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Basel Running Tours - CLOSED

Gartenstrasse, Basel 4052, Switzerland
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A Basel Must ---

The BEST way to experience Basel! I can’t wait to treat my friends to the tour when they visit... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2013
Basel, Switzerland
An apart way to get to know Basel

The weather was perfect. The tour guided to different ineteressting historical spots. The guide... read more

Reviewed 13 June 2013
melina k
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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Imagine exploring a city at your own pace, seeing the sights, discovering secrets usually only known to locals, while getting some exercise in. Basel Running Tours has designed a selection of accompanied tours to jog guests around the city, explaining the landmarks, the history and things to do. The guide runs at your speed with stops every five minutes at key points of interest. Contact us to find out what tours are available during your stay.
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11 Oct 2013
“A Basel Must ---”
13 Jun 2013
“An apart way to get to know Basel”
Gartenstrasse, Basel 4052, Switzerland
St. Alban

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Reviewed 11 October 2013

The BEST way to experience Basel! I can’t wait to treat my friends to the tour when they visit. Whether you are a visitor or resident, you will thoroughly enjoy the tour with a first-rate multilingual guide. After my first running tour with 18 students,...More

2  Thank swshin100
Reviewed 13 June 2013

The weather was perfect. The tour guided to different ineteressting historical spots. The guide was a very well educated, friendly student from USA, currently living in Basel. It wa spossibel to combine a bit of interval training climbing towards old city with listening to very...More

Thank melina k
Reviewed 18 March 2013

I took a one-hour running tour of Basel earlier today. My very knowledgable tour guide was Austin (who is, coincidentally, from Austin, TX). He let me set the pace (which is pretty slow, I confess); we covered a little more than 5k in an hour,...More

2  Thank KateD1975_14
Reviewed 20 November 2012

Absolutely great way to see the city in a quick and enjoyable manner. The tour guide let me set the pace and we had a very comfortable pace and talked the whole way. We had plenty of stops so it was not tiring but still...More

Thank SoonerSteve27
Reviewed 3 October 2012

Basel is on my last touring list after all the snow capped mountains and Alpine villages. We travelled through it several times but did not stay till last year during the visit to French Alsace wine region. Basel is sitting on the bank of Rhine...More

2  Thank unescotravelbug
Reviewed 4 September 2012

A colleague and I went for a run before a BIS conference with Austin, one of the guides. What a fantastic way to shake off the jet lag and learn something about the history and culture of Basel.... Can't recommend it enough....we did about 8-9K...More

Thank Splitchanka
Reviewed 16 August 2012

I booked a last minute trip to Basel to visit a friend for a week, so had no time to learn anything about the city before I left. I booked the running tour a couple days before I left for my first morning there. Easy...More

1  Thank Summer_Traveler78
Reviewed 18 June 2012

We were in Basel for Art Basel and had little time to see the city so we scheduled a 1 hour tour at 7:45 am. It was me and a friend of mine. Not necessary to be an athlete to do this so long as...More

1  Thank wanderer7227
Reviewed 27 May 2012 via mobile

We had a fantastic hour, a nice jog that our guide Austin paced perfectly. Great overview of the old town with a lot of history thrown in. Recommended!

Thank Bcenholm
Reviewed 22 May 2012

I highly recommend the running tour. I emailed the company for more information and they were very prompt at responding. It was very easy to reserve and corresponding with the company was simple. They are very flexible and willing to accommodate all ages and runners....More

3  Thank D M
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