Northern Italy 7 night / 8 Day Tour

Northern Italy’s passion for rugby extends right across the northern plain from Milan to Parma and Treviso.

The Lake Garda and Northern Italy rugby tour is one of the most popular tours with clubs and schools. It is ideal for those teams who want a chill out experience at the end of a season, or for pre – season training in the morning and afternoon with a short intensive rugby trip.

The Northern Italy rugby experience can take in exactly what you want. It can be 3/4 or 7 nights.

Why not check out what Northern Italy has to offer Clubs, and schools?


7 Night/ 8 Day Trip

•Return flights from Ireland to Verona or Bergamo.
•Coach transfer to hotel or hostel accommodation on Eastern side of Lake Garda.
•Accommodation on H/board basis.
•Coach access for entire trip if required.
•2/3 games arranged with local schools or clubs with post-match hospitality.
•Matches arranged against Italian academy u/17 or u/18 side depending on availability during the season.
•Topflight representative available in Italy to deal with any queries.
•All pitch hire associated with matches and training
•Training times and facilities organised.
•Half day activity for team building.


1) Day trip to Venice,     2) Full day at Gardaland,  3)Water sports at Riva,  4)Cable car to Monte Baldo 5) Afternoon trip to Sirmione  6) Trip to Milan and the San Siro



Sample Itinerary

Day 1
Rugby Northern Italy
  • Depart local airport for Verona
  • Afternoon tour of Verona
  • Coach transfer to your 3* hotel on Lake Garda
  • Light training if required
  • Welcome dinner for rugby group and overnight in your hotel
Day 2
# Rugby match 1
  • Breakfast in Hotel
  • Match day preparations
  • Transfer to game against local club or school
  • # Rugby match 1
  • Enjoy post match hospitality with your hosts
  • Evening trip to Sirmione
  • Dinner and overnight in Hotel
Day 3
Excursion to Garda Land theme park
  • Breakfast in Hotel
  • Pool recovery
  • Transfer to Garda Land theme park for full day excursion
  • Evening at South Garda Karting
  • Dinner and overnight in Hotel
Day 4
Monte Baldo
  • Breakfast in Hotel
  • Full morning rugby training
  • Afternoon trip to Monte Baldo
  • Explore  Peschiera on your journey back to hotel
  • Dinner and overnight in Hotel
Day 5
  • Breakfast in Hotel
  • Day trip to Venice
  • Transfer back to Hotel
  • Evening at leisure
  • Dinner and overnight
Day 6
Rugby Match 2
  • Breakfast in Hotel
  • Match day preparations
  • Transfer to #rugby game 2
  • Enjoy post match hospitality with your hosts
  • Evening group activities
  • Dinner and overnight in Hotel
Day 7
  •   Breakfast in Hotel
  •   Transfer to Milan for a tour of the San Siro stadium
  • Afternoon exploration of Milan
  • Transfer to hotel for end of tour BBQ
  • Overnight in Hotel


Day 8
  • Breakfast
  • Morning in pool ( Depending on flight times)
  • Check out
  • Transfer to airport for return flight home
  • Home

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