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  • {{days[0]}} Game kobe

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    Destination

    kobe

    Kobe Misaki Stadium

    Kobe Misaki Stadium is generally used for football(soccer) games. The minimum length from the stand to the seats is only 6 metres which gives us up close dynamic viewing.

    Address

    1-2-2 Misaki-cho, Hyogo-ku, Kobe 652-0855

    Completed

    2001

    Capacity

    30,132

    Access

    About 10 minutes from Kobe Sannomiya Station (¥230) to Misaki Koen Station on the Kobe City Subway Kaigan Line and then approx. 5 minutes on foot from there to the stadium. Or 6 minutes on foot from JR Wadamisaki Station on the JR Wadamisaki Line.

    Accommodation

    Find your accommodations in Kobe and make an booking here.

    You can spend great days
    in Kobe until the next match.

    ITINERARIES
  • {{days[1]}} Game fukuoka

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    Destination

    fukuoka

    Fukuoka Hakatanomori Stadium

    Within walking distance from Fukuoka International Airport, this stadium is surrounded by forests at the centre of Fukuoka City. Visitors can experience the game within a close distance from the field.

    Address

    1-1 Higashihirao Koen, Hakata-ku Fukuoka, 816-0052

    Completed

    1995

    Capacity

    22,563

    Access

    From Fukuoka Airport, take the Nishitetsu Bus to 'Higashi-Hirao Koen-Iriguchi’ (¥170/15 minutes) bound for AEON mall Fukuoka or No3. Umm Eigyosho, then walk 5 minutes to the stadium. Alternatively, walk from Fukuoka Airport (about 2 km/25 minutes). From Hakata Station, take the subway to Fukuoka Airport (¥260/13 minutes).

    Accommodation

    Find your accommodations in Fukuoka and make an booking here.

    You can spend great days
    in Fukuoka until the next match.

    ITINERARIES
  • {{days[2]}} Game kumagaya

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    Destination

    kumagaya

    Kumagaya Rugby Stadium

    Kumagaya Rugby Stadium is Japan's leading rugby stadium and is currently undergoing modifications in order to meet the higher standards for the Rugby World Cup 2019.

    Address

    300 Kamigawakami, Kumagaya, Saitama Prefecture 360-0004

    Completed

    1991

    Capacity

    24,000

    Access

    Take the train to Kumagaya Station on the JR Joetsu Shinkansen, Takasaki Line or Syounan-Shinjuku Line. Out from the North Exit of the Kumagaya Station, take a bus at the No.3 bus stop to the 'Kumagaya Dome’ or to the ‘Kumagaya Sports and Culture Park’ (¥210/10minutes). Otherwise, talk a walk from JR Kumagaya sta. (3.5km/ 50minutes).

    Accommodation

    Find your accommodations near Kumagaya, Saitama, and make a booking here. We recommend Kumagaya City nearby the stadium, Saitama City or Kawagoe City.

    You can spend great days
    in Kumagaya until the next match.

    ITINERARIES
  • {{days[3]}} Game osaka

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    Destination

    osaka

    Hanazono Rugby Stadium

    Constructed in 1929, this Osaka venue is Japan's oldest dedicated rugby union stadium. Known as the mecca of Japanese rugby, it is currently under construction in order to provide us with the best watching environment by 2018.

    Address

    1-1-1 Matsubaraminami, Higashiosaka, Osaka Prefecture 578-0923

    Completed

    1929

    Capacity

    30,000

    Access

    About 20 minutes from Osaka Namba Station (¥300) to Higashi Hanazono Station on the Kintetsu Nara Line and then approx. 10 minutes on foot from there to the stadium.

    Accommodation

    Find your accommodations in Osaka and make an booking here.

    You can spend great days
    in Osaka until the next match.

    ITINERARIES
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SURROUNDING SPOTS

  • Enjoying Japanese Sake
    Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Kobe: Explore the Sake Breweries SEE MORE DETAILS

    There are a lot of great sake breweries in the Kobe area. You can watch the process of making sake, see old traditional Japanese houses, take some photos with Japanese happi & epron, and taste sake at the breweries!

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Enjoy the Amazing View from a Helicopter in Kobe! SEE MORE DETAILS

    If you want to enjoy an amazing, luxurious experience, flying in a helicopter is a must. Flying in a helicopter is a unique experience that most people will never enjoy. So why not try it yourself and look down on Kobe from the sky!

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Hike and have Breakfast on Mt. Rokko SEE MORE DETAILS

    This activity will begin at 8am in Sannomiya, Hyogo. We will start hiking on the beginner trail, a trail only locals know about which is suitable for all ages. On the way up, we will stop on pearl bridge for an amazing bird’s eye view of Kobe and to enjoy the cool sea breeze from the ocean near the city. At the end of our trail, we will visit a cottage where many local hikers go to seek rest and food replenishment (such as Ramen and Udon).

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Explore the Kobe Countryside at a unique Ranch SEE MORE DETAILS

    This is a special ranch 30 minutes away by car from Kobe. In this space, similar in layout to a Swiss mountain ranch, 23 hectares out of 126 hectares are open to the public. It takes 30 minutes from Kobe-Sannomiya by car, but there is a bus that runs between Sannomiya and this location, so you don’t have to worry about transport. .

