Basye is a mountanious town of Shenandoah County of Virginia State. Basye has a total area of about 23 sq. kms. Tourism is one of the most important economic activities of this small town. The location of an airport in the area especially aids in the development of the town as a local visiting spot. Visitors can reach their destination by air, since a landing strip is available for small aircrafts. The resort in the town further boasts of a 18 hole golf course. Other business activities are primarily based on agriculture and trade.