Welcome to Germany
You would like information about Germany? Maybe you are planning a holiday or would like to stay in Germany for longer to go to school, to study or work - if so, you are in the right place to find out more!
Planning a trip to Germany and looking to inform yourself before you go? The German National Tourist Board uses its website to provide extensive and well‑presented information about towns and cities, culture, events, leisure activities and business trips. Discover Destination Germany through the multimedia prism of www.germany.travel.
German National Tourist Board
16 Federal States
Germany consists of 16 Federal States or "Länder" as they are called in German.
Each "Land" is very much unique and charming in its own way. Here you can find out more about each and everyone of them.
The 16 Federal States
Information on visa procedures for Germany and other Schengen States can be found here.