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Explore Switzerland on a Ural Sidecar

Here at Koch ADV began in 2018 with the rental of the Ural Motorbike. The Ural motorbike has a classic style with modern technology.

We believe the Ural Motorbike offers you a unique way to experience the beautiful scenery of Switzerland with some very unique advantages. 

The Ural Motorbike is a side car motorbike that gives you plenty of space to carry luggage and people, with up to three riders possible!! 

The Ural also has two wheel drive, a reverse gear and a luggage compartment in the rear.

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We are in the heart of Europe

From our base in Basel Switzerland you have immediate access to France, Germany and Switzerland. Basel has an international airport and is a 1 hour train ride from Zurich.

A short ride from Basel will 

Basel is situated right next to France and Germany with many scenic areas in easy reach. The Swiss Alps are a 90 minute ride away, the black forest is 15 minutes ride, the Alsace is 10 minutes, Colmar “the venice of France” 1 hour, and Strasbourg with its famous Cathedral 90 minutes. 

In between are many sites to explore of both natural and historical interest. 

Plenty to See

The following are all within reach of Basel:

  • Swiss Alps and famous high alpine passes
  • Swiss Lakes
  • Historic City sites including UNESCO listed Bern (and home to Einstein), Geneva, Zurich and Basel.
  • Beautiful Alsace country side with its beautiful forests, castles, vineyards and the famous Cathedral in Strasbourg.
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Swiss valley

Tent, Cabin or Hotel

The Ural motorbike offers you the opportunity to both camp and stay in hotels. Mix it up with a few days roughing it followed by a luxurious hotel stay, or just a comfortable bed. 

Load up the luggage rack with wood and create a fire in the campsite.

On-Road & Off-Road

The Ural motorbike offers you the opportunity to both camp and stay in hotels. Mix it up with a few days roughing it followed by a luxurious hotel stay, or just a comfortable bed. 

Load up the luggage rack with wood and create a fire in the campsite.

Explore the country side.

About me

I am an Australian who has been living in Switzerland 13 years. Through this time I have explored the country on foot, bicycle and motorbike and am excited to offer others to opportunity to experience this beautiful country.

Feel free to contact me to discuss your next holiday