Rhineland

Language & Cultural Tour in Germany

Probably the most popular region for school groups due to its wealth of excursions. Enjoy a full day in Cologne visiting the Gothic Cathedral and rounding off the visit with a stop at the Chocolate Factory. Bonn – music abounds in the birthplace of Beethoven. Discover Konigswinter and Drachenfels funicular and experience the beauty and tranquility of the region as you drive through the quaint towns bordering the Rhine River.

At this destination

  • Cultural visits
  • Language lessons
  • Homestay accommodation
  • Christmas Markets

Must see sights

  • Cologne Cathedral
  • Imhoff- Stollweck Chocolate Museum
  • Museum Ludwig
  • Beethoven's House
  • Haribo Factory
  • Phantasialand

Travel advice

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Sample itinerary

Day 1 – Arrival in destination meet host families or check into requested accommodation

Day 2 – Guided tour of Cologne – Cologne Cathedral, Stollwerck Chocolate Museums, Farina Haus (eau de cologne). Free time

Day 3 – Day trip to Phantasialand

Day 4 – Guided tour of Bonn – Haus der Deschichte; branch museum of the German. Learn how to make gummy bears

Day 5 – Depart  and make your return journey home.