Rugby tours to Sri Lanka

Warm and welcoming, with a thriving rugby scene, pristine beaches and a rich cultural heritage.

Sri Lanka is our top pick for a rugby tour to Asia. With strong school rugby in and around Colombo, this island offers amazing diversity from its bustling cities to its calm beaches.

Typical tour inclusions:

  • Well-matched fixtures
  • Accommodation
  • Travel and ground transportation
  • Your choice of excursions
  • Free staff places
  • Your own Tour Co-ordinator
  • 24-hour support
  • Branded tour kit
Typical prices range from
£1,800 - £2,500 Per person or call

Fixtures in Sri Lanka

91.6%

of management said their tour was

'outstanding or good'

Rugby season in Sri Lanka
Nov to Sep
Avoid travelling in October due to heavy rainfall.
Teams line up for their anthems before a match.

Teams line up for their anthems before a match.

“Rugby in Sri Lanka is very much up and coming. Competitive school rugby can be found in and around Colombo which will provide a good level of opposition and you could even combine it with Cricket or Netball.

Toby Douglas, Edwin Doran Sports Tours

 

Players aim high as they prepare for a line-out.

Players aim high as they prepare for a line-out.

The anticipation builds as the teams take the field.

The anticipation builds as the teams take the field.

What you'll experience

Tour a tea plantation, watch baby elephants being fed at a sanctuary, run a mini coaching clinic at a local school, visit the Buddhist Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, go white water rafting.

“The tea plantation, spice garden and elephant orphanage were all fantastic!”

St Paul’s School, London

 

This sacred Buddhist temple, where monks worship daily, is said to contain the tooth of Lord Buddha.

Kandi Temple of the Tooth

This sacred Buddhist temple, where monks worship daily, is said to contain the tooth of Lord Buddha.

Enjoy lunch and watch the baby elephants being fed before accompanying them to the local river.

Pinnawala Elephant Orphanage

Enjoy lunch and watch the baby elephants being fed before accompanying them to the local river.

Go rafting in the picturesque Kelani River, covering five major rapids and four minor rapids.

White water rafting Kitilgala

Go rafting in the picturesque Kelani River, covering five major rapids and four minor rapids. 

Accommodation

Sri Lanka offers spectacular hotels, service and sporting venues to rival many other more expensive destinations.

A breathtaking sunset over Amaya Hills Hotel, which overlooks Kandy.

A breathtaking sunset over Amaya Hills Hotel, which overlooks Kandy.

Amaya Hills Hotel is nestled in the picturesque hilltops of Kandy.

Amaya Hills Hotel is nestled in the picturesque hilltops of Kandy.

We are always on hand to help during your tour: 

  • 24-hour telephone support to deal with any incidents
  • Access to excellent local knowledge from area experts
  • Backed up by TUI AG and ATOL, IATA and ABTA bonded

Why we love Sri Lanka

Toby Douglas image.

"Sri Lanka has culture, wildlife and facilities to match South Africa combined with wonderful beaches to rival the Caribbean."

Toby Douglas, Sales Manager

 

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