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Rugby South Africa

Soaring mountains, staggering wildlife
and spirited people with a true passion for Rugby

In the rugby mad city of Cape Town, you’ll be challenged on the pitch by local teams who play a fast, hard-hitting style of rugby as well as experiencing the stunning vistas from the top of Table Mountain and learn of the incredible story of Nelson Mandela on a trip to Robben Island.
Create memories on and off the pitch, that are sure to last a lifetime.

Why take this tour

  Experience South Africa’s true passion for rugby
  High quality fixtures for all standards
  Enjoy the view from Table Mountain
  Visit Robben Island
  Go wild on a Game reserve Safari
  Option to watch a Super 15 or international match
  Durban, Johannesburg, Namibia and eSwatini tour options
  7/10/21 day options available

16 days from
£1899

What's included
  •  Return economy class flights from the UK
  • 14 nights, half board accommodation with en-suite facilities
  • Exclusive transfers throughout
  • Competitive fixtures for all standards
  • Excursion options – Table Mountain, Robben Island, Cape Point, Game drive, Penguin colony on Boulders Beach

             

  • Post match socials
  • Dedicated Travel Places tour coordinator throughout the planning and operation of your tour
  • Daily contact from our local ground handler
  • Travel Places 24 hours emergency cover

 

Sample itinerary

 

Day 1
Overnight flight to Johannesburg, South Africa

Day 2
Arrive in Johannesburg
Transfer to you hotel and settle in
Team building tasks

Day 3
Use of HPC facilities
Self led training session

Day 4
Check out and transfer to Gold Reef Amusement Park
Spend the day at the park
Transfer to the Town Lodge Sandton

Day 5
Visit the Apartheids Museum
Match 1 vs Local opposition
Post match meal with opposition

Day 6
Check out and transfer to Johannesburg airport for your internal flight to George
Transfer to Garden Route Game Reserve
Early evening 4×4 Game drive

Day 7
Early start for morning Game drive
Visit to reptile house
transfer to Stellenbosch area
En-route, stop at Elgin for a zip-line experience (11 slides and swing bridge + light lunch)

Day 8
Match 2 vs Local opposition
Post match meal with opposition

Day 9
Cable Car trip up Table Mountain

Day 10
Transfer to Newlands Rugby Stadium for a guided tour
Match 3 vs Local opposition
Post match meal with opposition

Day 11
Take the ferry to visit Robben Island for a guided tour around the island, including Nelson Mandela’s prison cell and a talk given by one of the former prisoners.
Transfer to Stellenbosch Hotel

Day 12
Match 4 vs Local opposition
Post match meal with opposition

Day 13
Check out and transfer to Fountains Hotel Cape Town
Take a short walk to the V&A Waterfront to explore

Day 14
Full day visit to informal settlement with lunch included and coaching session with local school.
Back to the hotel to get ready for the end of tour, 2 course dinner at Quay Four on the Waterfront

Day 15
A bit of morning free time before transferring to Cape Town airport for your overnight flight home

Day 16
Arrive home

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Email
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