English and German summer courses in Engelberg for juniors

A Swiss-German Alpine resort surrounded by natural beauty and exciting cities
Engelberg Juniors
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A quaint Swiss mountain village

Our Alpadia German and English summer school in Switzerland, is located just 45 minutes away from the bustling tourist town of Lucerne, in a renovated 12th century Benedictine monastery. The campus offers spacious classrooms and a games area, as well as indoor and outdoor sports facilities, including football fields and tennis courts. 

Known as one of the most beautiful and popular mountain resorts in central Switzerland, Engelberg is a charming alpine village filled with natural beauty. At an altitude of 1000 meters, its impressive mountain peaks make it a top location for hiking and outdoor adventure sports. 

Junior and teenage students can enjoy a range of sports and hikes in the picturesque surroundings, as well as excursions to Bern, Interlaken or Lucerne for shopping and sightseeing.

  • Study in a safe and charming Swiss-German mountain resort, surrounded by fresh air and nature
  • Indoor and outdoor sports facilities including volleyball, basketball, badminton and football
  • Premium+ optional complementary activities – Adrenalin, Creative Arts and Tennis  

Alpadia is now offering French and German summer courses online (8-17). Find out more!


View our Terms and Conditions.

Package includes 
    Standard 20 – 15 hours of English or German lessons per week
    Intensive 25 – 18.45 hours of English or German lessons per week
  • MEALS 
    Full board 
    A full activity program every afternoon and evening
    One full day and two half day excursions to nearby landmarks, cities, and theme parks
    24-hr supervision
    Welcome pack
    Assessment tests
    Course materials and Alpadia folder
    Student ID
    Pocket money service
    Safe storage of students' passports
    Private lessons – Add 5 private lessons onto a Standard 20 course to maximise your learning CHF 300
    Shared transfers – Zurich ZRH airport from CHF 110 each way
    Local pickups – pickups from Engelberg train station are free
    Premium+ Adrenalin CHF 220
    Premium+ Creative Arts CHF 130
    Premium+ Tennis CHF 220

Key facts


4 July to 7 August 2021

Age range
10 - 17 years old
Level of English
Beginners to Advanced
Alpadia Language Schools, Benediktinerkloster 5, 6390 Engelberg, Switzerland, Engelberg


School facilities

School type

Renovated 12th century monastery building


Enjoy the picturesque mountain setting of Engelberg

Sports facilities

2 indoors sports halls and outdoor football, volleyball and basketball fields

Student Lounge

Socialize with your friends in our communal student lounge


Available throughout the school

Activities available or offered

Alpadia Engelberg Summer Course ski lift in mountains
Alpadia Engelberg Summer Course student show
Alpadia Engelberg Summer Course hockey game

School activities

City breaks
Enjoy shopping trips to in nearby Zurich, Lucerne, Bern or Interlaken
Outdoor activities
School sports activities and hiking in the beautiful surrounding mountains
Chill out with your friends at movie and talent nights, BBQs, sports tournaments and discos
Take a Premium+ Adrenalin program for mountain biking, aerial adventure parks and 'Via Ferrata', a mix of bouldering and hiking
Arts & Theater
Explore your creative skills and learn street art: graffiti & body art, basic painting techniques; 3D art, development and design of a personalised T-shirt & a collective piece of art, self portrait and more on a Premium+ Creative Arts program
Improve your tennis game with coaching by experienced teachers on a Premium+ Tennis program


Student Residence Alpadia Engelberg Summer Course student residence
Our student residence has high-quality renovated rooms which each have a small sink, and personal storage space, set in a historic 12th century building. There is an additional residence building we use during busy times which is a modern boarding school located next door.
  • Single and twin bedrooms with shared bathrooms
  • Ages 10–17 years
  • Full board meals provided

Accreditation & memberships

This Alpadia Language school is accredited by the Swiss Private School Register, the Swiss Federation of Private Schools (FSPS) and the Association of Swiss Private Schools in the canton Vaud (AVDEP).