Basel, the city located on the shores of the river Rhine, was during its entire history always an important commercial and transportation center. Therefore it is interesting to arrange a city tour along the cultural and historic heritage of this city when you make a holiday programme. Basel, where every year the most important art event in the world, Art Basel, is organized, has many art galeries and museums. For citizens of Basel, who want to experience a Turkey holiday, Corendon Airlines offers throughout the season flights departing from Basel EuroAirport. A visit to Basel Art Museum shows the special relation of this city with art and you will understand it better. This museum, since 1930 an important meeting point, houses one of the largest art collections open to the public. Moreover, in Basel there are 3 restaurants, honoured with 3 Michelin stars, offering delicious food for dinner. It is not only the tasty food, but also the marvellous ambiance and the other guests, that makes dinner here an unforgettable event. Basel invites you to stroll along the old innercity, often regarded as one of the best preserved European city centers from the Middle Ages, where the buildings and the artist’s dwellings take you back in time.
Basel holiday hint: If you plan your holiday in the month of June then you have a big chance to experience Art Basel. It is therefore wise to control beforehand when Art Basel is held.
Find Cheap Basel flight tickets
Basel flight tickets, for sale on Corendon Airlines’ internet site, offer the opportunity to discover this beautiful city for an economic price and in a comfortable way. When you check Basel ticketdeals on our internet site, you will notice that it is possible to book an advantageous priced holiday even in the holiday season and after reserving a cheap Basel flight ticket you can soon start to explore this beauıtiful city on the shores of the Rhine. Travellers who have missed the opportunity of an early reservation, could check last minute Basel flights for an suitable priced flight ticket. An early booking, or flexible travel dates offer the best chance to realize an advantageous price and benefit from a financial and large advantage.
Basel Airport and Transportation
Basel Airport, or called by its full name: EuroAirport Basel/Mulhouse/Freiburg, serves not only Basel, located at a distance of just 3,5 kilometers, but also the city Mulhouse at a distance of 20 kilometers as well as the city Freiburg im Breisgau located at 46 kilometers from the airport. EuroAirport’s special location, being actually within the country borders of France in the St. Louis district of the Elzas region, is for many tourists a reason to return each year to visit another city. In 2000 the terminal building has seen some serious expansion and renovation activities enabling the airport to process almost 8 million travellers in 2017. EuroAirport Basel/Mulhouse/Freiburg BSL is one of the few airports in the world that is managed by two countries together. Public transportation from the airport is arranged according to the arrival and departure times of air traffic.
EuroAirport/Basel/Mulhouse/Freiburg Airport Transportation
From EuroAirport there are busses driving to Basel, Mulhouse and Freiburg.
EuroAirport Basel to Basel Train Station
From the airport bus number 50 drives to Basel Central Station. During week days every 7/8 minutes a bus departs; in the weekends every 10 minutes a bus departs, to arrive at the train station in 20 minutes.
EuroAirport Basel to St. Louis Train Station
With bus number 11 you can travel in 10 minutes from the airport to St. Louis train station.
Basel Direct Flights
Basel direct flights offered by Corendon Airlines to tourists are both economic as well as comfortable. Basel flights are advantageously priced throughout the whole holiday season on the internet site. Thanks to this flight, especially for tourists who want to discover the Swiss city Basel, also you can explore this European art city. The Turkey flights operated by us from Basel, are an opportunity to experience an unforgettable holiday at the Mediterranean Sea. It is not only the fastest way of travelling, but more than that it is the most pleasant way because on board of the Corendon Airlines’ Antalya-Basel flight holiday fun starts. For an unforgettable Corendon Airlines’ flight with top service and advantageous priced you can depart from Basel and forget how time flies in the warm climate and peaceful atmosphere of Antalya.
It seems logic to arrange equal time for all the different activities you want to do in Basel. Basel is a city with a wide range of choices in Swiss specialities in the field of food culture, history, art and night life, making it difficult to choose from. The start of a city tour should be the innercity of Basel. Each step you make here, from the old city gate Spalentor to medieval churches and well preserved historic Basel houses results in photogenic scenes. During a city tour especially visit the ornamented fountain designed by Jean Tinguely and walk through the narrow streets of Spalenberg, Heuberg and Leonhardsberg in the old center of the city where artists used to live. In St. Alban Tal is an old paper mill, located close to a canal constructed in the Middle Ages. Here you can see how paper is made and get informed about printing and witness the development of printing from the first hieroglyphs to modern typography. For a tasty pause in Basel, if your budget allows, you could select one of the 3 Michelin starred restaurants. During a stay in Switzerland you shouldnot miss the opportunity to taste fondue, birchermuesli and Swiss chocolate. The best period of the year for a visit to Basel as far as the weather conditions are concerned, is from the middle of May until the end of October. In May, September and October there may be some rain, in the other months there is almost no rainfall.
Basel hint: Döner kebab has firmly settled itself in Basel’s food culture and it is one of the most advantageous priced foods in this city.
The location of your stay is as important as the price you pay. Therefore check Basel hotel and ticket deals. If you are looking for a budget friendly holiday location, not far away from the center, then you could prefer to stay in Altstadt, the old part of Basel. An accommodation option close to important places to see, makes your stay pleasant. Basel acommodation options include a selection of luxury, historic hotels to hostels for backpackers and students.