Summer University 2017: Castlemania – get to know the SUnny side of the Kurpfalz!

Organized by AEGEE-Heidelberg & AEGEE-Mannheim in cooperation with Civic Education Working Group

When? 01.09.2017 – 10.09.2017
Where? Heidelberg, Mannheim, Schwetzingen, Strasbourg
What? History, Local Culture and Civic Education
How much? 126€
Who? 25 Friends
Sleep? Youth Hostel with real beds
Language? English


  • Visit the three castles Mannheim, Heidelberg and Schwetzingen
  • Travel to Strasbourg and tour of the European Parliament
  • Workshops on Civic Education
  • Kayaking on the Neckar river
  • Rope park
  • “Wine hiking” – taste some local wine while wandering through the nature
  • JumpInn – giant indoor playground
  • Geocaching
  • Cooking course with local cuisine
  • Citytours in Mannheim and Heidelberg with fun games
  • German language course (including some local expressions)
  • Pubcrawl in Heidelberg
  • University party in the castle of Mannheim
  • A big thank you to our sponsors!


    Have a nice read with an article (in German and English) from the Main Organizer Sarah!