Basel is third most populous and beautiful city of Switzerland with largest urban area. It is also regarded as the cultural capital of Switzerland. This charming city is situated on the banks of the river Rhine. It has been one of the most important industrial centers in Switzerland especially in the fields of chemical and pharmaceutical industry.
Many international meetings of peace negotiations take place very often in the city. It is the best place to explore the unique blend of archeological history and classical modernity. This beautiful city of Basel offers extensive avenues of shopping for tourists.