SUP Rental, Classes and Tours in Basel

Welcome to the Birs73 Stand Up Paddle Center in Basel. We are the number one for SUP board rental and Stand Up Paddling classes.

Perfect for beginners, advanced riders or families with kids.

You can paddle both above the power plant in Birsfelden, where there is only little current or take a SUP stroll through our beautiful city at the Rhine, starting at Birsköpfli!

Opening Hours

Our SUP Center in Basel is open from May to September. You can find more information about renting a SUP and Stand Up Paddle classes below.

Our SUP Center is situated at Hauptstrasse 3 in Birsfelden:

SUP rental and classes on demand are always possible. Just call or send a WhatsApp to 078 757 32 43.

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Birs 73 SUP (Stand Up Paddle) mieten in Basel

Rent a SUP Board

Board rental costs CHF 25 for one hour. Included in the price is one paddle board with a paddle, vest, drybag, and lycra.

We only rent SUP boards to good swimmers. A beginners course is recommended.

You can also rent inflatable SUPs for if you want to paddle further from the city for a day (CHF 60) or a week (CHF 210).

Our stand up paddle boards are easy to to carry because they come in a backpack (with wheels) with a pump and everything else you will need on your SUP adventure!

SUP Classes

Our beginners class takes about 2 hours and cost CHF 80 per person. If you bring your own board it will only cost you CHF 40!

In our beginners class, you will learn everything you need to know about save stand up paddling in Switzerland, as well as the correct paddle technique and much more.

Group size is limited to 8 people.

Birs 73 Stand Up Paddle (SUP) Kurs in Basel

Private lessons for up to 5 persons cost CHF 300 (+50 for each additianol person) for 2 hours.

For closed groups like schools, team events or associations, please give us a call.

Next beginners classes: Thursday 7 pm, Saturday 2 pm, Sunday 2 pm.

You can book a class online, via email to or via WhatsApp or with a call to +41 78 757 32 43.

Location of beginners classes

All our beginners classes are taught at Birsköpfli. We meet in our SUP Shop at Hauptstrasse 3 in Birsfelden where you can get changed, get a drink and relax before we go on our SUP adventure in the Rhine.

How to get there

  • On foot or by bike directly to the shop.
  • By car: parc behind the Shop or in the big parking space next too Coop.
  • By tram no. 3: Bären and then walk up to the shop.
Birs 73 SUP Center Kraftwerk Insel Basel

Surf Shop

You can buy our SUP boards and more directly after testing them in our shop in Birsfelden. Just ask, we also sell foils and surfboards etc. 😉 We also have an online surf shop.

SUP Gift Cards

You can buy gift cards for SUP classes, tours and renting here.

Team Building

We are happy to offer you an unforgettable company trip with a stand up paddle course / excursion in combination with a boat trip and wake surfing or wakeboarding. We will gladly put together your individual team building package!

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