Enjoy the Rugby World Cup 2023

in Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur
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Experience the Rugby World Cup in Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur, in the South of France! On the programme: a fabulous mix of sport, adrenalin and fellowship. And because the Rugby World Cup isn’t just about sport, we’ll also be unveiling the treasures of Nice and the Côte d’Azur, Marseille and Provence and inviting you to explore our beautiful region. The area between Nice and Marseille offers a host of exceptional leisure opportunities, such as green adventures in the nature reserves of the Luberon and Verdon, urban escapades in the buzzing cultural hubs of Aix-en-Provence and Toulon, and discovering “Made in South of France” know-how at our authentic local craft firms.

Rugby World Cup match dates


  • Saturday 9 September: England-Argentina (Pool D)
  • Sunday 10 September: South Africa-Scotland (Pool B)
  • Thursday 21 September: France – Namibia (Pool A)
  • Sunday 1 October: South Africa – Tonga (Pool B)
  • Saturday 14 October: Winner Pool C – Runner-up Pool D
  • Sunday 15 October: Winner Pool D – Runner-up Pool C


  • Saturday 16 September: Wales v Portugal (Pool C)
  • Sunday 17 September: England-Japan (Pool D)
  • Wednesday 20 September: Italy – Uruguay (Pool A)
  • Sunday 24 September: Scotland – Tonga (Pool B)