Basel is a top-rated city in northwest Switzerland that rests on the bank of the Rhine River. This city is regarded as Switzerland’s cultural capital featuring top-notch quality modern architecture. It is known as the ‘City of Art’ and tourists visit this city to dig the cultural aspects.
12th-century Gothic cathedral, the red-sandstone Town Hall of 16th-century, and the tomb of 16th-century Dutch scholar, Erasmus are some of the top tourist attractions.
The tourists who love to immerse themselves in the history and cultural aspects of the city will surely love to stay in Basel for exploring many art galleries, around 40 museums, playhouses, modern architecture, and theatres.
It is the oldest university city with many historical landscapes like Basler Münster and large market square which is adorned with the red sandstone town hall.