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Pforzheim-Hohenwart

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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Highlights

  • Pforzheim Photo: Colourbox.de

    Pforzheim

    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

For example: amusement park, arts workshops, badminton, barbecues, basketball, beach volleyball, bowling, canoeing, cinema, class band, disco nights, dramatic arts, foosball, gymnasium, hiking, horseback riding, jogging, sports field, soccer, swimming, table tennis, volleyball

Supervised transfer from Frankfurt airport

A transfer service between Frankfurt airport (FRA) and the course location in Pforzheim-Hohenwart 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 310.

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 110.
Destination address: Hohenwart Forum, Schönbornstraße 25, 75181 Pforzheim-Hohenwart

Individual arrival by train

You can also organise your arrival yourself. The nearest train station is Pforzheim. A taxi transfer from the train station to the course location costs around EUR 30.
Destination address: Hohenwart Forum, Schönbornstraße 25, 75181 Pforzheim-Hohenwart

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 Hohenwart Forum
Schönbornstraße 25
75181 Pforzheim-Hohenwart
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 15921-200 We would be happy to advise you: jugend@goethe.de