If you have been following the England rugby team, you know that they will be heading down to South Africa in the summer of 2018 for a three-week, three-test tour where they will compete with the South African rugby teams.
If you are looking for the ultimate way to show your support for the team as well as an incredible adventure, you will have the chance to join Jason Leonard and Gareth Chilcott on a trip to Africa to watch the test matches and much, much more.
Those interested in the summer tour package will have three different options.
One- and Two-Test Tours
The one- and two-test tour packages are intended for individuals who can’t or aren’t looking to stay for the full three weeks but these smaller packages still incorporate additional activities as well as either one or two of the test matches, depending on your preference.
You will be able to experience the England rugby team in South Africa as well as get a glimpse at the South African culture, food, and landscape.
Of the England rugby summer tour packages 2018, the three-test tour package is the most extensive with a duration of the three weeks, which covers all three test matches and additional opportunities for safari and garden tours.
Experience the African culture and safari by taking advantage of the three-week tour. With nearly a week in between each test match, you will have ample time to explore and seek out additional excursions to maximise your travel experience.
What Do You Get with the Package?
Tour packages primarily include all the test matches you are staying for, all hotels at all locations, and all flights necessary to get from match to match and, of course, back home. Given the location, many packages include safari and game tours for travellers to experience African wildlife while they are there.
Additional activities may vary by package and you can inquire with your providers about the additional opportunities available as many of them tend to offer alternate itineraries that are more tailored to what you are looking for.
You can learn about the other opportunities available on your route and around your hotels and find out about how they can be included in a personalised itinerary. These bespoke itineraries ensure that all of your time is spent to your liking. After all, these kinds of opportunities are rather infrequent so it’s important that you maximise the free time you have. While flights and hotels are typically predetermined and schedule-sensitive, you will have plenty of freedom to partake in activities and do as you please.