On this page, you will find 50 of the best sports tourism and sports travel providers in the world. If there is a company that is missing that you feel we should add, please feel free to contact me.
1. Sportsnet Holidays
An Australian-based company that provides tickets, accommodation, and packages for sports events worldwide.
Sportnet include a focus on Aussie events such as the Australian Open Tennis and the Melbourne Cup horse racing.
Visit SportsNet Holidays
2. MVP Travel
As a subsidary of Hays Travel, MVP Travel are a UK based company who organise trips to some of the worlds best sporting events including to:
- Indianapolis 500
- Ryder Cup
- US Open Golf
- Super Bowl
Visit the site of MVP Travel.
Sportstravelandtours.com is one of the leading U.S.-based companies providing tickets and packages to major events.
Whilst they have a heavy focus on U.S. sports such as basketball, baseball, and rodeo, they also provide tours for tennis, soccer, hockey and motor racing.
Visit sportsandtraveltours.com here.
Another U.S. based company that are worth looking at are Roadtrips.com
Roadtrips focus more on the luxury side of sports travel and events and provide a more bespoke service than some sports tickets and ytour providers.
They also focus more so on the major events including the summer and winter Olympics, the Kentucky Derby, the MLC All-star game, and the major F1 races and soccer tournaments.
Visit Roadtrips.com here.
If you are Canadian-based, you might wish to take a look at ‘Elite Sports Tours. EST offers sports travel packages to Major League Baseball (MLB) games, NBA basketball, and Major League baseball games.
So if you are Canadian and looking to travel to the U.S. to experience one of the major U.S. sports, EST is worth looking at.
Visit Elitesportstours.ca here.
6. BAC Sport Limited
BAC are a London, England, based sports and hospitality provider, and they’ve been in business for over 25 years and made a good name for themselves.
As a British company, BAC offers packages for Commonwealth sports such as rugby and cricket. They also though deal with all of the Formula One grand prix’s, golf and tennis.
More on BAC Sport here.
7. Victory Sports Tours
Based in Massachusetts, USA, Victory Sports Tours are a little different from the aforementioned companies in that they focus on helping sports teams to tour.
So if you are a school, college or university sports team, Victory can work to organize a tour for you within the States, or to more regions of the world.
They organize the travel, matches versus local sides at the places you visit (if needed), and cultural excursions for the tour group.
8. Fanatic Sports
Fanatic Sports are based in Mumbai, India, and they are a sports tour operator that is heavily involved with sports such as cricket, tennis, F1, rugby, and golf.
They focus on hospitality and have offices also in Singapore, UAE and Canada.
9. Spectate Travel
Based in Chester, England, ITC has been organizing tailor-made sports trips for over 35 years and they are very good for cricket and rugby packages, as well as many of the major horse racing events (such as the Dubai World Cup and the Breeders Cup).
They also provide packages for F1 trips, and the Ryder Cup.
Find Spectate Travel here.
10. Sporta Tours
Similar to Victory Sport in the U.S., this sports travel agency based in Jaipur, India, organizes sporting trips for teams from schools, clubs, universities, colleges, and professional clubs, to visit several locations worldwide.
Sporta have been organizing tailor-made trips since 2006, having originally focused on cricket. Now though they organize trips worldwide for some major sporting bodies.
You can find Sports Tours here on Facebook.
‘Sports Break’ are a Manchester, UK, based company that provide packages that include tickets, travel and hotel.
Few of the other providers we have so far mentioned provider a heavy focus on football (soccer) but sportsbreak.com offer packages to many games for many of the leading European clubs, including Manchester United/City, Real Madrid, Liverpool, Chelsea, Rangers and Benfica.
They also offer packaged trip sto see tennis, cricket, darts and a few other events.
You can find Sportsbreak.com here.
As one of Ireland’s leading sports travel and package companies, ‘Sports Travel International’ are quite distinct from all of the aforementioned companies.
They are especially good for runners i.e if you want to enter one of the main marathons around the world. This includes the Petra Desert Marathon, triathlon, and cycling events are focused on.
So if you are interested in running, cycling, or triathlons then they are especially good.
You can find the site of SportsTravelInternational.com here.
13. Go Sport Travel
Based in Örnsköldsvik, Sweden, ‘Go Sport’ are particularly adept at providing sporting travel packages together for Premership football games, especially for the Scandinavian market.
They do also though provide tickets and travel for other major events including the golf majors and for gold breaks.
You can visit the site of Go Sport Travel here.
Based in Cheltenham, England, VenaTour are specialists in both rugby tours to see the major rugby events.
If you need tickets to events such as the rugby World Cup, 6 Nations, the Dubai Sevens or the British Lions tour, VenaTour are certainly worth checking.
Visit VenaTour here.
15. Ski Solutions
Turning to winter sports, an excellent company in the UK who specialise specifically on skiing is ‘Ski Solutions’.
Based in London, England, ski solutions are experts in providing ski packages to Austria, France, Switzerland, USA and about a dozen countries in all.
In addition to ski trips, they also provide snowboarding holidays and trips.
You can learn more about Ski Solutions here.
16. Bike Adventures
For cycling and mountain biking experience, BikeAdventures.co.uk are an excellent and welkl-established company and UK based.
They organise cycle trips worldwide including Asia, Europe and North America.
You can find Bike Adventures here.
50. Sporting Holiday Group
The ‘Sporting Holiday Group’ is a small UK business run by Ben Clubley and Max Alvy and they focus mostly on European-based sporting events and travel.
Their business is backed by ABTA and you can learn more about them here.