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BaselCityTour – the sightseeing bus in Basel.

In order to see Basel’s complex diversity we recommend a trip on the sight-seeing bus. Discover the highlights of the city and the background to them on the tour. The BaselCityTour lasts two hours and takes you past the Spalentor, Kunstmuseum Basel. (Museum of Fine Arts), Museum Tinguely, the Roche Tower, Messe Basel (exhibition centre) and the Dreiländereck (Three Countries' Corner).


BaselCityTour offers informative and entertaining bus tours around the city centre. The two-and-a-half-hour tour takes you past Spalentor, Kunstmuseum Basel, Museum Tinguely, the Roche Tower, Messe Basel (exhibition square) and the Dreiländereck (Tri-border Point). You can get on or off at any of the 20 or so stops, explore the highlights in the traffic-free city centre and then board the bus again. Each seat has an iPad mini2 with an audio guide app. You can download this free of charge on your smartphone so you can also use it outside the bus. The app presents the tour highlights and provides interesting background information about culture in Basel. Young passengers can enjoy a special channel with stories in Basel dialect.

With the free app iTour Basel discover the walks by audio guide (G/E).


- Adults: CHF 24

- Children aged 4-12: CHF 12

- Children aged 0-3: Free of charge


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