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Address: Westquaistrasse 75, Basel 4057, Switzerland
Phone Number: +41(0)61 6399540
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Nice, but don't expect too much

It's a good place to visit on a nice day or in the summer evening hours - especially when Basel has one of it's famous sunsets. It's best to come by car or taxi. Parking... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed June 27, 2015
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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

This is the spot on the Rhine where Germany, France and Switzerland meet. There is a striking monument there with all three countries flags on it. There is also a restaurant in a building (not open in the evening when we were there). In addition there were small boat three country tours along the Rhine but we didn't go on... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

It's a good place to visit on a nice day or in the summer evening hours - especially when Basel has one of it's famous sunsets. It's best to come by car or taxi. Parking available. There's "nothing" around there. It's just a monument in the middle of an industrial area. If it's really windy or rainy, maybe not the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2015

Although the border does not pass directly through Dreilaendereck, the three countries had a treaty signed of having only the monument in three countries. It is sooooooooooooooo fun especially with kids to run three to countries and able to say "I was in three countries less then 30 seconds!" It takes a long walk but it is really fun and... More 

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Basel, Switzerland
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed February 2, 2015

There is only a monument and nothing else. Views over the Rhein to France and straight over you can see the parking of the shopping center in Germany. There is a Restaurant, but only open in summer time and if it isn't raining. So not open very often, except on a sunny Sunday in July and August. The food isn't... More 

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Glasgow, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 22, 2014

Don't bother heading out to this supposed 3-country point. It's not convenient to reach - you have to take the tram to Kleinhüningen and then walk up an industrial quay, with the only way to come back being the same way you came in. It's not a point where you are actually in 3 countries anyway.

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Konstanz, Germany
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

As I understood - the real border is a little bit farer from the monument ... it's in the water 100 meters from the bank. So unfortunatelly I couldn't run around monument crying: "Switzerland! Germany! France!"=) But if you can realy imagine that it's the right one border or come in summer and swim - it's place to be seen..

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2014

This is a place with amazing view,one of its kind. The landmark was covered by beautiful flowers and rhine in front of it.difficult to locate but a must visit if in basel

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Sault Ste. Marie, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 4, 2014

It was a long walk to get here.....seemed kind of hidden and not a popular place. But, it was still a good 'free' activity to do while in Basel.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

For someone who visualizes border to be fences, this is a place to visit if you are in the Trination area. From here, you could see an amazing view of the Rhine river. You could stroll from Basel to Germany and cross across the bridge into Huningue and walk there to Basel again.

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Holtsville, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2013

Nice view of Rhine River where Germany, France and Switzerland meet. In an industrial area . Interesting site to say you visited 3 countries . Some river cruise ships leave from here.

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