train station. Together you travel typically Swiss-style by train to Visp (2 hours) and from there by the coghwheel train to Zermatt. At Zermatt you will walk through the historical part of this alpine village and get many information about the history of climbing the Matterhorn. Your tourguide will lead you after that to the « Matterhorn railway », the coghwheel train that will take you to Mount Gornergrat, the best place for stunning views to the Matterhorn. Enjoy your time at your disposal (approx. 2 hours), where you can have lunch with a 360-degrees-panorama. You will travel back together with the tour guide to Zermatt, where the return travel via Visp to Bern will take place. Your tourguide will lead you to your train back to Zurich. Our local tour guide is happy to answer all your questions during the day.
Experience the unique day tour within a small group to the glacier world and all-year-place of snow in the Alps. You meet your tour guide in Basel at the train station. Together you travel typically Swiss-style by train Luzern (1 hour) and from there by the Engelberg-Express to Engelberg. After a 5 mins. walk, you will board the gondola to Mount Titlis. The first section takes you to the middle station « Stand », from where you board the revolving cable car. At the peak, you enjoy a guided tour to the terrace and through the ice cave, where you arrive to the cliff walk, the highest suspension bridge in Europe. After crossing this on 11000ft altitude, you will take a seat on the « Ice flyer », the seating chair lift which hovers over the glacier. The tour takes approx. 1 hour, before you have some free time at your disposal. You will travel back together with the tour guide to Lucerne. Your tourguide will lead you to your train back to Basel.
The "Golden Round Trip" — a popular route for tourists — involves taking a boat from Lucerne across Lake Lucerne to Alpnachstad, going up on the cogwheel railway, coming down on the aerial cableways and panorama gondolas, and taking a bus back to Lucerne with your private tourguide.
Mount Pilatus is a mountain massiv with several peaks, overlooking Lucerne. The top can be reached with the Pilatus Railway, the world's steepest cogwheel railway, from Alpnachstad, operating from May to November (depending on snow conditions) and the whole year with the aerial panorama gondolas and aerial cableways from Kriens.
Experience the unique day tour within a small group to city of Luzern. You meet your tour guide in Basel at the train station. Together you travel typically Swiss-style by train to Luzern (1 hour) and you will make your way first to the world known wooden chapel bridge. Continue through the old town, passing along the « Kornmarkt », the « Spreuer bridge » to the « Schwanenplatz ». Walk along the lake shore to arrive at the «Lion monument». Your tourguide will tell you the story of this sculpture, before you continue to the St. Leodgar church. A short bus ride to the train station will take place, a stop at the concert hall will take place before, you will board one of the lake Lucerne boats for a cruise. The cruise will take approx. 1 hour. Enjoy the view to the Lucerne bay, the surrounding mountains and the scenery. You will arrive back in central Lucerne by boat. You can extend your stay at your own, or your tourguide leads you back to the train to Basel.
Stroll through the heart of Basel and long lasting heritage. Your guide will escort you inside the best this small city has to offer, such as the 500 year old Roothus (Town Hall) built from 1019 to 1700 holding some of the most distinct paintings.. Or even, the house where the art of pharmacology was founded and the famous Basler Münster with a breathtaking view of the Basel... This can only be continued by the city’s artistic side with the opera house and it’s musical fountain.
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Experience the unique day tour within a small group to the capital city of Switzerland. You meet your tour guide in Basel at the train station. Together you travel typically Swiss-style by train to Bern (1 hour) and you will make your way first to the garden of roses. Enjoy the view over the old town of Bern. Your will continue with your tourguide to the bear park, crossing the river to get into the old town, walk through the « Matte » area before getting up to the minster church. Get insider information about the city parliament, the clock tower and our political system, when standing in front of the federal building. You can extend your stay at your own, or your tourguide leads you back to the train to Basel.
Explore the cultural capital of Switzerland with a private tour of the Basel city highlights. Skip the hassle of navigating the city streets on your own and follow your guide as you explore the Kleinbasel district along the Rhine River and the old buildings and narrow alleyways of Grossbasel. You’ll learn about the history and culture of this city from you guide and get ideas where to dine and what to do with your remaining time in Basel.
A unique opportunity to discover Freiburg and the Black Forest in the most comfortable way.
Visit this charming and lovely town at your own paste, enjoy the breathtaking panorama from the panoramic road, cross the lovely villages & discover the traditions and history of the southwestern German culture.
This Experience is provided by a private local.
Discover the historical side of Basel with a passionate local who wants to share all the best-kept secrets of Basel with you!
Our excursion will start at the Marktplatz You will learn about the various architectural styles from different time periods and find out how the city has changed over time. From visiting churches to discovering the history behind the red city hall or even about the oldest bridge in town, you will encounter unique sites that an ordinary tourist tour won’t show you!
We know that travelling is the best way of learning, and having a knowledgeable local by your side to give you insider tips and share local secrets is even better!
