“Basel Through the Ages: A Journey into History” invites you to explore the historical heart of Basel, one of Switzerland’s oldest cities. Begin your tour at Marktplatz, the central hub of Basel’s social and political life for centuries. Visit the Basel Town Hall, an architectural masterpiece with its vibrant façade and rich history. Cross the Mittlere Brücke, a key historical bridge that has connected the city across the Rhine since the Middle Ages. Admire the elegance of Hotel Les Trois Rois, one of Europe’s oldest city hotels, standing majestically along the riverbank. Discover the Augustiner Brunnen, a testament to Basel’s medieval architecture and urban planning. Conclude your tour at the Museum of Natural History Basel, housed in a building steeped in history and home to a vast collection that narrates the Earth’s and humanity’s past.

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  • Vibrant Marktplatz and Historic Civic Buildings
  • Medieval Bridges and Timeless River Views
  • Legacy of Hospitality and Natural Wonders


  • Professional local tour guide

Route & Duration

2 hours
  • 1


    Experience the bustling heart of Basel, where markets and public life have thrived for centuries.

  • 2

    Basel Town Hall

    Admire the ornate details and historical significance of this iconic government building, a symbol of Basel's civic pride.

  • 3

    Mittlere Brücke

    Walk across this historic bridge, a crucial link and vantage point offering views of Basel's past and present.

  • 4

    Hotel Les Trois Rois

    Marvel at the grandeur of this legendary hotel, which has hosted countless dignitaries and visitors over the centuries.

  • 5

    Augustiner Brunnen

    Discover this beautifully preserved fountain, a piece of Basel's medieval heritage nestled in the city's old streets.

  • 6

    Museum of Natural History Basel

    Explore the surroundings of this museum, dedicated to the wonders of natural history and housed in a building rich with its own historical tales.

Meeting Point

We will meet by Marktplatz.
4001 Basel, Switzerland See Map

Cancellation Policy

You can cancel up to 24 hours in advance of the experience for a full refund.