Welcome to Germany

Deutschlandkarte im Kohlfeld

Information about Germany

You want 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!


Visa requirements

General regulations for entry into Germany and the obtention of a visa.

Deutsche Nationalhymne Audio File

National Anthem of the Federal Republic of Germany

(© Bundesregierung.de)

Welcome to Germany

Reichstagskuppel mit Quadriga

Information from the Federal Foreign Office

German Information Centres worldwide - Find information about Germany online!

German Information Centres (GIC) were designed to promote a modern image of Germany.  They provide up-to-date information about Germany.

Three regional centres focus on Africa  - Paris, Pretoria and Brasilia – in the main languages of the continent, French, English and Portuguese. Links to all of the GIC worldwide are listed below.