Surrounded by forest & famed for its half ruined castle, the city is a Rugby Powerhouse in Germany.
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.
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
Squad Assemble at Airport
Flight To Frankfurt
Transfer To Heidelberg
Check In at City-Centre Hotel
Afternoon at Leisure
Transfer to National Rugby Centre for Training Session
Rugby Club Dinner
Wake Up to a hearty Breakfast
Walking Tour of Heidelberg
Visit to the National Rugby Museum
Transfer To Local Rugby Club
TOUR MATCH ONE
Post Match Reception, Food & Hospitality
Traditional Team Dinner
Transfer to Local Rugby Club for your Second Tour Match
TOUR MATCH TWO
Post Match Lunch & Hospitality
Transfer to Frankfurt
End of Tour