Cultural Program and Excursions

Included in the program fee are manifold and interesting cultural programs. In addition to opening and closing ceremonies, as well as leisure activities (movies, sports and hiking, swimming, BBQ, etc.) we offer a number of informative and fun excursions. This way you will be able to get to know Germany beyond the classroom.

The International Summer Academy will be offering the following trips in 2018:

Guided tour in Kassel

  • Join a guided city tour through Kassel 
  • Get to know the life and work of the Brothers Grimm, whose fairy tales such as Snow White and Cinderella are well-known all over the world
  • See the continent's oldest museum and Germany's oldest theater 

Kassel tourist information

Day Trip to Marburg

  • Visit another traditional university city
  • Have a tour through one of the oldest universities of Germany
  • You will have freetime for additional siteseeing and
  • Enjoy yourself at the many opportunities to spend time with the other students

Optional Trip to Berlin

  • Spend some days in the exciting German capital
  • Join a guided city tour through Berlin
  • Experience German history and politics “in a nutshell”
  • Meet a Member of Parliament in the Reichstag building
  • Visit renowned museums and theaters
  • Go shopping and try the famous Berlin Currywurst 

This 4 day trip costs an additional 295 Euro, which includes:

  • Transportation Kassel - Berlin - Kassel
  • Accomodation and breakfast in Berlin
  • 3-day-ticket for public transportation in Berlin
  • Support service and guided tours as well as museum visits in Berlin

Berlin tourist information

Program is subject to change.