Heidelberg

Considered one of the most beautiful Cities in Germany, surrounded by forest & famed for its half ruined castle. The City is a Rugby Powerhouse in Germany.

Rugby Tours To Heidelberg

Rugby Union was introduced to Germany in the 1850s by Students who studied in Heidelberg. The City today remains a major rugby powerhouse in Germany. 

Surrounded by forest & famed for its incredible half-ruined castle, riverside setting and altstadt it is no wonder Heidelberg is one for the rugby tourist. Heidelberger Ruderklub (HRK 1872) was founded in 1872 and is the oldest German Rugby Club and one of the two pro-clubs in Germany. Today there are four Heidelberg Clubs competing in Rugby Bundasliga, the top level of German Rugby. These consist of HRK 1872, SC Neienheim, TSV Hand-Schuhsheim and RG Heidelberg - You won't be short of quality opposition! 

The City is home to both the National Rugby Stadium and the Deustche Rugby-Sportsmuseum. Class. 

Top 5: Heidelberg

1. Visit to the Deutche Rugby-Sportmuseum

2. Traditional Team Meal

3. Walking Tour of this Fascinating City 

4. Fritz Grunebaum Rugby Centre

5. Visit the Oldest Rugby Club In Germany

 

 

The Itinerary

Day 1

AM

Squad Assemble at Airport

Flight To Frankfurt

Transfer To Heidelberg

Check In at City-Centre Hotel

PM

Afternoon at Leisure

Transfer to National Rugby Centre for Training Session

Rugby Club Dinner

Day 2

AM

Wake Up to a hearty Breakfast

Walking Tour of Heidelberg

Visit to the National Rugby Museum

PM

Transfer To Local Rugby Club

TOUR MATCH ONE

Post Match Reception, Food & Hospitality

Traditional Team Dinner

 

Day 3

AM

Transfer to Local Rugby Club for your Second Tour Match

TOUR MATCH TWO

Post Match Lunch & Hospitality 

PM 

Transfer to Frankfurt 

Return Home

End of Tour