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Basel | Boat trips on the Rhine

The best way to explore Basel is from the Rhine by boat. Whether you’re travelling alone, with your family or in a group, a boat trip along the Rhine will reveal plenty of highlights around Basel, such as the Cathedral (Münster), the Roche Tower and the picturesque old town houses on the banks of the Rhine.

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Rhine boat trip ahoy!

Experience Basel and the Rhine from an entirely different perspective on a cruise from Basler Personenschifffahrt.

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Basler Personenschifffahrt operates several trips along the Rhine. 50% discount with the BaselCard. Tickets are available from BPG at Schifflände, on the boat, at the Tourist Information and online.

City and harbour tours, business, club and family events with catering are offered by the Rhytaxi.

Between Basel's five bridges, the four ferries “Wilde Maa”, “Leu”, “Vogel Gryff” and “Ueli” take you across the Rhine using only the power of the current – no engines. The journey costs CHF 1.60 per person, CHF 1.20 for children 12 years and older and CHF 0.60 for children under 12.

Corner of St. Johanns-Ring and St. Johanns-Rheinweg, 4056 Basel

Uferstrasse, 4057 Basel

Westquaistrasse 39, 4057 Basel

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