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Basel Vacations

Are you on the hunt for your perfect European holiday? Then be sure to stop by Switzerland to see some of Western Europe's most quaint and impressive cities—namely, Basel. You'll find more museums here than in any other city in Switzerland, and there's so much more to see. You can't go wrong by going on Basel vacations.

Major Attractions

Do you like dollhouses? Even if you don't, the Dollhouse Museum is well worth a visit. This eclectic museum has four floors of fascinating exhibits showcasing various dollhouses. By the time you see it all, you'll feel like a kid again. Afterwards, you can check out the Kunstmuseum Basel. It's Switzerland's largest collection of public art exhibits and features works from Van Gogh, Picasso, and many other great artists. There's always something to see in this fascinating city, but if you're hankering to explore the Swiss countryside, then you might want to look into car rentals in Basel.

Recurring Festivals and Events

While Basel is a dignified city with astounding cultural attractions year-round, it really comes alive at the beginning of Lent. Fasnacht is a three-day-long carnival that always takes place during the week after Ash Wednesday. The street parade is a sight to behold, and you'll pass by a plethora of colorful characters wearing incredibly intricate masks. There's even a lantern exhibition that showcases a variety of impeccable lanterns. It makes for quite an illuminating display and is sure to be the highlight of your trip. Does this all sound wonderful to you? Then take the time to search for Basel vacation packages, and get ready to see it all in this delightful city.

Are you excited to find all the best Basel packages? Then check out Travelocity to search through all of the top hotels in Basel. When you book your hotel and flights at the same time, you could save up to $537. So go on that getaway. You'll soon be living the good life on the Rhine River.

Top Basel Hotels Deals

$108
Hyperion Hotel Basel

Hyperion Hotel Basel

4.0 out of 5.0 Messeplatz 12, Basel, BS
4.5/5
(2 Reviews)
The hotel's fitness center, sauna, and 2 bars/lounges are among the featured amenities. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. A restaurant, a 24-hour front desk, and express check-in are also provided.
$115
Dorint An der Messe Basel

Dorint An der Messe Basel

4.0 out of 5.0 Schoenaustrasse 10, Basel, BS
3/5
(1 Reviews)
This hotel features a restaurant, a fitness center, and a bar/lounge. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 4 conference rooms, as well as the business center and free WiFi in public areas. Self parking, a coffee shop, and a terrace are also offered.
$115
Courtyard by Marriott Basel

Courtyard by Marriott Basel

4.0 out of 5.0 Hardstrasse 55, Pratteln, BL
A full-service spa, an indoor pool, and a restaurant are all featured at this smoke-free hotel. Traveling on business? Take advantage of the 24-hour business center and free WiFi in public areas. You'll appreciate the health club, bar/lounge, and coffee shop.

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