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine

    Taste Karashi-Mentaiko in Fukuoka, Kyushu! SEE MORE DETAILS

    If you are interested in the food culture of the gourmet city of Fukuoka then our studio is a great place where you can enjoy a tasting session of the Japanese delicacy pollack roe, karashi-mentaiko!

  • Reservation for Lovely Owl Cafe “Fukuro no Mise” in Fukuoka SEE MORE DETAILS

    Meet, pet and take pictures with these cute birds at the owl cafe “Fukuro no Mise” in Fukuoka! Don’t miss the chance to experience this uniquely Japanese concept.

  • Touring Business and Shopping Districts on Foot
    Viewing Historic Sites and Buildings
    Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Enjoy a walking tour in Dazaifu in Fukuoka SEE MORE DETAILS

    Dazaifu, an old capital city of Kyushu, is full of historic treasures, including Dazaifu Tenmangu Shrine and The Kyushu National Museum.

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Explore the Deep Fukuoka, City of Waterways! SEE MORE DETAILS

    In this tour, you will ride a boat and enjoy the view of Yanagawa. You will also visit Ohana and Shoto-en, a villa and a Japanese garden built by the feudal lord of the Tachibana Family. You will also have time for shopping at the end!

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine
    Touring Business and Shopping Districts on Foot

    Take a Fukuoka Yatai Tour and Taste the Best Local Food SEE MORE DETAILS

    Let’s enjoy exploring Fukuoka’s local food from Yatai (food stands) with the local people. Yatai are small, mobile food stalls selling ramen, beer and other food. Fukuoka is well-known for having around 40% of all yatai in Japan.

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Learn the history of Soba and make Soba noodles near Tokyo! SEE MORE DETAILS

    In this activity, you will get to know the history of one of Japan’s “soul foods”, soba, and learn how to make your own soba noodles, after which you can eat them on the spot! Located in Saitama, near Tokyo.

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    See the Sunrise from a Hot Air Balloon just outside Tokyo! SEE MORE DETAILS

    How about flying with us in a hot air balloon during the beautiful sunrise? Float elegantly through the sky while watching the amazing rural landscape of rice fields below. This is a wonderful memory and a surprise for your beloved ones!

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture
    Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Best Japanese Bonsai Tour in Saitama Omiya Bonsai Village SEE MORE DETAILS

    We will go to Omiya Bonsai Village in Saitama and do the following:
    ・See Omiya Bonsai Art Museum
    ・Have lunch at Bonsai restaurant (optional)
    ・See 5 famous bonsai nurseries (optional)
    ・Experience making bonsai with a Japanese bonsai master

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Enjoy Japanese Farm Experience in Saitama, near Tokyo! SEE MORE DETAILS

    Experience Japanese traditional farm works like digging potatoes, making Miso (fermented soybean paste) and more under the guidance of real farmers in Saitama prefecture. Also enjoy tasty Japanese curry and rice!

  • Viewing Nature and Picturesque Scenery

    Enjoy a half or full day kayak experience in Saitama! SEE MORE DETAILS

    Join a half day or full day tour on a kayak and explore the waters of Tamayodo Lake in Saitama prefecture! The tour includes the kayak and equipment rental fee, as well as qualified instructors who will teach you the basics for a safe adventure!

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine
    Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Make Takoyaki at a Takoyaki stand in Osaka! SEE MORE DETAILS

    Takoyaki is one of the must-try foods in Osaka. How about trying cooking takoyaki for yourself at a takoyaki stand? You can enjoy not only cooking and eating takoyaki but also feeling like working at a takoyaki stand in Osaka!

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine
    Touring Business and Shopping Districts on Foot

    Private Osaka Castle Walking & Dotonbori Food Tour! SEE MORE DETAILS

    Join our Osaka Afternoon Tour and discover Osaka’s favorite snack – the Okonomiyaki or Takoyaki. You will have a private guide who will take you around Osaka! Go around the city in your preferred pace, and ask many questions!

  • Experiencing Traditional Japanese Culture

    Craft your own Japanese Stone Seal SEE MORE DETAILS

    Make a professional handmade Japanese stone seal by yourself! You’ll get your very own, unique seal. You will be guided in your work by a Japanese stone seal professor.

  • Enjoying Japanese Cuisine

    Experience Handmade Udon Noodle Making SEE MORE DETAILS

    Experience making and cooking Udon, one of the most loved traditional noodle in Japan!

  • Touring Business and Shopping Districts on Foot

    Enjoy an adventurous evening of food and drink in Osaka SEE MORE DETAILS

    Come along with me to two of Osaka’s most well known, local food and drink areas, Tenma and Kyobashi! We’ll have a few drinks, eat typical Osaka food, and have lots of fun along the way!

