Switzerland’s cultural capital might be best known for its prestigious art fair and affluent residents, but it’s still possible to enjoy Basel on a budget. Here are some ideas for free things to do in Basel.
Category: Things To Do
May 22, 2015
Switzerland’s fourth-largest lake is the glittering centerpiece of the Bernese Oberland, with the city of Lucerne perched on its northwestern bank, and the dramatic peaks of Mount Rigi and Mount Pilatus looming over the waterfront. Cruising Lake Lucerne makes a popular activity for visitors to Lucerne and there are a number of options for both boat tours and passenger ferries.
May 1, 2015
With its elegant resort towns, lakeside castle and idyllic mountain backdrop, the Swiss Riviera is an enchanting destination all year round and it’s the perfect spot for a family getaway. From hitting the ski slopes to riding the chocolate train- here are 10 fun things to do with kids around Lake Geneva.
April 24, 2015
With its striking medieval buildings spread along the banks of the Rhine, riotous carnival celebrations and thriving art scene, Basel is deserving of its reputation as Switzerland’s cultural capital. If you need any more persuading, here are eight great reasons to visit Basel.
April 3, 2015
With its strategic location at the heart of the Bernese Oberland, Interlaken makes a popular basecamp for hiking expeditions, with everything from easy, well-marked nature trails to arduous climbs up some of Switzerland’s most iconic peaks.
March 2, 2015
As one of Switzerland’s most important cultural centers and host to the acclaimed ArtGenève art fair, Geneva’s art scene is thriving and art lovers will find plenty to get excited about in the city.