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Michelbach

Enjoy the countryside.

The small town near Schwäbisch Hall is dominated by a castle that is used as educational establishment, offering an ideal learning environment. And the surrounding hills offer plenty opportunities to have some fun, go hiking or cycling.

Youth camps

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Highlights

  • Schwäbisch Hall Photo: Goethe-Institut

    Schwäbisch Hall

    The picturesque little town is the epitome of medieval romance, but also offers plenty of leisure activities.

  • Nature trail in Mainhardt Photo: Colourbox.de

    Nature trail in Mainhardt

    Here you can observe animals in their natural environment.

  • Feuchtwangen children's theatre Photo: Colourbox.de/Boris Breytman

    Feuchtwangen children's theatre

    Have you ever heard of Robber Hotzenplotz? Here you can see the story of Kasperl (the clown) and Seppel.

For example: arts workshops, barbecues, basketball, city walking tours, class band, disco nights, foosball, hiking, horseback riding, movie nights, museum visits, music room with piano, open air theater, sports field, rental instruments, soccer, swimming, table tennis, tennis, theater

Supervised transfer from Frankfurt airport

A transfer service between Frankfurt airport (FRA) and the course location in Michelbach 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 4 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 375.

Individual arrival by plane

You can also organise your arrival yourself. The most convenient airport is Stuttgart (STR). A taxi transfer from the airport to the course location costs around EUR 180.
Destination address: Evangelisches Schulzentrum Michelbach, Aufbaugymnasium, Schlossweg 5-7, 74544 Michelbach an der Bilz

Individual arrival by train

You can also organise your arrival yourself. The nearest train station is Schwäbisch Hall. A taxi transfer from the train station to the course location costs around EUR 20.
Destination address: Evangelisches Schulzentrum Michelbach, Aufbaugymnasium, Schlossweg 5-7, 74544 Michelbach an der Bilz

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
c/o Evangelisches Schulzentrum Michelbach
Aufbaugymnasium
Schlossweg 5-7
74544 Michelbach an der Bilz
Germany

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

Young learners course blog

blog.goethe.de/jugendkurse

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 15921-200 We would be happy to advise you: jugend@goethe.de