Language & Culture school trips to Berlin
Our fully immersive Language & Culture trip to Berlin is guaranteed to instil a new found respect for Germany and its authentic way of life. With a powerful history, Berlin is packed with conversation starters. The Story of Berlin Museum allows you to explore 800 years of history in 23 themed and interactive rooms, sure to push your students’ German language skills. A visit to Tropical Island, the largest indoor rainforest in the world, is another great inclusion and will certainly need different conversation skills and vocabulary than a trip in the city. This exciting city offers superb educational opportunities aimed at improving and fortifying German linguistic skills and is a great choice for a German Language and Culture trip.
- Arrive in Berlin
- Afternoon walking tour of Berlin
- Evening visit to the Reichstag
- Story of Berlin
- Sightseeing at Checkpoint Charlie
- Visit to the TV Tower
- Language lesson
- Guided tour of Olympic Stadium
- Evening bowling
- Morning at leisure & shopping on Kurfurstendamm
- Coach transfer to airport and return travel to UK
- 5 sites to choose from throughout the city
The Meininger Hotel chain is exceptional and perfect for student groups. They are conveniently well located with easy access to public transport.
Location: Choose between the Central Station, Mitte, Prenzlauer, Tempelhofer Ufer and Hallesches Ufer sites spread across central Berlin.
Facilities: 24 hour reception, free internet, common room, luggage room, roof terrace.
Accommodation: Single and double rooms available to staff, 2 – 6 person rooms available to students. All rooms come with en-suite and TV.
Meals: Breakfast buffet available. Guest kitchen.
- Choose between Prenzlauer Berg or Mitte
- Perfect for groups on a budget
Germany’s largest hostel offers a friendly and relaxed atmosphere in a modern design. Located only ten minutes by tram from Alexanderplatz, and only a few steps away from the vibrant districts of Friedrichshain and Prenzlauer Berg.
Location: Prenzlauer Berg is by far the larger of the two sites in Berlin, a moments’ walk from public transport stops, sites and local parks. The Mitte is even closer to the heart of the city being 200m from Museum Island, numerous other sites and also public transport stops.
Facilities:Free Wi-Fi, lounge, vending machines, teacher’s lounge, luggage room, travel shop.
Accommodation: Twins available to staff. 3-14 bed rooms for students. Each floor has same-sex bathroom facilities.
Meals: Buffet breakfasts and dinners available.
- 3 well-presented and popular sites to choose from
- Welcoming of groups
The A&O offer 3 different locations of hostels in Berlin, Friedrichshain, Mitte & Hauptbahnhof. With Berlin being such a vast city choose the location that suits you best!
Location: Friedrichshain is on the edge of the city centre, Mitte close to the centre and in a vibrant district, Hauptbahnhof right in the middle with the Brandenburg Gate close-by. All within very easy reach of public transport.
Facilities: 24 hour reception, internet access, games room/lounge, luggage room.
Accommodation: Single and double rooms available for staff. 4-8 person rooms available for students. All rooms are en-suite.
Meals: Breakfast buffet available.
Quick Tip: This is just a small sample of possible accommodations available. Please contact us for more information.
Subject Specific Excursions
60 kms from Berlin is Tropical Island. An enormous dome covers an area the size of 8 football pitches housing the world’s largest indoor rainforest, a tropical ‘sea’ with a 200m long sandy beach and many other attractions.
Story of Berlin
This interactive exhibition enables you to experience the development of the city from its beginnings to today in 23 themed rooms, equipped with up-to-date animation technology and walk through sets. An exciting journey through 800 years of Berlin history.
Founded in 1912, more than 3,000 feature films and television productions have been created at the Babelsberg Filmpark. Watch the spectacular stuntshow, the television show in Studio 1, and the animal show.
A major cultural and shopping street in Berlin where students can discover local good and speak in German to shop owners.
Quick Tip: If you have an excursion in mind which you don't see listed, please get in touch so we can do our best to arrange it for you!