Tailor-made rugby tours in Russia

Rugby is an emerging sport in Russia following the qualification of the national team in to the 2011 Rugby World Cup, and the successful application to host the Rugby Sevens World Cup in 2013.

A tailor-made rugby tour to Russia gives your school or club the opportunity to tailor make your rugby tour during the summer or as part of a pre-season school or club rugby tour. Russia is one of a few rugby playing destinations in Europe where fixtures are available between May-October

  • Main Language: Russian

    Direct Flying Time: approximately 4 hours and 15 minutes

    Time Difference:

    Zone 2 (including Moscow & St. Petersburg):
    From Oct to Mar - GMT +3
    From Mar to Oct - GMT +4

    Electricity: 220V AC 50Hz

    International Dialing: + 7

    Driving:  Driving is on the right. National licence with authorised translation or International Driving Permit required. Self drive car hire is very limited and not recommended for westerners

    Currency: Russian Rouble (RUR)

    Clothing: During winter a hat is essential with scarf, gloves & thick soled waterproof footwear. Lightweight clothing for summer especially in southern regions

    Emergency Services: Police: 02. Fire: 01. Ambulance: 03

    Tipping: Customary, particularly in international hotels

    Passports: Passports must be valid on arrival.

    Visas:  Please check entry requirements

    Vaccinations:  Please consult your G.P. to check entry requirements.