Bookings with 1st deposits paid between the 1st April 2021 - 31st August 2021 will be covered by Equity’s Covid Guarantee meaning:
You have the flexibility to move your schools tour to an alternative date at any time. Where possible Equity will keep the same pricing.*
If your booking needs to be cancelled due to Covid-19 restrictions within 14 days of departure, you will receive a full refund of monies paid.**
Equity’s standard Terms & Conditions still apply such as;
• Bookings cancelled by you 14 days or more prior to departure.
• Refund policy is only applicable to full group booking cancellation and is not applicable to individual passenger cancellations.
Equity booking terms and conditions can be found here.
*Equity will endeavour to move your booking at the same price within the same season but are subject to cost fluctuations such as flight, accommodation and excursion pricing.
**To receive a full refund one or more of the following must apply:
• The Department for Education advises against overnight residential trips to your destination
• Quarantine is required on arrival at destination or on return to the UK
• The UK Government lockdown measures prevent your tour departing as scheduled
• Where government or local legislation is in place that impacts and inhibits the primary reason for your tour
• The Foreign and Commonwealth Development Office (FCDO) advises against all but essential travel
• Equity is unable to operate your trip due to a significant number of planned excursions being closed during your stay.
• The booking’s payment terms have been fully met as outlined in Equity’s terms and conditions.
A full refund will be payable up to 60 days after the date of scheduled departure allowing Equity to obtain refunds from suppliers, such as airlines and accommodation providers.
Equity's Language and Culture trips to Germany offer students a fantastic insight into the customs and traditions that are central to understanding the German language. Speaking with locals in various settings, from market stalls to shopping centres as well as historical attractions, strengthens their language skills and introduces students to dialects and regional variations.
Equity offer German language trips to the following destinations:
- Black Forest
Germany is an exciting country with fantastic opportunities to improve linguistic skills. All across the country there are inspiring excursions that provide students with lots of possibilities to converse with locals.
Engaging with the language through fun activities is a great way to learn German and there are plenty of these to enjoy, from the busy streets of Berlin and the quiet riverside towns of the Rhineland, to important regional cities such as Munich or the quaint, countryside villages of the Black Forest.
There's no better way to learn a language than to practice in its native country. Students can practice their German language skills at local food markets, take part in language workshops with native speakers and discover more about German culture and history at a variety of interactive museums.
Discover more of Germany in these amazing locations:
A cultural colossus, filled with iconic sights such as the Berlin Wall, The Brandenburg Gate, Checkpoint Charlie and so much more! Explore the artistic neighbourhoods and shopping districts like Friedrichstraße, that make this a vibrant capital city.
This famous 19th-century palace is straight out of a fairy tale and sits in a stunning location on a hilltop in Bavaria. Students will enjoy exploring and learning about the history behind the castle as well as taking in the amazing views.
Rhine River Cruise
A fantastic way for students to see the highlights of the fabulous Rhineland region. The cruise stops at charming towns and villages where you can experience local traditions and delicacies. Converse with locals and discover the famous tales about the forests, vineyards and historic settlements.
One of Germany's most beautiful cities, students will love exploring Munich. Chat to locals in the artistic Kunstareal district, visit the Deutsches Museum to increase vocabulary or walk through the farmers market and test conversational skills.
A fun-filled day at the second most popular theme park in Europe will have your students practicing their language skills by ordering food and drinks and enquiring for directions.
There's great learning in the great outdoors in one of Germany's most beautiful landscapes. Ride the cable car to the top of Schauinsland mountain for stunning views, visit Triberg Falls, Lake Titisee or the Open Air Museum of the Black Forest where students can learn all about the nature of this region.
From the stunning Gothic cathedral in Cologne to nearby Koblenz, gateway to the Rhine Gorge UNESCO World Heritage Site, there's a wealth of amazing attractions to help language students, including; Cologne Chocolate Museum, Marksburg Castle, and Siegfried's Mechanisches Musikkabinett among others.
We have a minimum number of 10 paying passengers but no upper limit. We can split large groups across multiple coaches and hotels as required.
We believe the travel insurance policy we offer is one of the best available.
With prior knowledge to booking we can arrange a tour that takes into consideration any students with disabilities.
Germany is great for fantastic educational trips. There are many excellent destinations to discover more about a range of subjects, including:
- Rise of the Nazis in Munich
- Art & Design in Berlin
- Music in the Black Forest
- Cold War history in Berlin
- German Christmas Markets trip
- Music tours in the Rhineland
Get in touch with Equity for more information about trips to Germany.
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