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Beautiful view and areas for walking

Car park spaces available at the restaurant near the tower. For 1 CHF you get access to the tower... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2018
AnneTr2015
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Basel, Switzerland
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 2 August 2018
FrankMoffatt
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Reinach, Switzerland
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Gempenturmstrasse 15, Gempen 4145, Switzerland
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Reviewed 22 September 2018

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.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank AnneTr2015
Reviewed 2 August 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

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank FrankMoffatt
Reviewed 18 July 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

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank LukiLukeGO
Reviewed 5 June 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

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank ThomasSchauffert
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