COVID-19 UPDATE
The Government announced on the 12th March 2020 that they advise against international school trips from the 13th March 2020
This will impact many of our groups. We are liaising with ABTA and the School Travel Forum and we will be in contact with all of our effected groups in due course.
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Ireland Tours

Ireland is a superb location for any tour - whether you end up travelling by plane or boat, you'll find yourself in Ireland in no time.

Especially with daily flights from 29 UK airports and ferries running from Holyhead and Liverpool. Ireland is famous for the friendliness of its people, so you can rest assured you will be made to feel welcome. Dublin, Ireland's capital city is the ideal short haul destination for Rugby tours and they can consist of fixtures against suitable local opposition in addition to a range of excursions including: Croke park skyline tour, Aviva stadium tour and a training session with Leinster at the Donybrook stadium - a truly unforgettable experience.

  • Local languages: Irish & English
  • Currency: Euro
  • Time Difference: 0 hours
  • Flight Time: 1.5 hours

What our customers say about us

"Many thanks to Smile for giving the boys their first opportunity at recognising what is involved in a rugby tour!"

"The boys had two great fixtures against tough opposition. They were hosted in true Irish style! The hotel was perfect for what the boys needed, we were very well looked after. Many thanks to Smile for giving the boys their first opportunity at recognising what is involved in a rugby tour!"

Philip Friel, Campion School, Dublin Rugby Tour 2019

"I look forward to using Smile on future tours"

"I can’t speak highly enough of Graeme and the Smile team. Their knowledge of Barbados is second to none and ground handler John was fantastic during our tour. I look forward to using Smile on future tours. Many thanks."

Jon Ayling, Dauntsey's School, Barbados Cricket Tour 2019

"We will continue to use them in the future especially as their prices are hugely competitive."

"We have worked with Smile group a number of times now and this tour was another example of how they continue to put us first in terms of what we want from a tour. They are always at hand to help with any issues and will strive to make anything work. They have great contacts and this makes the sport experience all the more worthwhile. We will continue to use them in the future especially as their prices are hugely competitive."

Phil Lewis, Director of Sport at King's College Taunton, Dubai & Sri Lanka Cricket Tour 2019