City tours in Basel
The things that make everyday life special for the people of Basel are also what makes a visit to the city a journey of discovery for visitors. These are the most popular of our city tours:
Good to know.
In addition to public guided tours for groups, Basel Tourism also organizes private guided tours for groups.
You can purchase all tickets for public guided tours in advance online. For last-minute reservations, tickets can also be purchased directly from Tourist Information, provided there is availability.
For the “Novartis Campus” and “Hinter Schloss und Riegel” guided tours, you must register at least one and two weeks in advance respectively.
Unfortunately, tickets which have already been purchased cannot be transferred or refunded.
The Basil adventure tours can be booked at any time. You don’t need to register. All the documentation is available at the Tourist Information office. Once you’ve received the documents, you can begin, and you can break off the tour whenever you like and continue at another time.
If you take the “Treasure hunt with Basil”, please note the operating hours of the Münster “Leu” ferry.
For the “Detective Basil” tour, please note the opening hours of Confiserie Bachmann, Blumenrain 1.
The following public guided tours are also accessible to wheelchair users: Stories of Basel’s Old Town and Smart City Lab Basel.