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Edenkoben

Adventure playground in the vineyards.

Edenkoben is a small town in the Palatinate region that has kept its tradition without being old-fashioned: Vineyards as far as the eye can see and the Palatinate Forest on the doorstep offer a range of options to experience the countryside. The Edenkoben Sports School has a range of indoor and outdoor sports facilities.

Youth camps

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Highlights

Charming Edenkoben Photo: Colourbox.de

Charming Edenkoben

The small town located right in the middle of two nature reserves is ideal for all kinds of sport.

Sport facilities Photo: Sportschule Edenkoben

Sport facilities

The sports school has two football pitches, a gym for acrobatics, dance, yoga, gymnastics and one for all kinds of sports.

Swimming Photo: Sportschule Edenkoben

Swimming

The course location has its own indoor swimming pool with two pools, an indoor relaxation area and a gym.

For example: aerobics, cable car (Rietburgbahn), billiards, badminton, basketball, boule, castle tour, darts, fitness room, soccer, barbecue, gymnastics, handball, foosball, fun park, mountain biking, museum visits, table tennis, swimming pool (on campus), sports and exercise hall, tennis, hiking
 

Supervised transfer from Frankfurt airport

A transfer service between Frankfurt airport (FRA) and the course location in Edenkoben will be offered from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. on the official arrival and departure days (waiting times may be involved).

This costs EUR 150 for arrival and departure. You can register for the transfer up to 8 weeks before the start of the course. Please use our online form to register.
 
One of our employees will be waiting at the transit area exit in the arrivals hall to greet the children when they arrive.
 
He/she will be carrying a Goethe-Institut sign and will have identification. For organisational reasons, we cannot tell you the name of the employee until three days before the start of the course, at the earliest.
 
On the departure day, we will accompany your child as far as the airport check-in.
 
In the event of the flight being delayed, please note that a transfer outside the official transfer times will not be possible. In this case, you will have to take a taxi instead. The costs are around EUR 230.

Individual arrival by plane

You can also organise your arrival yourself. The most convenient airport is Karlsruhe/Baden-Baden (FKB). A taxi transfer from the airport to the course location costs around EUR 100.
Destination address: SWFV Sportschule Edenkoben, Villastr. 63, 67480 Edenkoben

Individual arrival by train

You can also organise your arrival yourself. The nearest train station is Edenkoben. A taxi transfer from the train station to the course location costs around EUR 15.
Destination address: SWFV Sportschule Edenkoben, Villastr. 63, 67480 Edenkoben

Contact before the course starts

Please direct all of your questions and messages to the Goethe Institute's head office before the course starts:
jugend@goethe.de
Phone: +49 89 15921-800

Address and telephone numbers during the course

Goethe-Institut
Sportschule Edenkoben
Villastraße 63
67480 Edenkoben
Germany

Phone and E-Mail: will be communicated on Friday before the course starts.

Young learners course blog

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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?
We would be happy to advise you:

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