The two Tokyo quarter-finals

Zen Tour

16 – 22 October 2019
4 Nights / 5 Days in Japan

Overview of the Zen Tour

Our Zen Tour includes the two Tokyo based Rugby World Cup 2019 quarter-finals with official match tickets. Quarter-Final 2 sees Ireland play New Zealand while Quarter-Final 4 sees hosts Japan take on South Africa in Tokyo. 

The Zen Tour is ideal if you have limited time but want to experience high stakes knock out rugby in an amazing city. The Zen Tour is also the ideal trip for companies looking to bring clients to Japan.

We have included a days sightseeing with our bilingual guide in Tokyo. This is then followed by a tour dinner accompanied by Rugby Legends (to be announced over the coming months). 

Return international flights Dublin – Tokyo

Executive Coach Transfers throughout

4* hotel

Breakfast served every day
One dinner (ex drinks) is included

MATCH TICKETS Official Category D match tickets to quarter-final 2 and quarter-final 4 (Ireland v New Zealand & Japan v South Africa)

The language barrier (both written and spoken) should not be underestimated and that is why we have included a days sightseeing in Tokyo with our bilingual guide.  (See sightseeing tab  for more info)

Rugby Legends joining you on tour (to be announced over the coming months)

Tour Merchandise to include backpack and jacket

RWC 2019 Japan Guide

Japanese phrase booklet

Unbeatable customer service from our rugby travel professionals. From your first contact with us through to post tour we guarantee genuine and unbeatable attention to detail.

We only do rugby! We organise great rugby tours for supporters and teams and that is why we have been appointed as an Authorised Sub-Agent for Rugby World Cup 2019, Japan. Our previous official appointments have included Rugby World Cup 2011 and 2015 and The British & Irish Lions 2013 and 2017.

Single Supplement @ €1,250

Travel Insurance: It is vital that you have travel insurance and we strongly recommend that you are covered from the time of booking as this may assist you in recovering monies paid in the unfortunate event of you having to cancel your trip. We offer travel insurance to Japan starting from €59pp. Please note that this is only available to residents of the Republic of Ireland.

Upgrade to Business Class or First Class flights: We can quote on request and supplements will apply. Subject to availability.

Personal expenses such as tips for meals, gratuities, telephone calls, beverages, all meals not mentioned under inclusions and anything else of a personal nature.

Friday 18 October 2019: TOKYO

Asakusa Kannon Temple & Nakamise shopping street
Akihabara Electric Town
Imperial Palace Double Bridge
Meiji Shrine
Shibuya & Harajuku District

* Please note that the final sightseeing itinerary is subject to change.

Commission For Aviation Regulation

Here is a selection of photographs from our first site inspection in Japan. To view more head to our Japan Site Inspection Gallery.


Quarter-final 2
Quarter-final 4

Want to book?

Online: Click the Book Now tab to enter the booking process where you can choose to pay later, pay a deposit or pay in full. All these options secure your tour place/s subject to receipt of monies. The semi-finals Bolt On can be selected as an optional extra at Stage 2 of the booking process. If you don’t wish to book online then simply email us your requirements at rwc2019@rugbytravelireland.com or call us on + 353(0)61 624734 and we will be happy to help. View our Rugby World Cup 2019 terms and conditions.




Japan is a world apart. Full of culture and sights. Be prepared for your trip to Rugby World Cup 2019 with our excellent guide to Japan.