Based in the shadows of the first team’s home stadium, the 81,000 capacity Signal Iduna Park (Westfalstadion) is the Stadion Rote Erde. Your training sessions will be held here on the site of the current Borussia Dortmund 2nd team and previous home of the BVB 1st team prior to the development of the Westfalstadion. You will receive professional coaching from BVB coaching staff, experiencing the ideologies of the club’s footballing beliefs and profound heritage. With a fully negotiable package of training sessions, inclusive of required training equipment and fixtures against handpicked local opposition to match your teams performance level; a pro-experience tour to Germany may provide you with everything you are looking for and much more.

Our Pro Experience football tours to Dortmund, Germany offer:

  • High quality training sessions and expert coaching methods by BVB Coaching staff
  • Friendly games v local opposition/academy teams
  • Opportunity to watch first team training sessions
  • Watch first Team in action during Budesliga or Cup match
  • Visit to Signal Iduna Park stadium for guided tour by expert guide
  • Combination of social activities and tourist attractions
  • Resorts
  • Accommodation
  • Excursions
  • Itinerary


  • Located in West Germany in Westphalia close to Dutch border
  • Former "steel city" developed into a modern and cosmopolitan City
  • Home to one of the most succesful football clubs: Borussia Dortmund (BVB)

Germany has an excellent variety of accommodation options each experienced in school group provision. Please find an example of our accommodation options below:

JH Dortmund
JH Dortmund

JH Dortmund - Dortmund

  • Good City centre location with easily accessible local amenities
  • Youth hostel accommodation with privately shared rooms
  • Close proximity to local activities and excursions – eg: Phantasialand Themepark

To enhance your tour experience a number of excursions and activities can be added to your itinerary:

Stadium Tours
Stadium Tours

A wide array of possible options encompassing some of the best teams the German Bundesliga has to offer. Clubs located within a comfortable drive of Cologne/Dortmund include FC Koln, Bayer Leverkusen, Schalke04, Borussia Dortmund and Borussia Moenchengladbach. Tours are led by English speaking guides, each with stories and secrets about their respective clubs and behind the scenes visits to changing rooms, media rooms, players tunnel and pitchside dugouts.

Pro Match
Pro Match

Groups will have the opportunity to watch a Bundesliga or German cup match subject to availability and schedule. There are a number of professional clubs play their home games within a short drive of Cologne/Dortmund including FC Koln, Bayer Leverkusen, Schalke04, Borussia Dortmund and Borussia Moenchengladbach


With a variety of six themed ‘lands’ for you to explore there are attractions suitable for all ages, as well as breathtaking shows and enthralling entertainers. From cable car rides, log flume, white rollercoasters and spectacular live shows. Are you brave enough to face the Black Mamba, Winja's Fear & Force, River Quest or the Mystery Castle? 

Rhine Cruise
Rhine Cruise

Enjoy a panoramic Rhine River sightseeing cruise and soak in the spirit of Cologne. The Rhine River provides access to many of the city’s major attractions, such as Cologne Cathedral, and during your boat cruise, you will see and admire top sights and learn about Cologne's 2,000-year history from the informative on board audio commentary

We can offer tailor made tours to suit your specific group requirements, additional training sessions and friendly fixtures v local opposition can be arranged. Please find below an example itinerary, (NB: choice of ferry routes available):

Example Itinerary - Chester le Street & Washington District


Day 1               

Coach arrives at school

Depart by coach and transfer to North Shields ferry terminal

Ferry departs for overnight crossing to Amsterdam


Day 2               

Ferry arrives

Transfer through Holland and Germany

Signal Iduna Park Stadium tour

Friendly match fixtures #1 vs local opposition           

Evening Meal at accommodation


Day 3               

Breakfast at accommodation

Dortmund training session #1


Dortmund training session #2

Evening Meal at accommodation 


Day 4               

Breakfast at accommodation

Full day at Phantasialand Theme Park

Friendly match fixtures #2 vs local opposition

Evening Meal at accommodation


Day 5               

Breakfast at accommodation

Dortmund training session #4

Depart by coach and transfer to Amsterdam ferry terminal

Ferry departs for overnight crossing to Newcastle (North Shields) ferry terminal


Day 6               

Ferry arrives

Depart by coach and transfer to school.


Tour Ends.