Rheinbrücke Rheinfelden mit Altstadtfassaden

1 day in Rheinfelden

Spend a day in Rheinfelden - there is so much to discover! Tips for an unforgettable stay.

1. first of all: Breakfast...

Coffee and croissants or rather a large breakfast buffet? In these hotels and restaurants you start the eventful day strengthened.

Breakfast in Rheinfelden

Rheinterrasse Park-Hotel am Rhein mit Frühstück und Blick auf die Altstadt

2. take a hike along the Rhine bank circular trail.

Immerse yourself in the diverse natural landscape of the Rhine and hike along the popular circular trail, also called the "Schwobe-Rundi" by the locals. Along the cross-border circular trail, information boards point out the exciting history of the two Rheinfeld sister towns.

Rheinfelden Rhine bank Circular Trail

Rheinliebe. Rheinuferrundweg extended Tafel beim Inseli

3. a little refreshment

A 3-course lunch menu, a small snack or something "over the counter" - in Rheinfeld's Old Town there are numerous restaurants, food trucks, market stalls and take-aways to satisfy small and large appetites.

Or would you like to enjoy a homemade picnic at the place of your choice? Then book the Rheinfelden picnic in summer.


Food & Drink in Rheinfelden

Rheinfelden Picnic

Rheinfelder Picknick Essen Fleisch, Brot und Ice Tea

Alternative: Boat trip to Rheinfelden.

Would you rather spend the morning on the Rhine? Then arrive by boat at 11 am from Basel and enjoy a delicious lunch on board (only possible from April to October).

Boat trip Basel - Rheinfelden

Schiff Rhystärn der Basler Personenschifffahrt beim Einlaufen in Rheinfelden mit Inseli und Rheinbrücke

4. take a guided tour of the city.

Choose from over 15 themed tours and immerse yourself in the history of Switzerland's oldest Zähringen town. For a group tour, choose your preferred date or join a public tour on Saturdays at 2pm.

All guided tours

Program public guided tours

Stadtführung die Pest in Rheinfelden: Stadtführer in der Kirche St. Martin vor dem Pestaltar

5. shopping in the old town

Stroll through the old town and visit the numerous, mostly owner-operated boutiques. Surprise those at home with a gift from Rheinfelden or buy yourself a souvenir.

Shopping in Rheinfelden

Einkaufen in der Altstadt von Rheinfelden

6. enjoy a meal on the Rhine terrace.

Whether you're enjoying a cocktail or a dignified meal, you can let your eyes wander and enjoy the soothing sound of the river on a terrace directly on the Rhine. And on balmy summer evenings, enjoy the magnificent sunset.

Restaurants with Rhine terrace

Rheinterrasse Park-Hotel am Rhein Sonnenuntergang Rheinbrücke

Ready-made group offers for 1 day

Are you looking for an all-round carefree package for your team or club? Then browse through our day offers for groups.