Compose your football trips to FC Schalke 04 and experience a match in Veltins Arena
Experience the excitement of the Bundesliga with a football trip to watch FC Schalke 04, one of the most popular professional clubs of the German Football Assocation.
Experience an atmosphere like no other in Veltins-Arena where fans from the region readily support this club – founded in 1904 – that has won no less than seven German championships, five DFB-Pokals, one DFL-Supercup and one UEFA Europa League title.
Book a football package to see the Royal Blues, as they’re nicknamed, and you won’t be disappointed. With nearly 130,000 members, FC Schalke 04 is the second-largest sports club in Germany after Bayern Munich!
ABOUT FC SCHALKE 04
Experience the Bundesliga live with a football trip to the traditional club of Schalke 04. For years, Schalke 04 was successfully trained by the Dutch coach Huub Stevens. Other top Dutch players also played for the club, for example Youri Mulder and Klaas-Jan Huntelaar. Experience the unique atmosphere in the Veltins Arena. Schalke has fans throughout the entire region and in the history of the Bundesliga has managed to secure the title seven times.
You can experience a game of the ‘Königsblauen’ as they are called, with a once in a life time football trip to Schalke 04. With about 130,000 members, Schalke 04 is the second largest sport club in Germany, after FC Bayern Munich.
THE CITY OF GELSENKIRCHEN
Schalke 04 plays a major role in Gelsenkirchen. The impressive and highly modernised Veltins Arena catches your eye from a distance. On game days, the city is painted blue and white. The large variety of places to go in Gelsenkirchen are a secret tip. A lot takes place under ground: in the old coal mines light and theatre shows take place. Adding on to that, the city has a lot of cafes and restaurants to offer. We recommend visiting the district of Gelsenkirchen-Buer. Your football trip to Gelsenkirchen will surely be a great success.
THE VELTINS ARENA
Experience Schalke 04 live with a football trip to the Veltins Arena. Enjoy goose bumps from hearing the ‘Steiger Songs’ and celebrate along 61,000 fans in the impressive and highly modern stadium. The loyalty of the fans has enabled Schalke to invest into the infrastructure of the stadium, allowing for example the function to close the roof, the possibility to remove the playing field and the video cube with four screens.