Basel (aka Basle) is a Rhine River cruise port. The city's population is nearly 200,000, ranking it Switzerland's 3rd most populous (after Geneva and Zurich). Basel is also Switzerland's only cargo port connecting the country to ocean-going cargo ships docking at Rotterdam.
Basel is located where three country borders meet (French, German and Swiss). The city has suburbs on the territories of Germany and France. The official language is German.
Most Rhine cruises are from Basel to Amsterdam (northbound), and the reverse from Amsterdam to Basel (southbound).
Highlights: old city, museum of fine arts, Wettstein bridge, Munster Cathedral
The Basel cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Basel, Switzerland.
If you lose the Basel location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.
Port Basel cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Basel, Switzerland. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
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1 January, 2017
2 January, 2017
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