Destination Wiesbaden

Summer Camp in Wiesbaden (ages 14-17)

One of the oldest thermal cities of Europe, second most important city of Hesse after Frankfurt, beautiful Wiesbaden boasts both thermal waters and rolling meadows, and in the city itself the grand neoclassical architecture can’t fail to impress. From its invigorating waters to long strolls and upmarket shopping and dining options, Wiesbaden is a must for German culture lovers.

German course : the basics

  • Please note: this course does not accept complete beginners.
  • Ages 14-17
  • Course length: 2-5 weeks
  • Lesson length: 45 minutes
  • Class size: Average 10-12 students (maximum 15)
  • Schedule: morning lessons (in general)
  • Placement test: first day of lessons
  • Certificate of completion at the end of the stay

Course type

  • Standard Course: 20 General German lessons per week
  • Schedule: 9:00-10:30 and 11:00-12:30, Monday to Friday
  • Language level: elementary-advanced (A1-C1)

There is a variety of different social and leisure activities every week during afternoons and evenings. Excursions take place on saturday, two-week stays include one day trip. Sunday is spent with the host family.

The school will provide a detailed activity schedule on arrival.

Some of the many activities available include:

  • Welcome party
  • Bowling
  • City guided tour
  • Mini-golf
  • Drama plays

Homestay

Shared room, shared bathroom, full board with a German host family.

  • Travel time to school: Host families usually live under 60 minutes’ travel time from the school (by public transport).
  • Bedlinen/towels provided
  • Laundry: once every 2 weeks

For maximum linguistic efficiency, students share their room with another participant from a different country and different mother tongue.

Travel

Arrivals: Sunday (12:00 to 20:00)

Departures: Saturday (8:00 to 12:00)

  • Arrival station or airport: Frankfurt Airport (FRA), 40 minutes by train from Wiesbaden

Airport transfers available on request (fees apply, see “Dates & prices” tab.)

Please note: Do not make travel arrangements until we have confirmed your enrolment in your chosen course (about 4 days after payment of the deposit).

Visa Information

You might need a visa for this course. For more information please visit our Visa Information page.

Do not hesitate to contact us by phone or email if you require any additional information.


Dates & Prices 2020 – 2021

Dates 2020

  • 2 to 4 weeks between Sunday June 28 and Saturday July 25
  • Arrival on Sunday – Departure on Saturday
  • All language levels from A1 to C1, no complete beginners

Prices 2020

Programme prices including lessons, accommodation, meals as described, all taxes and enrolment fees.

WPCS 42.0.1
lessons, activities & homestay - shared room, full board
Duration20 lessons
1 week 850
2 weeks 1.390
3 weeks 2.085
4 weeks 2.760
Extra week 690
Extras
Extra night 85
Special diet (per week) 35
Transfers (per journey)
Wiesbaden (Frankfurt FRA) 75
Nearest station 35
Extra if arrival/departure between 20:00 and 8:00 35
Extra if UM option booked (Unaccompanied Minor) 35

Prices include:

  • The chosen course
  • Full board Homestay accommodation, shared room
  • Course materials
  • Placement test on the first day of lessons
  • Certificate of completion at the end of the stay
  • Activities (including entrance fees and transport)
  • Local public transport pass
  • All school taxes and enrolment fees

Prices do not include:

  • Travel to the chosen destination
  • Arrival/departure airport transfers
  • Optional insurances
  • Visa fees (if any)