Located in north west Switzerland, at the point where the Rhine bends northwards. It divides the city in two parts. On the left bank is Grossbasel (Greater Basel), and on the right is Kleinbasel (Lesser Basel). Basel is considerate the capital of art and architecture of the Switzerland.

Hotels & Resorts
Grand Hotel Les Trois Rois 
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Les Trois Rois is one of Europe’s oldest city hotels and exudes the charm and elegance of a historic grand hotel. It goes without saying that our luxury establishment offers everything that you as a discerning guest are entitled to expect from a hotel in the five-star category. All in the heart of Basel, in the centre of the Old Town and on the banks of the Rhine.
The Bale
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The five-star luxury hotel Swissotel Le Plaza, directly located at the Messe Basel exhibition centre and only a few minutes’ walk to the Rhine and the old town, is the perfect venue for business and leisure travellers. The 238 stylishly appointed rooms are the largest rooms in town and feature state-of-the-art technology and exclusive amenities. Swissotel provides its guests with luxurious comfort and service at the highest level.
 
Galleries
Fondation Beyeler 
Housing one of Switzerland’s finest private collections, visitors to this beautiful Renzo Piano building can enjoy the juxtaposition of early Modernist masters with tribal artwork, not to mention the star attraction of Monet’s water lily paintings. – Haus zum Kirschgarten (Kirschgarten House) –
This 18th-century home was built as a palace for a young silk-ribbon manufacturer. Nowadays it contains the 18th- and 19th-century collections of the city’s Historical Museum, displayed as furnishings in period rooms. The timepieces, porcelain, and faience are especially outstanding. It’s free the first Sunday of the month.
 Antikenmuseum Basel and Sammlung Ludwig 
Discover this superlative art exhibit, with a collection featuring jewellery, sculpture and ceramic work from a range of ancient Mediterranean cultures.
Galerie Carzaniga
 A regular participant in Art Basel and focused on classical Swiss art, this gallery also offers an insight into the work of many internationally-renowned artists such as Meret Oppenheim and Robert Müller.  Featuring work by the Rot-Blau and 33 Groups, the gallery also offers everything from contemporary artwork to installations, sculpture and photography. 
 
Restaurants
Bar Rouge
Enjoy a birds eye view of Basel from the top floor of the Messeturm tower in this chic contemporary bar. Mingle with the hipster crowd on the dance floor, chill out on the luxurious lounges, or throw a private party that no-one will forget.
Chez donati
Dine in style, safe in the knowledge that you’re one of Basel’s most celebrated establishments. Frequented by none other than Andy Warhol, this restaurant offers hearty gourmet Italian fare with the added attraction of a view over the Rhine.
Noohn 
A chic restaurant and bar complex, Noohn attracts a young professional crowd to its supercool Zen-influenced interiors to sample delicacies from the sushi conveyor belt, cuisine from the a la carte menu and cocktails in the chilled-out club area.
Museums
Kunstmuseum Basel
With a world-famous collection of leading works from the Classical Modern Period and an American art since  1950.
Vitra Design Museum 
Ranks among the most important museums of design worldwide.
Spas
Pure Aveda Spa
Connects the worlds of beauty and wellness through a holistic approach to beauty.
 
Wineries
Basel Cellars Estate Winery
 
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A memorable wine experience.
 
 Showrooms
Minimal Design 
The new style of furniture design.
 
 Luxury Properties
Art of living! 
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Another Dream luxury … 
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Art Shows
Art | Basel 
Arte Basel stages the world’s premier art shows for modern and contemporary works.
Points of Interest
 Munster (Cathedral)
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Located on the banks of the Rhine, with its red sandstone walls, colorful roof titles and twin towers.  
Offene Kirche Elisabethen http://www.offenekirche.ch/
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Thank You!
Sofia Amorim Freire