Helpful Vacation and Travel Vocabulary in German – Part 3

Helpful Vacation and Travel Vocabulary in German – Part 3

If you want to visit Germany, knowing basic travel vocabulary in German would be an added advantage! And without any doubt, summer would be the best time to plan your trip. You can go camping or hiking, head to the beach, have a barbecue party or simply enjoy cold German beer in a beer garden.

In this lesson, you will learn a few common and useful German words associated with beach and camping. If you have missed the previous two lessons of this series, you can check them out here – Part 1 and Part 2.

Learn Travel Vocabulary in German Online With the Help of Word Clouds Below

Beach Vocabulary in German

Beach vocabulary in German- All About Deutsch

Germany hosts a lot of beaches and of course, they are one of the most popular travel destinations. In this word cloud, we have mentioned useful German beach words.

Just in case you are wondering what these words are called in English, here are the translations, clockwise from top left:

  1. Swimming ring 2. Surfboard 3. Swimsuit / Bathing suit 4. Sunscreen 5. Seashell 6. Lighthouse

Downloadable podcasts below. Click ‘Play’ to learn the correct pronunciations of these words.


der Schwimmring, die Schwimmringe
das Surfbrett, die Surfbretter
der Badeanzug, die Badeanzüge
die Sonnencreme, die Sonnencremes
die Muschel, die Muscheln
der Leuchtturm, die Leuchttürme

Objects Usually Found at the Beach

Things used at the beach- German beach words

Who doesn’t love the beach? In this word cloud, we have listed some objects which are commonly found or used at the beach. Clockwise from top left, the English translations of these words are as follows:

  1. Beach towel 2. Swimming / Bathing trunks 3. Bikini 4. Sand castle 5. Shovel 6. Sun umbrella / Sunshade

Click ‘Play’ below to learn the correct pronunciations of this beach travel vocabulary in German.


das Strandtuch, die Strandtücher
die Badehose, die Badehosen
der Bikini, die Bikinis
die Sandburg, die Sandburgen
die Schaufel, die Schaufeln
der Sonnenschirm, die Sonnenschirme

German Adjectives to Describe Your Trip or Vacation

Adjectives to describe vacation in German- All about deutsch

You generally tend to give all the trip details to your close friends and family members, once you are back home. In this word cloud, we have mentioned a few must-know adjectives in German to describe your vacation. Clockwise from top left, the English translations of these adjectives are as follows:

  1. Sunny 2. Cloudy 3. Windy 4. Luxurious 5. Relaxing 6. Historical

Click ‘Play’ below to learn the correct pronunciations of these adjectives.


sonnig
wolkig
windig
luxuriös
erholsam
historisch

Basic Camping Vocabulary in German

German Camping vocabulary- Travel vocabulary in German

Do you know the German word for camping or tent? German camping vocabulary here will help you to talk about camping.

In this word cloud, we have listed some common German words associated with camping. Just in case you are wondering what they are called in English, here are the translations, clockwise from top left:

  1. Backpack 2. Flashlight / torch 3. Sleeping bag 4. Tent 5. Camp site / Campground 6. Campfire / bonfire

Click ‘Play’ below to learn the correct pronunciations of these nouns.


der Rucksack, die Rucksäcke
die Taschenlampe, die Taschenlampen
der Schlafsack, die Schlafsäcke
das Zelt, die Zelte
der Campingplatz, die Campingplätze
das Lagerfeuer, die Lagerfeuer

Things or Equipment to Carry While Camping

Things used while camping- Camping words in German

What all comes to your mind when you think about camping or lighting a campfire? In this word cloud, we have mentioned a few objects and equipment people usually carry while camping. Clockwise from top left, the English translations of these words are as follows:

  1. Camp chair 2. Bug repellent 3. Hammock 4. Axe 5. Survival knife 6. Fire starter / Igniter

Click ‘Play’ below to learn the correct pronunciations of these objects.


der Campingstuhl, die Campingstühle
das Insektenschutzmittel, die Insektenschutzmittel
die Hängematte, die Hängematten
die Axt, die Äxte
das Überlebensmesser, die Überlebensmesser
der Anzünder, die Anzünder

Also check out our Urlaub und Reisen flashcards to learn more vacation and travel vocabulary in German.

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