Travel

Travel

Tuition at AMBEX typically includes two to three major Academic Tours as well as several day trips throughout the semester.

Christian Worldview Academic Tour (2 days):
  • Weimar – the Athens of Germany
  • Flossenbuerg Concentration Camp Memorial
  • Buchenwald Concentration Camp Memorial
Land of the Reformers Academic Tour (10 days):
  • Dresden (the Florence of Germany)
  • Berlin
  • Wittenberg – Luther-City
  • Eisenach – Wartburg & J.S. Bach house
  • Erfurt – Augustinian Monestary
  • Mainz – Gutenberg Bibles & Press Museum
  • Worms – Reformation Monument & Jewish Cemetary
  • Heidelberg – Germany’s Romantic city

Art History Academic Tour (9 days):
  • Salzburg, Austria (Sound of Music Tour)
  • Venice, Italy
  • Florence, Italy
  • Pisa, Italy
  • Cinque Terre, Italy
Day trips:
  • Rothenburg ob der Tauber (Walled Medieval City)
  • Neuschwanstein Castle
  • Nuernberg Document Center & Old City
  • Buchenwald Concentration Camp Memorial
  • Munich Town Center & Old City
  • Amberg Old City

Independent Travel-Study Weeks

During the semester, AMBEX students have three separate weeks to travel-study on their own!  As students prepare for classroom lecture by reading selected materials, they are permitted to travel extensively beyond the city limits of Regensburg.Where to? Train travel anywhere in Bavaria (Germany’s largest & most beautiful state) only costs $10/day with five classmates, and on weekends, students can choose any destination in Germany for only Euros 40/day. Round-trip airfare from Munich or Nurnberg to most major cities in Europe usually costs around 100 Euros.



Alumni

See what Alumni have to say about AMBEX - Christian Study Abroad program.

Sarah Loomis – Point Loma University

Introduction

It seems a tremendous task to recount what I have learned this semester, not because it is hard to remember, but because we have...

Karen Harriger, The Master’s College

On January 18, 2013 at 6:25 AM, my flight took off from Fresno-Yosemite International Airport bound for Munich, Germany. Like my journey toward reaching...

Aaron Thomasson, Columbia International University

“Fresh Bretzel, Bratwurst mit Sauerkraut, Regensburg, Bayern, Deutsche Bahn, historic cities, museums, Christkindlmarkt with cobblestone streets covered by snow, and new friends are just a few...