Combine the beautiful, yet rugged scenery with the culture, traditions and warmth of the Maori and New Zealand people, not to mention their enthusiasm for the sport and you have the ideal destination for a challenging rugby adventure. Nowhere else in the world will a touring team experience an entire country so passionate about the sport of rugby as in New Zealand.
Experience the famous smiles, hospitality and friendliness of the Fijian people whilst admiring the natural beauty of the country’s beaches and rural areas. Include a visit to a local school and join the villagers for a game of touch rugby. Alternatively, immerse yourself in the traditions and life of the Tongan and Samoan people, whilst competing on the rugby pitch. No matter your destination, a Pacific Island rugby tour will be one to remember.
A rugby tour to the Northern Hemisphere is one of the great experiences a player can enjoy. Popular itineraries include the four “Home Nations” with an additional game in Paris if required. Why not create your own European rugby adventure through Spain, Portugal, Italy and Southern France. Whilst on tour attend a Six Nations test match or a Wallabies Spring Tour game.
From California and Arizona in the west to New York in the East, over the border to Canada and across the Pacific to Hawaii, School, Club and College rugby teams are welcoming hosts. Be stunned by the lights of Vegas, gaze in awe at the Grand Canyon, meet Mickey at Disneyland or relax on the sands of Waikiki Beach. There is a North American rugby tour to suit every team.
Immerse yourself in the rich cultures of Chile, Argentina and Uruguay whilst you visit spectacular destinations such as Iguaçu Falls in Argentina and Santiago at the foot of the Chilean Andes. Visit Buenos Aires and Montevideo, share the passion for rugby with the locals and enjoy a traditional Argentinian BBQ or two along the way. Estilo Sports Travel offers fully guided tours with a bi-lingual guide for all of our tours to South America.
South Africa is a passionate rugby nation with endless opportunities for touring teams. Enjoy a wildlife safari in Pilanesberg National Park, attend a game at Loftus Versfeld Stadium or relax at Sun City in the north. In the south, your group can drive the majestic Garden Route and visit Port Elizabeth before heading to Cape Town to finish your tour.
Thriving rugby communities across a range of standards exist in Japan, Singapore and Hong Kong, with rugby also being played in Vietnam and Thailand. An Asian rugby tour may take in highlights such as Tokyo, Mt. Fuji, Sumo wrestling, Sentosa Island and for the ultimate itinerary, incorporate a day or two at the Hong Kong Sevens.
This proud sporting nation, which boasts two Rugby World Championships, is an enviable destination for any international rugby team. Tours can take in the Great Barrier Reef and Surfers Paradise in Queensland before travelling south to explore Sydney’s beautiful harbour and beaches. With over eight hundred clubs across Australia, there’s no shortage of teams willing to host a visiting international rugby team.