Dreiländereck (Basel)

The Dreiländereck is a monument in Basel, Switzerland. It marks the tripoint where the borders of France, Germany and Switzerland meet. The France–Germany border, the Germany–Switzerland border and France–Switzerland border meet there.



The tripoint itself is located in the middle of the river Rhine. The monument dedicated to it is in Swiss territory, on a point of land approximately 150 metres (165 yards) to the south-east.[1]


  1. ^ "Dreiländereck - Basel, Switzerland - Official Local Tourism Attractions on Waymarking.com". Waymarking.com. Retrieved 24 June 2015.

Coordinates: 47°35′19″N 7°35′23″E / 47.5885°N 7.5898°E / 47.5885; 7.5898