Explore German Language Summer School at Munich Castle: An Unforgettable Language Experience for Teens!

German Language Summer School at Munich Castle - Unforgettable Language Experience, Verbalists

Discover an immersive German language learning experience for teens aged 14-17 at the Munich Castle, nestled in the heart of Bavaria.

Offered by the renowned Verbalisti Language Network and organized in collaboration with the prestigious GLS school, this German language summer school seamlessly integrates education with thrilling activities. The program unfolds against the backdrop of medieval charm and the scenic Isar River in Munich.

✅ RISK-FREE ENROLLMENT with Verbalists Education – Participants can cancel or postpone their program without incurring standard fees up to 4 weeks before it begins. This allows you to secure your spot with no worries and take advantage of our language network’s great promotions.


Munich Castle, Verbalists
Munich Castle is situated on the green banks of the River Isar and in close proximity to the renowned Bavaria film studios.

German Language School (GLS) is a leading language school in Europe, boasting over 40 years of experience. Accredited by the Berlin Senate, Swedish Ministry of Education, and esteemed associations such as ALTO, EAQUALS, and IALC, GLS has been named the best language school in Germany three times by LTM Language Travel Magazine.

GLS is the only language school in Germany with a prestigious 9,000 square-meter campus, which includes luxurious accommodation, classrooms, a restaurant, and a luxury hotel.

For this program, the school utilizes the learning center in the Munich Castle.

Castle Campus and Bavarian Splendor

Situated just 15 minutes from Munich’s city center in a wealthy residential district of Munich, the 19th-century Burg Schwaneck castle offers a unique blend of history and modern amenities.

Facilities include spacious classrooms with a historical touch, 10 rooms with 4 to 5 beds, a knights’ hall, lounge, internet cafe, bowling, billiards, playground in the park, table tennis, and a cafeteria. This castle offers a secure and inspiring environment for language learning.


The program caters to language learners from 40 countries, encompassing various proficiency levels: elementary, intermediate, and advanced. However, it doesn’t include absolute beginners.

One of the classrooms in the Munich Castle, Verbalists

Classes are held in small groups, with a maximum of 12 students.

The curriculum comprises 20 German language lessons per week, each lasting 45 minutes. Classrooms are designed to evoke the inspiring atmosphere of the castle’s medieval history.

Adventure Beyond the Classroom: After morning classes, participants engage in a myriad of afternoon and evening activities, including swimming, rafting on the Isar River, sports, excursions to Munich’s iconic landmarks, and cultural experiences. Evenings are filled with video projections, camping, or biking along the riverbank.

Group Leader and Supervision

During their stay at the camp, children are under the 24/7 supervision of experienced and skilled staff from the GLS Language School.

Sample week at Munich Castle

Sundayarrival until 5 pm, language test, welcome evening
Monday4 German lessonsswimmingvideo evening
Tuesday4 German lessonshalf-day excursion, e.g. to Olympiazentrum or Englischer Garten or shoppingralley in the castle park
Wednesday4 German lessonsgames and sports
or: visit Munich on your own or go shopping (with parent’s permission)
or: rafting tour on the Isar
camp fire on the banks of River Isar
Thursday4 German lessonsRalley through the City centre of Munichcycling along the banks of river Isar 
Friday4 German lessonsgames and sports
or: visit Munich on your own or go shopping (with parent’s permission)
or: rafting tour on the Isar
Party or visit to a Bavarian Biergarten 
Saturdayfull-day excursion, i.e., to Munich or Castle Nymphenburg
Sundaydeparture or extra excursion (i.e., Castle Neuschwanstein)

Accommodation and Dining

Accommodations consist of four and five-bedroom units with shared shower/WC facilities located in the hall, all within the castle premises.

Full-board meals are served in the castle’s cafeteria, providing a comfortable and convenient stay.

Program Dates and Pricing

The Munich Castle summer program runs from June 30 to August 11, with arrivals and departures on Sundays during this period.

⚠️  Early enrollment is recommended as GLS provides only 50 beds in the castle, attracting participants from 40 countries worldwide.

2024 Prices for German Language Summer School

MUNICH CASTLE (Ages 14 to 17)

per week
In the Castle
Full board
4-5 bedded rooms
Shared bathroom
Additional week €1,265. Extra day €110. All prices are given in euros.

The price includes:

20 German language lessons per week, 24-hour tutoring by GLS staff in the castle, full board meals, accommodation in triple or quadruple rooms with shared bathrooms, 2 daily activities, 2 weekly excursions, 24-hour supervision by professional staff, document processing by the school (€30), and travel insurance (medical, liability, luggage).

Not included in the price:

Registration fees of €50, airfare and related taxes, as well as shared airport transfers (€80 each way, only available on Sundays between 8:00 and 22:00). Contact us for the price of private transfers out of schedule (Sundays 8:00-22:00).

Optional Unaccompanied Minor (UM) Service: Children aged 14 and above can choose to travel alone or have an escort during their stay at the airport, with the UM fee applied in the latter case. This choice is based on parental preference. The UM service is optional for this program and is separate from airport transfers (transport between the airport and accommodation). It involves airport staff and GLS school representatives taking responsibility for your child at the airport. Airlines usually charge €45 to €50 per flight, and GLS school charges a €100 UM fee.

High quality adult language courses abroad

Accredited program supported by the accredited Verbalists Education & Language Network.

PRODIREKT and its Verbalists Education are accredited by the leading language travel and higher education associations – English UK, Alphe UK, FEDELE Spain, FELTOM Malta, ICEF Germany, and many more. You will find more information about our international accreditation here.

Application Process

Please note that filling out the PRODIREKT Application Form and Terms & Conditions does not secure a place on the program, nor does it mean you are under obligation that your child attends the course you are inquiring about. It is simply the first step in the application process, so that we can give you precise program details and check program/accommodation availability. A contract is signed directly with the school, and a place is confirmed after a deposit or the whole course fee is settled. Please fill out and sign:

The Verbalists Language Network is part of the PRODIREKT Education Group, which is a certified representative and partner of prestigious schools and colleges in world renowned university centers.  

  When you enroll for foreign language study abroad with the Verbalists you are not only getting the expert advice, guidance and dependability of an accredited organization and a world-leading language network, but you also enjoy special privileges, such as:

  • Expert and impartial advice, backed by 25+ years of experience
  • scholarships offered only to PRODIREKT/Verbalists students and our International Ambassadors;
  • special discounts – you often pay less than what a school charges for the same program;
  • enrollment advantages – faster processing, lower or no deposits, no charge when you change your booking;
  • priority in reserving your residential or homestay accommodation;
  • less strict cancellation policy;
  • free visa application assistance;
  • travel and airport transfer arrangements;
  • in case of many young learner programs and summer schools, guidance and care of our staff and experienced group leaders during the duration of a program.

For detailed information, inquiries, or enrollment, contact us here or submit your comment/question through the form below. Join us for a summer of language, culture, and adventure in the heart of Germany!

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