Leisure Time

Everyone designs their free time differently. Here is some inspiration for activities to get to know Schleswig-Holstein and Kiel a little better. This part of Germany is characterized by its proximity to both the North Sea and the Baltic Sea.

This page contains information about tourist activities in Schleswig-Holstein.


This page contains information about tourist activities in Kiel.


Language Classes

There are different offers for German language courses by the adult education centre for Kiel and its surrounding.



There are many different gyms that you can choose from in Kiel. The University of Kiel has a large offer of different activities.


Since there is a Fjord in Kiel, activities like sailing are very popular.

  • GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel

    Wischhofstraße 1-3
    D-24148 Kiel


  • More about science & research in Kiel and many other links related to work&life in Kiel are available via the  Wissenschaftsportal of the city of Kiel


The TOTAL E-QUALITY award is presented to GEOMAR for efforts in terms of human resource management aimed at providing equal opportunity.

More information in the TOTAL E-QUALITY award.