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Rugby World Cup 2019™, Japan - Taste of Japan - 11 Day Tour

Tour Dates 20-30 September, 2019
Tour Duration 11 Days/10 Nights

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Get the ultimate ‘Taste of Japan’ as you drink beer in Sapporo, spot snow monkeys in Nagano, explore the old town in Takayama, wander through Omicho Market in Kanazawa, visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Shirakawa-go and marvel at the bustling grandeur of Tokyo!

Matches Included

✔ Australia v Fiji at Sapporo Dome, Sapporo City
✔ England v Tonga at Sapporo Dome, Sapporo City
✔ Australia v Wales at Tokyo Stadium, Tokyo Metropolitan

About this Tour

Our 11 day Taste of Japan Tour takes in Australia’s final two pool matches as well as England v Tonga combined with some fantastic touring to give you an ultimate taste of the history and cultures of Japan. The tour gets underway in the north of Japan in Sapporo where we take in the first two matches of the tour. We then set out for some fantastic sightseeing including a visit to the snow monkeys at Jigokudani Monkey Park, wander the old streets of Sanmachi Suji district in Takayama, visit the historic thatched roof houses of Shirakawa-go, keep our eyes peeled for an elusive geisha in Kanazawa’s Higashi Chaya district, then make our way to the neon lights of Japan’s capital, Tokyo where we will take in Australia’s crucial pool match against Wales.

On Tour with the Australian Rugby Team

As the Exclusive Overseas 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 Wallabies Drew Mitchell, Adam Ashley-Cooper, Kurtley Beale, Quade Cooper, Sean McMahon and many more at numerous functions.

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


Package Inclusions

    Accommodation
  • Premium 4 star accommodation throughout (10 nights)
  • Breakfast daily
  • 3 nights in Sapporo (20 - 23 Sept)
  • 2 nights in Matsumoto (23 - 25 Sept)
  • 1 night in Takayama (25 - 26 Sept)
  • 2 nights in Kanazawa (26 - 28 Sept)
  • 2 nights in Tokyo (28 - 30 Sept)
  • Function
  • We Love Rugby Welcome Function
  • Match Tickets
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for Australia v Fiji
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for Australia v Wales
  • Reserved Cat B ticket for England v Tonga
  • Transfers
  • Flight - Sapporo to Nagoya
  • Shinano – Nagoya to Matsumoto
  • Shinkansen – Kanazawa to Tokyo
  • Return airport transfers (not applicable with land only packages)
  • Return coach match transfers
  • Coach transfers throughout
  • Half day tour to Jigokudani Monkey Park
  • Sightseeing
  • Full day tour of Kanazawa including Kanazawa Castle, Higashi Chayamachi & Kenrouk-en
  • 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)

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Taste of Japan


  • Twin Room (2 Beds for 2 People): AUD8,490 per person
  • Double Room (1 Bed for 2 People): AUD8,490 per person
  • Single Room (1 Bed for 1 Person): AUD10,990 per person
  • Single Person in Twin Share Room - MALE ONLY: AUD8,490 per person
  • Single Person in Twin Share Room - FEMALE ONLY: AUD8,490 per person
  • Triple Room: AUD7,890 per person