Rugby World Cup host cities

Rugby World Cup host cities

The Rugby World Cup 2015 took place in England, where the world’s best teams battled it out in 11 host destinations spread throughout the country (including one across the border in the Welsh capital, Cardiff). Each of the host cities offered a unique array of experiences around the games; cities with individual characters and extraordinary histories, which can be enjoyed all year round, so get better acquainted with more of the country’s rich and vivid charms.

Rugby World Cup host cities

Rugby World Cup host cities

The Rugby World Cup 2015 took place in England, where the world’s best teams battled it out in 11 host destinations spread throughout the country (including one across the border in the Welsh capital, Cardiff). Each of the host cities offered a unique array of experiences around the games; cities with individual characters and extraordinary histories, which can be enjoyed all year round, so get better acquainted with more of the country’s rich and vivid charms.

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Explore the home of rugby

Explore the home of rugby

After the game, take the opportunity to discover where and how it all began in the Warwickshire market town of Rugby.

Location: Rugby, Warwickshire

 
Have a spicy feast in Birmingham

Have a spicy feast in Birmingham

Make the most of a trip to Birmingham and pack days with historic tours, stylish shopping and fun family attractions.

Location: Birmingham

 
Sample the best of Leicester on a city break

Sample the best of Leicester on a city break

Extend your visit to Leicester and sample this East Midlands city’s market shopping, outdoor pursuits and top notch curry.

Location: Leicester

 
Enjoy sporting greats in Manchester

Enjoy sporting greats in Manchester

Immerse yourself in the sporting heritage, museums and shopping of the vibrant northwest city of Manchester.

Location: Manchester

 
Enjoy a behind the scenes tour at the home of Gloucester Rugby

Enjoy a behind the scenes tour at the home of Gloucester Rugby

Make the most of your West Country trip to Gloucester and take in the medieval history, glorious waterways and rolling landscapes.

Location: Gloucester

 
Enjoy culture, heritage and shopping sprees in Leeds

Enjoy culture, heritage and shopping sprees in Leeds

Visit the cosmopolitan Leeds gateway to the north of England and explore the city’s fascinating family museums, luxury shopping and West Yorkshire country houses.

Location: Leeds

 
Uncover Brighton’s bohemian charms during your visit

Uncover Brighton’s bohemian charms during your visit

Turn your trip to Brighton & Hove into a fun-packed coastal break packed with boutique shopping, family entertainment and buzzing nightlife.

Location: Brighton and Hove

 
Mix royal heritage and shopping sprees in Milton Keynes

Mix royal heritage and shopping sprees in Milton Keynes

Enjoy a visit to the surprising new town of Milton Keynes for shopping parks, indoor ski slopes and those famous concrete cow statues.

Location: Milton Keynes

 
Uncover Exeter’s historic gems on a city break

Uncover Exeter’s historic gems on a city break

Make the most of your trip to Exeter and stay on for this South West city’s stylish shopping, historic buildings and surrounding countryside.

Location: Exeter

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