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Accessible by foot, bike, car, bus

Perched on the summit at the end of a long winding road up the hillside with a car park just meters... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2018
Frank M
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Reinach, Switzerland
Amazing view

This tower is pretty much an insider tip with few tourists visiting. It's mainly Positives... read more

Reviewed July 18, 2017
LukiLukeGO
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Basel, Switzerland
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Gempenturmstrasse 15, Gempen 4145, Switzerland
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Car park spaces available at the restaurant near the tower. For 1 CHF you get access to the tower and the view is amazing. Afterwards decided to go for a small walk in the surrounding woods.

Thank AnneTr2015
Reviewed August 2, 2018

Perched on the summit at the end of a long winding road up the hillside with a car park just meters away from the tower. You can walk in the woods, visit the local restaurant/cafe as well as going up the tower. Entrance requires a...More

Thank Frank M
Reviewed July 18, 2017

This tower is pretty much an insider tip with few tourists visiting. It's mainly Positives: - Amazing view - Free parking available - Great value: only CHF 1.00 - Several places to make a fire and picnic To note: - this isn't an activity for...More

Thank LukiLukeGO
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

When you are on Gempen dont miss to go on the Gempen-Tower. It only costs CHF 1.-- to go up and from the top you will get an amazing view over the whole region around Basel. On good days you can even see the alps....More

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