Basel’s Gateway to River Cruises in Europe

Basel Region

River cruises that start and end in Basel are becoming increasingly popular and promise unforgettable experiences. The St. Johann landing stage is just a ten-minute walk from the vibrant city center.

River cruises on the Rhine

River cruises on the Rhine

Basel, the vibrant city on the majestic Rhine, opens the doors to some of the most fascinating river cruises in Europe. Stretching along picturesque rivers such as the Rhine, Moselle and Main are breathtaking landscapes and historic cities that will lift your spirit.

A cruise on the Rhine from Basel to Amsterdam is an unforgettable experience that will enchant your senses. Take the opportunity to discover the fascinating treasures of Basel before or after you board the ship. Experience the picturesque old town, visit first-class exhibitions in one of around 40 museums or immerse yourself in the rich cultural heritage of this fascinating city.

For discerning travelers who appreciate luxury and elegance, renowned river cruise companies such as Uniworld Boutique River Cruises, Tauck River Cruises, AmaWaterways River Cruises, Avalon Waterways River Cruises, Viking River Cruises, Scenic Luxury River Cruises, Emerald Waterways River Cruises and Riviera River Cruises offer unforgettable experiences. Immerse yourself in the world of first-class, comfortable travel on the water and let yourself be enchanted by the elegance and sophistication of these first-class cruises.

Uniworld Boutique River Cruises

Uniworld Boutique River Cruises

Uniworld Boutique River Cruises

Uniworld Boutique River Cruises is celebrated for its unmatched sophistication and top-tier service, setting the standard for luxury river cruising experiences. With meticulous attention to detail and a commitment to excellence, Uniworld ensures that every aspect of your journey is tailored to perfection.

With their river cruises from Basel, guests can enjoy the beauty of the Rhine to the full. They reside in luxurious suites and are pampered by exquisite gourmet cuisine.

The magnificent ships of Uniworld Boutique River Cruises are true masterpieces of craftsmanship, with every detail carefully and artistically designed.

Tauck River Cruises

Tauck River Cruises

Tauck River Cruises

Tauck River Cruises combines a rich history of over a hundred years with a unique travel experience that harmoniously combines luxury and history. Since 1925, Tauck has been creating unforgettable moments for its guests, who can explore the fascinating culture along the Rhine on their river cruises from Basel – from the charming villages of Alsace to the imposing castles along the river.

With a variety of guided excursions ashore, led by experienced tour guides, Tauck River Cruises offers its guests an in-depth experience of the region’s history and culture.

AmaWaterways River Cruises

AmaWaterways River Cruises

AmaWaterways River Cruises

AmaWaterways River Cruises takes its guests on a romantic journey along the majestic Rhine and its enchanting tributaries. From Basel, travelers can explore the fascinating landscapes of the Black Forest and the picturesque wine regions of Alsace. On board the luxurious ships of AmaWaterways River Cruises, guests can expect first-class service and modern, romantically designed suites.

The culinary excellence of AmaWaterways River Cruises is particularly noteworthy, as guests are offered numerous opportunities to sample regional specialties and enjoy fine wines. All ships fly the flag of Switzerland.

Avalon Waterways River Cruises

Avalon Waterways River Cruises

Avalon Waterways River Cruises

Avalon Waterways River Cruises invites its guests to embark on a journey of rest and relaxation along the Rhine. From Basel, travelers can enjoy the relaxing atmosphere aboard their luxurious river ships from Avalon Waterways River Cruises. The beautiful river cruise ships sail through idyllic landscapes and past charming towns. Avalon Waterways River Cruises offers a variety of activities on board, including wine tastings and entertaining evening events. Don’t forget to indulge in yoga classes for added relaxation and wellness during your journey.

Avalon Waterways River Cruises is part of the Globus Family and Brands Group and is headquartered in Lugano, Switzerland.

Viking River Cruises

Viking River Cruises

Viking River Cruises

Viking River Cruises stands for the perfect combination of elegance and warm hospitality. From Basel, you can experience the breathtaking cities and landscapes along the Rhine with Viking River Cruises.

In spacious suites with breathtaking views, you reside at the highest level and can enjoy the beauty of the passing landscapes to the full. A rich cultural program awaits you on board with inspiring performances and captivating lectures that will introduce you to the culture and history of the region.

Viking River Cruises’ headquarters in Basel, Switzerland, is the perfect starting point for unforgettable river cruises along the Rhine.

Scenic Luxury River Cruises

Scenic Luxury River Cruises

Scenic Luxury River Cruises

Scenic Luxury River Cruises takes you on a journey full of luxury and comfort along the majestic Rhine. From Basel, you will experience the fascinating landscapes and historical treasures along this important river.

You will reside in spacious suites in an ambience of the extra class, while first-class service and exquisite cuisine will fulfill your every wish. Scenic Luxury River Cruises will do everything in its power to make your stay an unforgettable experience.

Discover a variety of activities on board, including cooking classes, wine tastings and live entertainment that will make your journey a real pleasure. Immerse yourself in the world of Scenic Luxury River Cruises, the epitome of luxury and sophistication in the world of river cruising.

Emerald Waterways River Cruises

Emerald Waterways River Cruises

Emerald Waterways River Cruises

Emerald Waterways River Cruises offers its guests the opportunity to discover the beauty of the Rhine in first-class style. From Basel, travelers can explore the majestic landscapes and historic cities along the river aboard their modern and elegant ships. Emerald Waterways River Cruises emphasizes sustainability and eco-friendly practices and strives to preserve the natural beauty of the regions it visits.

Emerald Waterways River Cruises is headquartered in Zug, Switzerland. Emerald Waterways River Cruises is part of the Scenic Group and offers first-class river cruises.

Riviera River Cruises

Riviera River Cruises

Riviera River Cruises

Riviera River Cruises invites you to discover the incomparable beauty of Europe on an unforgettable river cruise. With Basel as the starting point, travelers have the opportunity to explore the fascinating cities and landscapes along the Rhine. On board the river cruise ships of Riviera River Cruises, guests reside in comfortable suites and enjoy personalized service of the highest quality.

Riviera River Cruises is characterized by tailor-made experiences that cater to guests’ individual needs and interests. Experience an unforgettable journey of luxury, comfort and personalized attention as you discover the beauty of Europe along the Rhine.

Rhine cruise followed by a luxury trip through Switzerland

Combine your river cruise adventure with an unforgettable luxury tour of Switzerland. If your Rhine cruise ends in Basel, we can arrange private transportation with a tour guide to pick you up for a sightseeing tour of the historic old town, museums and art galleries. Alternatively, we can take you directly to Zurich, from where all our luxury cruises depart. If your Rhine cruise starts in Basel, we will take you from Zurich to Basel at the end of your luxury cruise.

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