Info about Basel, Kanton Basel-Stadt (Switzerland)
Basel is a city in Kanton Basel-Stadt, Basel-Stadt, situated in Switzerland (CH).
Also called Bala, Bale, Basel, Basilea, Basileia, Basilej, Basilia, Basilèa, Basle, Baxilea, Baxiłea, Bazel, Bazel’, Bazel’ khot, Bazele, Bazeli, Bazelis, Bazelo, Bazilej, Bazylea, Bázel, Bâla, Bâle, Bāsel, Bāzele, EAP, Robur, Vasileia, ba sai er, ba seil, bai cai er, bajel, bajela, basala, bazeli, bazeru, bazl, bzl, pecel, Βασιλεία, Базел, Базель, Базель хот, Բազել, באזעל, בזל, بازل, बासल, বাজেল, பேசெல், บาเซิล, པ་སེལ།, ბაზელი, ባዝል, バーゼル, 巴塞尔, 巴塞爾, 白才尔, 바젤, its latitude is 47.5583900, and longitude is 7.5732700.
Basel population is 177.636 inhabitants, Basel timezone is Europe/Zurich (Europe/Zurich_cet).
Basel is one of the top destinations for turkish baths, treasure hunts, docks, boat rides, tennis, museums, nightlife, art galleries, disco, sailboats, rivers, clubs, desert, water sports, skateboard, wellness, zoo, spa, snow tubing, music, hammam, scuba diving, shooting ranges, towers, abseiling, diving, paddleboarding, events, parachute, bars, gardens, ancient ruins, pubs, skydiving, beaches, adventure parks, forest, religious sites, architectural buildings, scenic roads, biking, festival, kayaking, farms, shopping, national parks, food, escape room, theme parks, amusement parks, windsurfing, hunting, off-road trails, water parks, therms, horse trails, mines, casinos, ranches, snorkeling, snowboard, swimming, geological formations, fishing, aquariums, historical sites, surf, islands, fountains, monuments, wildlife, playgrounds, statues, cathedrals, mosques, golf, volcanoes, countryside, hiking trails, parks, adventure, churches, canoeing, trail running, hiking, running, natural places, valleys, nature reserves, walking trails, nature in Switzerland.
More details about Basel in Switzerland (CH)
It is the capital of Basel-Stadt. It’s official name is Basel (BS).
It is located in time zone UTC+01:00 (valid for standard time).
Population for Basel is 177.636 inhabitants, if we consider 2019 last census. You need to have a call local telephones! You can use 61 as local dialing code for phone numbers. Basel zip code is 4000, for this reason, if you want to send anything to your family by post from Basel this can be done by using this postal code as explained.
Basel area is 23 square km., for this reason it is quitely small area , a nice destination for who are searching for quiet cities as a cheap base on a trip, a calm countryside with no confusion common in large cities. If you book an accommodation in Basel you can find cheap accommodations because of Basel cheap housing rates, and for this reason you can use it as a base if you want to visit all Switzerland or Basel near adventures.
Basel height above mean sea level, specifically meters above mean sea level (MAMSL), should be about 260 meters. For this reason this is a perfect trip destination if you and your family love plain land to visit in your next travel.
Shares borders with nice cities like Riehen, Birsfelden, Muttenz, Münchenstein, Reinach, Bottmingen, Binningen, Allschwil, Saint-Louis, Weil am Rhein, Huningue. As those cities are very close to Basel you and your friends could in few time go to those near wonderful destinations to see other destinations in Switzerland.
If you want to find rivers, sea, lakes very near to Basel. Places like Rhine are a must when you are interested in cities where you can find water.
For other info on this city see their website http://www.bs.ch/.
Characteristic ancient memorabilia important to see if you want to travel to Basel are:
- Venus and Amor
Basel also received award for European City of the Reformation.
Basel things to do and activities: best trip destination for:
Interactive Basel (Switzerland) Map and attractions
Interactive map of Basel, Kanton Basel-Stadt Basel-Stadt Switzerland (CH).