Of course, if you wish to learn about something in particular or have a special interest, just let me know, and I will adjust the itinerary for you!
See the sights of Basel by City Sightseeing bus, and hop on and off around town to visit the landmarks, museums, and attractions that interest you most. The perfect way to sightsee at your own pace, the bus tour follows a route around the city center, passing the Kaserne Cultural Centre, the Roche Tower, and even the Stücki Shoppingcenter. You’ll learn about each site from the audio commentary as you ride around town.
Basel is Switzerland’s third largest city and known for its atmospheric Old Town, thriving art scene, and views of the Rhine River. This express tour is ideal for first-time visitors or those short on time. Get to know the city in just one hour with a local guide to show you all the most memorable monuments, as well as offering advice on where to eat, drink, or shop in the city. See the Rathaus, the Minster Church, the Les Trois Rois bar, and more.
This experience is provided by a private local.
Discover the most impressive buildings in Basel and learn about the history behind each of these historical buildings and structures in this invigorating architectural walk.
Join me on this adventure to discover the beauty and history of the city’s most significant buildings and get to know a bit more about the local culture in Switzerland from a local’s perspective.
During this walk, you will become better acquainted with the local architecture, while also learning about the way in which this has changed over the years with the city becoming modern while still keeping its unique character.
You will get to learn about the world-famous architects such as Richard Meier or Frank O. Gehry, and get more insight into how Basel came to be a melting pot of architectural wonders.
Enjoy the Swiss mountains and lakeside views on a day trip from Basel to Lucerne. With a private guide, you’ll travel by train to the idyllic lake city that’s loved for its alpine scenery. Take an hour-long cruise around Lake Lucerne, then travel up the world’s steepest cogwheel railway to the peak of Mt. Pilatus. After some time to explore the summit, you’ll return to Basel, enjoying gondola, bus, and train rides along the way.
Reaching the 11,000 foot-tall peak at Jungfraujoch, known as the “Top of Europe,” is no easy feat, even with the help of cable cars and railways. Streamline your ascent—and make the most of your time—on this full-day private trip to Jungfraujoch from Basel, including tours of two mountain towns along the way.
With medieval architecture and spectacular Alpine scenery, Lucerne is the perfect day trip from nearby Basel—but organising public transport to make the most of your trip can be a challenge. On this private city tour, explore Lucerne and Lake Lucerne by boat, bus, and train with all your travel tickets from Basel included, and reach top attractions including the Chapel Bridge and the Lion of Lucerne with ease.
Explore the best of Zurich on this action-packed city tour. Save time organizing transport by having Basel hotel pickup and drop-off included. A private guide will accompany you, so you won’t have to worry about navigating, and conveniently train, tram, and boat fares are included. Enjoy a day which showcases many top city attractions—including Paradeplatz, the Opera House, Bürkliplatz, St. Peter's Church, the Lindenhof, and a boat ride along the Limmat river.
Step back in time and take in Basel’s top attractions with ease on this 1-hour Sunday vintage tram tour in Basel. Hop aboard the tram and roll through Basel the way the locals did 100 years ago. Along the way, listen as a guide sheds light on the city’s colorful past, and admire the architecture for which Basel is famous. Has you explore, hear sounds from the hustle and bustle of days gone by while a guide brings 2,000 years of Basel’s history to life.
Visit a ruined, 11th-century castle set high on a forested hill with a 3-hour trip to Rötteln Castle from Basel. Enjoy convenient hotel pick-up and drop-off, and make the short trip to the castle in a comfortable, air-conditioned vehicle. Explore a stone keep that's exposed to the sky, then climb the Green Tower for sweeping views of the Swiss mountains and the Wiese Valley. Browse exhibits of archeological finds from the castle site, and enjoy the rich, historical atmosphere of the picturesque setting before returning to Basel.
Explore a landscape of rock and ice on a private tour from Basel to Mount Titlis, traveling by scenic train and an innovative rotating gondola. Since a personal guide will coordinate the transportation—including multiple trains and the gondola—you’ll be free to enjoy the dramatic scenery. The day is yours to customize: Try local specialties in a restaurant with panoramic windows, play in the snow, and more.
The Rigi (or Mount Rigi; also known as Queen of the Mountains) is a mountain massif of the Alps, located in Central Switzerland. The whole massif is almost entirely surrounded by the water of three different lakes and a stunning view to the alps. The classic round tour from Lucerne starts with a boat ride on lake Lucerne, the coghwheel train to Rigi Kulm and the return travel via Arth-Goldau to Lucerne by train.
Visit Château du Haut-Koenigsbourg, the striking hilltop castle nestled in the Alsace wine region, on a day trip from Basel. Making the trip north easy, the excursion includes door-to-door transport from your hotel plus castle entrance fees to save time when you arrive. Once there, you’ll explore the fortress at your own pace, discovering its history-steeped towers and soaking up sweeping views over the Rhine River and Black Forest.