Welcome to Basel: Private Tour with a Local

Welcome to Basel: Private Tour with a Local

From $41.36 per person

Get a welcome to Basel from a friendly and passionate local and discover the city like a resident. Learn the secrets about where to buy groceries, how to get around and much more.

About this activity

Free cancellation
Cancel up to 24 hours in advance to receive a full refund
Covid-19 precautions
Special health and safety measures apply. Learn more
Mobile ticketing
Use your phone or print your voucher
Duration 2 - 6 hours
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Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish, English, German
Pickup included
You can start the tour at your hotel or accommodation. The local host will meet you in the lobby of your hotel or outside your Airbnb lodging.
Private group

Experience

Highlights
  • Get to know Basel through the eyes of passionate locals
  • Make travel about friendly people, not just places
  • Learn about the city's best-kept secrets
Full description
Transform the way you travel and make it as much about the people you meet as the places you see. Get a welcome to Basel from a local eager to share all the tips to help you make the most of your stay. Meet at your hotel or accommodation and get familiar with the neighborhood. Learn insider tips, such as the best places to eat, buy groceries and the easiest ways to get around. Alternatively, arrange to meet at a central landmark or intersection to start your walking tour. Hear about the top things to do, customized to your interests. By the end, you will feel more comfortable navigating the city with all the information you need.
Includes
  • Local guide
  • Customized private walking tour
  • Entrance fees
  • Personal expenses
  • Tips and gratuities
  • Optional activity costs
  • Meals and drinks
  • Local transportation around the city (it is a walking tour, so car transportation is not included)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    Important information

    Know before you go

    • Children below 3 years old can join free of charge. Children aged 3-12 years old get a 50% discount
    • If you would like to include a visit to an attraction, you will need to cover the cost of entrance for the guide
    • You can request a specific time for the tour
    • This is a walking tour. Please wear comfortable shoes
    • During the walking tour you will have the option of taking public transportation or a taxi to get around (at your own expense)
    • Once your booking has been received, you will be asked some questions to get to know you better. The right local will be selected based on your interests. Each tour is completely customized so you can choose the meeting location, start time and length you prefer (minimum 2 hours)
    Customer reviews

    Overall rating

    4 / 5

    based on 22 reviews

    Review summary

    • Guide
      3.7/5
    • Value for money
      3.4/5
    • Service
      4.1/5
    • Organization
      4.4/5
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    Too difficult in terms of language, wanted German guidance, but not with an English guide in German-speaking countries, but very nice person

    May 24, 2021

    Great tour with Jana!

    November 2, 2020

    Francis showed us their city and told us a lot about it. It was our first visit to Basel and it sparked our interest in further visits. And she gave us great tips for the rest of the day and more

    August 16, 2020

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    Product ID: 104078