Hilversum International Youth Rugby Festival tour, Holland


Hilversum International Youth Rugby Festival

Hilversum is one of the strongest rugby clubs in Holland and their teams have been Dutch champions many times over the years. The Hilversum International Youth Rugby Festival is a hugely popular annual event held on Easter Sunday in Hilversum, near Amsterdam, and is a favourite with teams from the UK and across Europe.

  • Hilversum, Holland
  • Sun 17 April 2022 - Sun 17 April 2022
  • Age groups
    Boys U8 Boys U9 Boys U10 Boys U11 Boys U12 Boys U13 Boys U14 Boys U15 Boys U16 Boys U17 Boys U18

  • Excellent International tournament

  • tournament action, barbecue and disco

  • Amsterdam sightseeing visit

  • Coach travel options available

  • Coach tour packages from £229 pp

Tournament Information

The Hilversum International Youth Rugby Festival is a 1 day event featuring tournament action, barbecue and disco.

The tournament uses World Rugby and Rugby Europe age categories, which differ slightly from UK age categories. Girls are allowed to play in the same category as the boys.

Each tm will play at least 4 matches.

We can organise a friendly match the day before the tournament should you wish to the add this to your package on request.

Excursions & Visits

An excursion into Amsterdam is recommended, and we can book a guided stadium tour of the impressive Johan Cruijff Arena if requested in advance. The Walibi theme park is a popular day out, and there are loads of on site activities at your recommended Center Parcs accommodation.


Door to door coach travel packages are included for your Hilversum International Youth Rugby Festival tour.

Sample Itinerary

Friday - Morning departure for journey to Holland. Check in to accommodation, with free time at leisure.

Saturday - Free day at leisure. Possible friendly match on request, or excursion to Amsterdam or theme park visit.

Sunday - Hilversum International Youth Rugby Festival matches. Barbecue and evening party.

Monday - Depart and journey home.

Where to stay


Center Parcs De Eemhof

Most groups choose to stay at the excellent Center Parcs De Eemhof resort within easy reach of the tournament venue. Self-catering cottages are available for 2-12 persons and come with a living room with TV, a fully equipped kitchen including microwave, bathroom and private terrace. Cottage upgrades are also available on request.

Hostel and hotel accommodation options are also available on request. Please contact us for a tailor-made package.

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very successful tour

The tournament at Hilversum was excellent and I would recommend it to any team. The organisation was great and the people friendly. The Aqua Mundo at Center Parcs was fabulous. The service we received from you was excellent and we therefore had a very successful tour.

Ormskirk Rugby Club

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