BASEL TOURIST INFORMATION & TRAVEL GUIDE
Basel is known to people as the third largest city which is situated in Switzerland. Basel stands alone on the Rhine which is also the rendezvous of borders of French, German and Switzerland.
Basel has an eye-catching history and if you do a proper investigation, you will be able to discover many secrets about this highly enriched city in Switzerland. In the year of 1501, Basel was joined with Switzerland Confederation. This city has prepared the land for nourishing the plants of enlightenment. A number of artists like Picasso visited this city and their contribution to the enrichment of the Swiss art/culture/literature. In 1516, Erasmus took a great initiative to publish the first book on the New Testament. Besides, there are other eminent scholars, painters and artists like Holbein the Younger, Theodor Herzl, and Friedrich Nietzsche. The Seated Harlequin and The Two Brothers are some of the excellent creative works of Picasso who gifted these two paintings to art gallery of Basel.
Basel is a modern city with a lots of hotel accommodations.
Basel has more than 4000 hotel beds. There are a number of first class hotels that are equipped with luxurious facilities. Most of the hotels are middle class budget hotels. If you are planning to save money on the trip, you can check into the middle class hotels. In addition, there are also small inns and guest houses.
Check out our recommended hotels in Basel below:
Hilton Basel | Swissotel Le Plaza Basel | Best Western Merian am Rhein | Euler Hotel Basel | Hotel im Schlosspark | Mercure Hotel Europe Basel | Metropol Swiss Quality Hotel | Radisson Blu Basel | Ramada Plaza Basel | Hotel St.Gotthard Basel | Airport Hotel Basel | Hotel Alexander | Hotel Balade | Hotel Balegra | Hotel Basilisk | Best Western Hotel Stücki | Hotel Bildungszentrum 21 | Casa La Luz | Hotel Central | Münchnerhof Swiss Quality Hotel | Hotel Restaurant Resslirytti | Hotel Schweizerhof | Hotel Spalentor | Hotel Steinenschanze | Apartments Elite | Ibis Basel Bahnhof | Appartementhaus Gundeli.