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Pforzheim-Hohenwart © Getty Images

Learning in the beautiful Black Forest.

Densely populated with trees, small streams, endless hiking trails – Hohenwart is located in the heart of the northern Black Forest, offering numerous opportunities for outdoor activities. Don’t miss out on a trip to Heidelberg or Pforzheim, two typical German cities with lots of flair.

Youth camps

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Pforzheim Photo: Colourbox.de


The city is described as the gateway to the Black Forest. Whether the Romans who founded the city also saw it that way?

Black forest Photo: Colourbox.de/Birgit Reitz-Hofmann

Black forest

The forest that isn't that black. Yet it harbours a few secrets. There are still supposed to be Black Forest gnomes here.

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

Further information

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