The tropical house in Frutigen offers a thrilling combination of sustainable exotic plants, aqua culture and fascinating information in the midst of the mountain world. It's also one of the leading institutions in Switzerland when it comes to sustanianbility and use of alternative energy.
What would Basel be without the Rhine? Four passenger ferries cross the river from one bank to the other, assisted by nothing but a steel cable and the power of the natural current. The ferrymen tell stories on the way across – a tradition that continues to this day.