Rugby tours to Italy

Fast, physical and competitive rugby that combines challenging fixtures with la dolce vita.

Italy’s rugby heartland is in the north of the country, with Treviso and Padua as the main centres. Stay in the charming fishing port of Chioggia on the south of the Venetian lagoon.

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
  • Optional branded tour kit
Typical prices range from
£650 - £1,000 Per person or call

Fixtures in Italy


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Rugby season in Italy
Sep to May
St Edmunds College in a training session huddle on Chioggia beach, Veneto.

St Edmund's College in a training session huddle on Chioggia beach, Veneto.

“Two tough and very competitive games against Rangers Vicenza. We won both games and were royally entertained afterwards!”

The Oratory Preparatory School, Oxfordshire


Students playing rugby, Italy.

St Edmund’s College and opponents Monselice after a muddy game.

Students playing rugby, Italy.

Massey High School from Auckland pose for a post-match shot.

What you'll experience

Explore historic Chioggia, take a guided boat tour of the sights of Venice, have a training session on the beach, see the medieval piazzas of Padua and enjoy the delicious local cuisine.

“The continuous wave of different flavoured pizzas and pastas gave us the much needed energy for our first match.”

Haberdashers' Monmouth School, Monmouthshire 


Venice boat tour, Italy

Boat trip to Venice

Travel from Chioggia to see St Mark’s Square, the Doges Palace, Grand Canal and the Bridge of Sighs.

Go carting, Italy (C)  Kārlis Dambrāns

Go Karting

Rev up for a high-speed race around the track on a Go Karting session in Padua. Photo (C)  Kārlis Dambrāns.

Florence walking tour, Italy

Florence walking tour

See the Cathedral of Santa Croce, the 15th century Duomo, the Uffizi Museum and the Pitti Palace.


Stay in the north of Italy, among the ancient, walled town of Sirmione and scenic surrounds of Lake Garda, Verona or the coastal town of Chioggia, Venice where you can enjoy the beach at Sottomarina.

Boscolo Hotel Airone, Choggia, is minutes from the beach.

Boscolo Hotel Airone, Choggia, is minutes from the beach.

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 Travelopia and ATOL, IATA and ABTA bonded

Want multiple destinations? 

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