Non-Escorted Match Packages

Pool Stage Escorted Premium Tours

Knock-Out Stage Escorted Premium Tours

Escorted Budget Tours

Flights to Japan

Escorted Tour Extra Nights

SOLD OUT Escorted Tours

Before You Book

Travel Insurance

Rugby World Cup 2019™, Japan - Geisha Getaway - 17 Day Tour

Tour Dates 28 September, 2019 - 14 October, 2019
Tour Duration 17 Days/16 Nights

Only 1 Place Remaining, Book Now!

Combine Japan’s ancient traditions with modern life. From the innovative city of Tokyo to Japan’s fascinating ‘Geisha’ culture in Kyoto to the World Cultural Heritage sites of Hiroshima and Mount Fuji, this tour will open your eyes to Japan’s captivating past, present and future.

This tour starts and Finishes in Tokyo and along the way we will catch Australia's last three pool matches as well matches between Japan and Scotland, France and Tonga and a block buster clash between European rivals England and France.

Matches Included

✔ Australia v Wales at Tokyo Stadium, Tokyo Metropolitan
✔ Australia v Uruguay at Oita Stadium, Oita Prefecture
✔ France v Tonga at Kumamoto Stadium, Kumamoto Prefecture, Kumamoto City
✔ Australia v Georgia at Shizuoka Stadium Ecopa, Shizuoka Prefecture
✔ England v France at International Stadium Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Yokohama City
✔ Japan v Scotland at International Stadium Yokohama, Kanagawa Prefecture, Yokohama City

About this Tour

Our Geisha Getaway tour starts with three nights in Tokyo before visits to Kyoto, Fukuoka, Hiroshima and Hakone before returning to Tokyo for the final two nights. Along the way you will take in six fantastic matches as well as partake in a Samurai and Kimono experience, visit Himeji Castle, pay homage to the victims of the atomic bomb at the Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, take in the majestic Mt Fuji and be memorized by the bright neon lights of Tokyo.

On Tour with the Australian Rugby Team

As the Licensed Tour Operator of Rugby Australia, We Love Rugby enjoy unprecedented and exclusive access to members of the current Australian squad and where possible in the itinerary access to training sessions.

All our 2019 Tours will include panel sessions featuring Rugby legends and members of the current Australian squad.

For Rugby World Cup 2015™, England, our guests mingled with Drew Mitchell, Adam Ashley-Cooper, Kurtley Beale, Quade Cooper, Sean McMahon and many more at numerous functions.

Other guests included John Eales, Nathan Sharpe, Phil Kearns, Rod Kafer, and Fox Sports commentator Greg Clarke

Package Inclusions

  • Premium 4 star accommodation throughout (16 nights)
  • Breakfast daily
  • 3 nights in Tokyo (28 Sept - 1 Oct)
  • 3 nights in Kyoto (1 - 4 Oct)
  • 3 nights in Fukuoka (4 - 7 Oct)
  • 2 night in Hiroshima (7 - 9 Oct)
  • 3 night in Hakone (9 - 12 Oct)
  • 2 nights in Tokyo (12 - 14 Oct)
  • Function
  • We Love Rugby Welcome Function
  • Match Tickets
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for Australia v Wales
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for Australia v Uruguay
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for Australia v Georgia
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for France v Tonga
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for England v France
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for Japan v Scotland
  • Transfers
  • Shinkansen – Tokyo to Kyoto
  • Shinkansen – Kyoto to Fukuoka
  • Shinkansen – Fukuoka to Hiroshima
  • Shinkansen – Hiroshima to Odawara
  • Return airport transfers (not applicable with land only packages)
  • Return coach match transfers
  • Coach transfers throughout
  • Sightseeing
  • Full day tour of Tokyo including Hamariku, Asakusa & Tokyo Tower
  • Full day cultural tour including Tea Ceremony, Samurai experience & Kimono experience
  • Full day tour to Himeji & Kobe including Himeji Castle, Sake brewery & Kobe beef lunch
  • Full Day tour of Hiroshima including Peace Memorial Park, Atomic Bomb Dome & Miyajima
  • Full day tour of Hakone region including Mishima skywalk & Pirate boat trip on Lake Ashi
  • Merchandise
  • Commemorative We Love Rugby tour merchandise

Package rates are based on room configurations

  • Single room is for one person
  • Twin rooms include two separate beds
  • Double rooms are for couples and have one bed
  • Single person in a twin share room is for those travelling on their own wishing to be matched up with another single passenger (In the event that we are unable to match you up with another single traveller, a single supplement will be applicable)

Accommodation at

Room options

Geisha Getaway

  • Twin Room (2 Beds for 2 People): AUD13,990 per person
  • Double Room (1 Bed for 2 People): AUD13,990 per person
  • Single Room (1 Bed for 1 Person): AUD17,990 per person
  • Single Person in Twin Share Room - MALE ONLY: AUD13,990 per person
  • Single Person in Twin Share Room - FEMALE ONLY: AUD13,990 per person