Basel Switzerland – River Swimming like nowhere else!

Basel City of Culture


Basel is a remarkable city from a swimmers perspective.

The local police have produced the following advice leaflet for swimmers!



You can buy a large waterproof swim bag for about £20.00 and join the city swimmers.

Wickelfisch bags Basel Switzerland


You can tell were not in England can’t you!

You will never forget swimming in Basel, its so like the London Thames.


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