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Tailored Group Sports Travel for Teams and Individuals

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Overcome the Challenges of Group Sports Travel

Navigating the complexities of international sports travel can be daunting.

From the risk of fraudulent bookings to the hassle of arranging accommodations and transport, many teams and individuals face obstacles that can detract from the sports travel experience.

Who We ARE

Into Africa Sports is a dedicated team of travel experts specializing in sports travel. We create customized travel experiences that foster team spirit, cultural exchange, and unforgettable memories.

We offer end-to-end travel planning, including accommodations, transport, and a curated list of sports activities and events across the globe.

We believe that sports have the power to unite people, transcend borders, and create lifelong memories. Our mission is to make sports travel accessible, safe, and enriching for everyone involved.

Why Trust Us?

Into Africa Sports has been a trusted leader in group sports travel since 2015. With offices in the UK, Australia, USA, and UAE, we have a global presence that ensures local expertise on a worldwide scale.

Our Partners

International Association of Travel

Travel agent for teams traveling to the Dubai 7s

We do the logistics for their annual hockey tour to Netherlands

Kit partner

Our Guides

Petrus Du Plessis


Petrus Du Plessis is a visionary entrepreneur and the dynamic founder of “Into Africa Sports,” a trailblazing company that specializes in delivering unparalleled sports travel experiences across the globe. Born and raised in the picturesque landscapes of South Africa, Petrus developed a profound love for sports and adventure from a young age, which later became the cornerstone of his professional journey.

With a rich background in sports management and a degree in tourism from one of South Africa’s leading universities, Petrus spent the early years of his career exploring various facets of the sports and travel industries. His passion for connecting people through sports and his knack for meticulous planning led him to identify a unique niche in the market—sports travel that not only focuses on the game but also immerses participants in the cultural and scenic wonders of the host countries.

In 2015, Petrus took the bold step of launching “Into Africa Sports,” with the vision of creating a bridge between athletes, teams, and sports enthusiasts from around the world and the majestic beauty of Africa. Under his leadership, the company has grown exponentially, extending its reach beyond African borders to offer sports travel packages to destinations worldwide. Today, “Into Africa Sports” stands as a testament to Petrus’s dedication, serving clients from the UK, Australia, the USA, and the UAE, among others.

Petrus is renowned for his innovative approach to travel, commitment to sustainability, and his ability to tailor experiences that cater to the specific needs of his clients. His deep-rooted belief in the power of sports to unite people and create lasting memories is reflected in every tour and event curated by his company. When he’s not busy charting new destinations or planning the next big sports event, Petrus enjoys hiking, bird watching, and spending quality time with his family, always in search of the next adventure that he can share with the world through “Into Africa Sports

Explore Our Tours

Incoming Tours

Dive into the heart of Africa with our Incoming Tours. Experience the thrill of local sports culture as you participate in or watch traditional and modern sports events. Each tour is meticulously planned to bring you closer to the game you love, set against the backdrop of Africa’s stunning landscapes. From rugby clinics in South Africa to soccer tournaments in Kenya, immerse yourself in the passion that drives African sports.

Outgoing Tours

Our Outgoing Tours are designed for teams and individuals eager to showcase their talent on the international stage or to experience global sports phenomena. Whether it’s participating in a cricket tournament in Australia, a rugby match in the UK, or attending the Olympics, we handle all logistics so you can focus on the game. Expand your horizons, compete against international teams, and make unforgettable memories.

Mauritius Holidays

Mauritius, an island known for its pristine beaches and lush landscapes, also offers a vibrant sports scene. Our Mauritius Sports Holidays blend relaxation with excitement, offering activities like golfing on world-class courses, deep-sea fishing, and water sports in crystal-clear waters. Perfect for athletes and families looking for a balance between competitive sports and leisurely paradise.

Our Services

Tailored Sports Tours

For Teams and Individuals

Embark on customized sports tours crafted to fit the unique desires and objectives of your team or individual athletes. Whether you’re seeking intense competition, skill development, or cultural exchange through sports, we meticulously organize every aspect of your journey. Experience the perfect blend of athletic challenge and cultural immersion tailored just for you.

Exclusive Sport Events Management

Bespoke Sporting Experiences

Transform your sports event into an unforgettable experience with our comprehensive management services. From logistics and scheduling to securing venues and managing registrations, we ensure your event runs smoothly and stands out. Let us handle the details, so you can focus on delivering an exceptional experience for participants and spectators alike.

