Watch the Rugby World Cup in Occitanie

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Occitanie, the birthplace of French rugby, will host five World Cup games between 8 September and 28 October 2023.

See the All Blacks, the Brave Blossoms and the Flying Fijians in Occitanie

At the Stadium de Toulouse

Occitanie, a host region of the Rugby World Cup 2023, will welcome New Zealand, Japan and Fiji. 

Toulouse, the birthplace of French rugby, is ready to host the legendary All Blacks (New Zealand), the Brave Blossoms (Japan), the Flying Fijians (Fiji), a European final qualifier winner, and a warm-up match featuring the French national team.

Stadium de Toulouse - Fixtures:

  • Sunday 10 September: Japan vs. Americas 2 - Pool D.
  • Friday 15 September: New Zealand vs. Africa 1 - Pool A.
  • Saturday 23 September: Europe 1 vs. Final qualifier winner - Pool C.
  • Thursday 28 September: Japan vs. Samoa - Pool D.
    Sunday 8 October: Fiji vs. Final qualifier winner -  Pool C.

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Le haka © Sonya & Jason Hills

Le haka © Sonya & Jason Hills

Rugby place du Capitole © Nathalie Casado - Agence d'attractivité Toulouse métropole - CRT Occitanie

Toulouse, place du Capitole © Nathalie Casado

Occitanie: a rugby heartland

A sport and way of life

Discover how rugby made its way from the fields of England to Place du Capitole, Toulouse.

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Match de rugby - Stade Toulousain © D.Viet / CRTL Occitanie

Match de rugby - Stade Toulousain © D.Viet / CRTL Occitanie

Rugby: the sport par excellence in Occitanie

Everyone lives and breathes rugby in this region

Occitanie is not only home to France's greatest regional rugby union league, but also to Stade Toulousain, the most decorated club in French history. But that's not all the region has to offer when it comes to rugby.

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Discover Occitanie between matches

Why not see the best that Occitanie has to offer while visiting Toulouse for the Rugby World Cup 2023?

We've already told you that we live and breathe rugby around here!

Sleeping, eating, drinking, getting dressed, partying... Your trip to Occitanie will be wholly dedicated to rugby. The unmissable places on our list are ready to welcome you with open arms!

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In Occitanie, we love rugby and travelling peacefully, taking our time, surrounding ourselves with good company, and savouring moments of happiness, no matter how big or small. Every Sunday is a matchday — a huge occasion. Every trip is also a wonderful journey. That's why Occitanie invented the "wonderful journey." This new way of travelling unites us around the sharing of experiences, hospitality, goodwill, diversity and a commitment to preserving the environment. So, in good company, and in a true Occitan spirit, embark upon wonderful journeys across the breath-taking region of Occitanie

Rugby World Cup in France and Occitanie

It's going to be tough, but we're ready!

Occitanie and France welcome you the 10th edition of the Rugby World Cup in 2023.

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