MATCH VENUES AND SCHEDULES

  • 1.5 h ~ from Tokyo
    2 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool D 21 SEP 2019 – 13:45 Local time AUS AUS V FIJ FIJ
  • Pool C 22 SEP 2019 – 19:15 Local time ENG ENG V TGA TGA
  • 1 h 20 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 4 h 30 mins ~ from Tokyo
  • Pool D 25 SEP 2019 – 14:15 Local time FIJ FIJ V URU URU
  • Pool B 13 OCT 2019 – 12:15 Local time NAM NAM V CAN CAN
  • 40 mins ~ from Tokyo
    3 h 10 mins ~ from Osaka
  • Pool A 24 SEP 2019 – 19:15 Local time RUS RUS V SAM SAM
  • Pool D 29 SEP 2019 – 14:15 Local time GEO GEO V URU URU
  • Pool C 9 OCT 2019 – 13:45 Local time ARG ARG V USA USA
  • 1 h 10 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 2.5 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool A 20 SEP 2019 – 19:45 Local time JPN JPN V RUS RUS
  • Pool C 21 SEP 2019 – 16:15 Local time FRA FRA V ARG ARG
  • Pool D 29 SEP 2019 – 16:45 Local time AUS AUS V WAL WAL
  • Pool C 5 OCT 2019 – 17:00 Local time ENG ENG V ARG ARG
  • Pool B 6 OCT 2019 – 13:45 Local time NZL NZL V NAM NAM
  • 18 mins ~ from Tokyo
    2 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool B 21 SEP 2019 – 18:45 Local time NZL NZL V SAF SAF
  • Pool A 22 SEP 2019 – 16:45 Local time IRE IRE V SCL SCL
  • Pool C 12 OCT 2019 – 17:15 Local time ENG ENG V FRA FRA
  • Pool A 13 OCT 2019 – 19:45 Local time JPN JPN V SCL SCL
  • 1 h ~ from Tokyo
    2 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool A 28 SEP 2019 – 16:15 Local time JPN JPN V IRE IRE
  • Pool B 4 OCT 2019 – 18:45 Local time SAF SAF V ITA ITA
  • Pool A 9 OCT 2019 – 16:15 Local time SCL SCL V RUS RUS
  • Pool D 11 OCT 2019 – 19:15 Local time AUS AUS V GEO GEO
  • 3 h ~ from Tokyo
    1 h 50 mins ~ from Osaka
  • Pool D 23 SEP 2019 – 19:15 Local time WAL WAL V GEO GEO
  • Pool B 28 SEP 2019 – 18:45 Local time SAF SAF V NAM NAM
  • Pool A 5 OCT 2019 – 19:30 Local time JPN JPN V SAM SAM
  • Pool B 12 OCT 2019 – 13:45 Local time NZL NZL V ITA ITA
  • 1 h 10 mins ~ from Tokyo
  • 2.5 h ~ from Tokyo
  • Pool B 22 SEP 2019 – 14:15 Local time ITA ITA V NAM NAM
  • Pool C 28 SEP 2019 – 13:45 Local time ARG ARG V TGA TGA
  • Pool D 3 OCT 2019 – 14:15 Local time GEO GEO V FIJ FIJ
  • Pool C 13 OCT 2019 – 14:45 Local time USA USA V TGA TGA
  • 1 h 15 mins ~ from Tokyo
  • 2 h 40 mins ~ from Tokyo
    12 mins ~ from Osaka
  • Pool C 26 SEP 2019 – 19:45 Local time ENG ENG V USA USA
  • Pool A 30 SEP 2019 – 19:15 Local time SCL SCL V SAM SAM
  • Pool A 3 OCT 2019 – 19:15 Local time IRE IRE V RUS RUS
  • Pool B 8 OCT 2019 – 19:15 Local time SAF SAF V CAN CAN
  • 1 h 35 mins ~ from Tokyo
    1 h 10 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 4 h 50 mins ~ from Tokyo
    2.5 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool B 26 SEP 2019 – 16:45 Local time ITA ITA V CAN CAN
  • Pool C 2 OCT 2019 – 16:45 Local time FRA FRA V USA USA
  • Pool A 12 OCT 2019 – 19:45 Local time IRE IRE V SAM SAM
  • 1 h 40 mins ~ from Tokyo
    1 h 10 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 3 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool C 6 OCT 2019 – 16:45 Local time FRA FRA V TGA TGA
  • Pool D 13 OCT 2019 – 17:15 Local time WAL WAL V URU URU
  • 1.5 h ~ from Tokyo
    55 mins ~ from Osaka
  • 3.5 h ~ from Osaka
  • Pool B 2 OCT 2019 – 19:15 Local time NZL NZL V CAN CAN
  • Pool D 5 OCT 2019 – 14:15 Local time AUS AUS V URU URU
  • Pool D 9 OCT 2019 – 18:45 Local time WAL WAL V FIJ FIJ
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      • 9 OCT 2019
        13:45 Local time
        ARG ARG V USA USA
        kumagaya
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                • 13 OCT 2019
                  14:45 Local time
                  USA USA V TGA TGA
                  osaka
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                  • 26 SEP 2019
                    19:45 Local time
                    ENG ENG V USA USA
                    kobe
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                    • 2 OCT 2019
                      16:45 Local time
                      FRA FRA V USA USA
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