School Trips to Berlin (6 days)

Our Berlin School trips for language groups provides students with the opportunity to practise responding to spoken German in a variety of different situations. We can provide some structured language tasks for students to complete during their trip which also enables them to further develop their response to written German.

The itinerary shown (based upon 6 days by coach) is only a suggestion of what your group could visit during your Berlin tour. All our school trips can be tailored to cover your students specific learning objectives. Please ask to speak to one of our team to discuss your requirements or Request a quotation. We also provide History school trips to Berlin, for further information, please click here  to visit History trips.




Days One & Two:  Outward Journey


Brandenburg Gate


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Museums & venues


  • School pick-up & travel to Hull to board the overnight ferry to Rotterdam. Overnight on ferry in en-suite cabins
  • Disembark (Day Two) in Rotterdam & travel to Berlin. Check-in at accommodation. Half-board in Berlin for three nights

Days Three & Four:  Berlin: History & Culture

  • The Reichstag
  • Brandenburg Gate
  • Charlottenburg Palace
  • Pariserplatz
  • Unter den Linden
  • Humboldt Library
  • Berlin Wall 
  • Checkpoint Charlie
  • TV Tower
  • Alexanderplatz
  • River Spree cruise

Days Five & Six:  Return Travel   

  • Depart after breakfast
  • Travel to Rotterdam
  • Board overnight ferry to Hull
  • En-suite cabins
  • Disembark in Hull (Day Six)
  • Return to school/college

Itinerary Planning

  • This itinerary is suggested only to assist with your tour planning
  • It is not designed to be prescriptive & we are happy to tailor it to suit your particular requirements
  • Options: you can add venues in Berlin or en-route. By adding a day it is possible to include time in Cologne or Amsterdam
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Language Studies in Berlin


         Main Themes  

Berlin Olympic Stadium


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KS3 & Exam Boards 

Reichstag Dome Exterior
  • Gain an appreciation & awareness of German culture & history to provide context to a study of the language
  • Gain an insight into the German way of life
  • Practise German language skills in listening, reading, speaking & writing
  • Communicate/converse with native German speakers
  • Understand & use a wider range of vocabulary & grammatical structures

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Outward Journey/Pre-Tour



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Museums & venues

  • Travel and transport
  • Directions
  • Describing routes
  • Countries, towns and rivers
  • Berlin's location
  • Geography of Germany


  • Berlin's history: the growth of the city
  • German culture and traditions
  • Describing services
  • Expressing opinions
  • Describing the city environment
  • Reporting on weather conditions
  • Using different tenses
  • Declension
  • Gender of nouns
  • Spelling

Return Journey / Post-Tour

  • Describing what happened
  • Expressing opinions about Berlin
  • Writing about a return visit to Berlin
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    Checkpoint Charlie
  • All the accommodation we use regularly is audited following guidelines laid down by the School Travel Forum and incorporated into our Safety Management System.

Our Most Popular Accommodation 

  •  Stayokay hostels
  • Grand City Hotel
  • Holiday Inns


  • Operating Certificate
  • Fire Certificate
  • Food Hygiene Certificate
  • Pest Control Certificate
  • Public Liability Insurance
Safety Audit (Main Headings)    
  • Building Design
  • Fire Alarms
  • Escape Routes & Signage
  • Emergency Lighting
  • Fire Equipment
  • Fire Prevention
  • Electrics
  • Staff Training
  • Security
  • Flooring
  • Glass
  • Gas & Water
  • Lifts
  • Balconies & Balustrades
  • Bedrooms & Beds
  • Pool (where applicable)
  • Food Delivery Areas
  • Storage
  • Stock Rotation
  • Food Handling
  • Pest Control
  • Cleanliness
  • Temperature Control
  • Staff Training
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Help Organising your Tour

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Galina has over 25 years' experience in organising school trips for school & youth groups to Paris. We therefore offer the services of your own Tour Administrator who will guide you through each step of the process, from your initial enquiry to your departure & return. 


We have developed a number of useful documents that will help you when preparing to launch your tour & with your visit application via the Senior Management or your EVC.


Risk assessment advice is available &, once booked, we can provide a helpful guide that can be used to formulate your own tailored risk assessment.


There are links to several useful documents below that can be downloaded to help trip preparation.


Launching Your Tour


Preparing for Departure             



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  Berlin Gallery
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Holmes Chapel Comprehensive School, Cheshire

"Terry, the driver, is one of the most helpful and knowledgeable drivers I have travelled with. Please can we travel with him next year? Bruce, the guide, was very knowledgeable and built up a good relationship with the students."


Merchant Taylors' Boys' School, Liverpool

"It was an excellent tour, with superb support and advice from Galina. Thank you."


Cokethorpe School, Witney, Oxfordshire

"Excellent. The tour was extremely successful due to good accommodation and transport. The pre-planning was great and really helped us achieve all the aims we had."


St Bedes RC High School, Blackburn

"Our Tour Administrator was efficient, friendly and helpful. Martin (the driver) is perfect for pupils, friendly with them and fits in great with staff. He's a pleasure to work with. After 25 years of school trips he is the best!"
  Cecilienhof Palace Courtyard
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