Bespoke Holiday Travel Planning

Personalized Adventures Beyond Sports

Discover travel planning that goes beyond the game. Our bespoke holiday services cater to those who seek adventure, relaxation, or a bit of both. From romantic getaways to family vacations, we craft personalized itineraries that cater to your interests and dreams, ensuring a memorable journey from start to finish.

Romantic Honeymoon Getaways

Idyllic Escapes for Two

Celebrate your love with a honeymoon that’s as unique as your relationship. Our romantic getaways whisk you away to breathtaking destinations, offering a mix of relaxation, adventure, and intimate moments. Whether it’s a serene beach retreat or an action-packed safari, we create the perfect backdrop for the start of your life together.

Exotic Island Holidays

Paradise Found

Step into paradise with our exotic island holidays, designed for those who dream of pristine beaches, azure waters, and tranquil escapes. Explore hidden gems, indulge in luxury, and immerse yourself in the vibrant cultures of the world’s most beautiful islands. Let us take you to a place where your island fantasies become reality.

Authentic African Safaris

Wildlife Adventures Unleashed

Journey into the heart of the wilderness with our authentic African safaris. Experience the thrill of encountering majestic wildlife in their natural habitat, guided by experts who share your passion for adventure and conservation. From the Serengeti to Kruger, our safaris promise awe-inspiring landscapes, unparalleled wildlife sightings, and conservation-conscious travel.

We believe that travel creates a canvas of reference for individuals and a collective culture for groups

Our Commitment to You

Quality service from pre-tour to post-tour

Stress-free, comprehensive travel planning

Tailored experiences to meet your unique needs


Highlighting the variety of destinations we service, with a focus on the unique sports travel opportunities each location offers.

South Africa

Schools, Clubs


Dubai, Abu Dhabi




London, Edinburgh


Texas, Idaho



My recent Dubai 7’s coaching experience with Petrus du Plessis was exceptional, combining professionalism, excitement, and cultural immersion. The organization and efficiency were unparalleled, with a thoughtful itinerary that maximized adventure and discovery. Petrus and his team’s enthusiasm and attention to detail ensured a personalized, engaging experience for everyone. From thrilling desert safaris to exploring Dubai’s rich culture and architectural marvels, every activity was highlight. The commitment to providing a memorable experience shone through, making my second Dubai 7’s tour even more impressive. highly recommend Into Africa Sports for an unforgettable Dubai adventure.

Kelvin Elder
Housemaster: Clark House

I’ve not only traveled with Petrus since 2022 but also worked closely with him. Petrus is a man of exceptional integrity, dedicated to providing the best possible service to players and everyone traveling with us on tours. He takes great pride in his work and is meticulous about ensuring the that the players are comfortable and content throughout the tour and that it leaves a lasting impression on all players.

Arina Viljoen
A+ Netball academy

We recently embarked on a Rugby Tour to South Africa with our senior boys, and the journey curated by Petrus at IntoAfricaSports was simply remarkable. From encountering The Big Five in their in natural habitat to marveling at the panoramic views from the summit of Table Mountain, every experience was truly unforgettable. Playing at Hamiltons RFC, the oldest rugby club in South Africa, added a historic dimension to our trip. I cannot commend Petrus enough for his exceptional tour organisation and the enriching opportunities he offered our students. This tour stands out as one of the best I’ve ever been on, and the flawless execution of every detail truly sets a world-class standard.

Durandt Gerber
Dubai English Speaking College,

Start Planning Your Dream Sports Travel Today

Easy 3 step plan

Step 1: Personalized Consultation

Begin your adventure with a one-on-one consultation with me, Petrus Du Plessis, or one of our expert tour organizers. We listen to your needs, preferences, and dreams to start crafting your perfect tour package.

Step 2: Tailored Tour Design

With your vision in mind, we design a bespoke package that suits your group’s size, interests, and budget. Whether it’s sports, safari, or a blend of both, your tour is tailored to ensure an unforgettable experience.

Step 3: Seamless Booking & Enjoyment

Once you’re thrilled with the itinerary, we move on to the booking phase. Our team takes care of all logistical arrangements, ensuring a smooth process. Then, it’s time for you to embark on your tour and create lasting memories.

Book with Confidence

100% refundable deposit up to 6 months prior to travel, ensuring peace of mind and financial security