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Karlsruhe © Getty Images

The perfect mix of city and countryside.

Nine higher education establishments, seat of the Federal Constitutional Court, Centre for Art and Media – life in Karlsruhe is vibrant and open-minded. This is the perfect place if you’re interested in culture. Be sure not to miss the Waldseilpark, a high rope outdoor park, or the extensive sports facilities nearby.

Youth camps

1course/ exam exempt from VAT pursuant to sec 4, no. 21(a)(bb) of the German Turnover Tax Act (UStG)


Old town of Durlach Photo: Colourbox.de

Old town of Durlach

The pretty town near Karlsruhe is ideal for your first contact to Germany. Be sure not to miss seeing the Turmbergbahn.

Residential city Heidelberg Photo: iStock

Residential city Heidelberg

Heidelberg is known for its picturesque old town. The highlight of the city is, of course, the castle, one of the most famous ruins in Germany

Karlsruhe Photo: Colourbox.de/Hunter Bliss Images


The baroque planned city is not only the German “residence of law” but is also distinguished by its cultural diversity.

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Hannah, 23, supervisor on the youth camps Photo: Goethe-Institut/Thomas Koy

“We manage to get along with each other on the courses in a peaceful, happy and tolerant manner – so you think to yourself: it's not that difficult and it must be possible for the rest of the world to manage!”

Hannah, 23, supervisor on the youth camps

Any other questions? +49 89 15921-800 We would be happy to advise you: jugend@goethe.de