Business & Economics Trips to Berlin

Over of a quarter of a century after the fall of the Berlin Wall, the German economy is a global powerhouse and the world's fourth-largest economy. Berlin’s economy is now based on hi-tech firms and the service sector, encompassing a diverse range of creative industries, research facilities, media corporations, and convention venues.  This progressive and dynamic city has proven popular with Business Studies groups for its variety of specialist visits from manufacturing to marketing, which will really bring the subject to life.

 

Curriculum Topics Key Stage 4 & 5

  • Understanding the nature and purpose of Business
  • Understanding management, leadership and decision making
  • Decision making to improve marketing performance
  • Decision making to improve human resource performance
  • International trade and the global economy

Prices start from£239pp

Popular itinerary

Our sample itinerary provides you with an idea of the visits you can cover during your trip. We can tailor-make an itinerary to support your specific learning outcomes.

Morning Afternoon Evening
1 Check in to UK airport for flight to Berlin Arrive and transfer to your accommodation Visit to Reichstag Dome
2 Guided Tour of Silicon Allee Visit to Ritter Sport Bowling and evening meal
3 Visit to BMW Motorbikes factory Visit to KPM Welt Evening meal
4 Explore and shop the Sony Centre at Potsdamer Platz Transfer to Berlin airport for return flight Arrive UK, onward travel to school
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Morning Check in to UK airport for flight to Berlin
Afternoon Arrive and transfer to your accommodation
Evening Visit to Reichstag Dome
Morning Guided Tour of Silicon Allee
Afternoon Visit to Ritter Sport
Evening Bowling and evening meal
Morning Visit to BMW Motorbikes factory
Afternoon Visit to KPM Welt
Evening Evening meal
Morning Explore and shop the Sony Centre at Potsdamer Platz
Afternoon Transfer to Berlin airport for return flight
Evening Arrive UK, onward travel to school

Price Shown includes

  • Return air travel
  • 3 nights B&B accommodation
  • Return airport transfers
  • Group Travel Insurance
  • Bespoke itinerary planning service
  • Free Place Ratios
  • Live Trip Tracking
  • Online trip organiser & Travel App
  • 24/7 support whilst you are away


Reasons to Visit

BMW Motorcycles

Visit BMW’s motorcycle plant for a tour of this modern production facility building premium brand motorbikes. As well as seeing the production process, there will be the opportunity to ask questions from the experts. The production areas that can be visited vary depending on the internal production requirements.

Volkswagen Autostadt Wolfsburg

The Volkswagen factory in Wolfsburg, 1 hour away from Berlin, prides itself in being the largest auto plant in the world. Its adjacent “Autostadt” (car city) is a theme park dedicated to the automobile and offers everything car enthusiasts of all ages dream about.There is a huge car museum, several pavilions dedicated to the various VW cars, restaurants, a hotel, and of course the factory itself, which you can tour.

Silicon Allee Guided Tour

“Silicon Allee" is a way for start ups in Berlin to connect with each other, to get exposure outside Germany, and for investors from the outside world to get a glimpse of what’s happening here. Explore this fascinating area of Berlin and speak to businesses first-hand on this new exclusive tour.

KPM Welt

See how the world-renowned table services, gifts and accessories come into existence from the initial design idea to the finished work of art. The KPM tour with its historic buildings offers an inspiring exhibition of Berlin´s royal porcelain and a workshop where your students can catch a glimpse of traditional porcelain making.

Ritter Sport Chocolate Factory

Located at the Gendarmenmarkt Square, the store is not just an architectural feast for the eyes, but also offers a unique and varied assortment of items revolving around RITTER SPORT chocolate. Children and teenagers can make their own favourite chocolates at the CHOCOWORKSHOP, while the chocolatiers make your individual dream chocolate bars come to life, using only the finest ingredients, at CHOCOCREATION. Contact us for prices and booking details.

Berlin Airport Tour

Currently under construction, Berlin Brandenburg Airport is set to replace the city's 2 existing airports to create one large international hub serving Berlin. Tours start at the info tower where you can obtain an initial overview of the entire 960-hectare airport project. A guide will then show you the site and provide the latest information about its construction.


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What You Say

 This was my first time organising such a trip. The fact that everything went so well is down to EST - Thank you! 

Hellesdon High School​

 This is the 3rd trip to Berlin we have run with EST, and we have had even more positive feedback than usual from the students and their parents. 

Queen Elizabeth II High School

 The level of service received was exceptional. Thank you! 

Longsands College

 The entire team were amazing...I have organised school trips for years and this was fantastic.

Walbottle Campus Technology College