Football Tours to The Rey Cup
We’re the exclusive UK partner of the Rey Cup Football Tournament
The city of Reykjavik sponsors the tournament by giving access to local schools surrounding the site, where teams will make their home for the duration of their stay. Accommodation, playing fields, activities and a geothermal swimming pool are all less than 10 minutes apart, making it safe and logistically simple for boys’ and girls’ U14 and U16 football teams.
90 teams annually compete in the Rey Cup Football Tournament, Iceland and the superb facilities, high standard of opposition and quality excursions make for a perfect football tournament.
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Our Recommended Itinerary
Here’s what your trip could look like
Fly to Reykjavik
Arrive and check into the tournament
Rey Cup Opening Ceremony
Breakfast at accommodation
Dinner followed by a swimming pool party
Breakfast at accommodaiton
Party & Disco
Last group games and beginning of the quarter finals
BBQ in the family park
Rey Cup finals
Awards ceremony and Rey Cup closing ceremony
Fly from Reykjavik to UK
Arrrive into UK
Based on a 6 day, 5 night tour for 40 members (+4 free places) travelling. Subject to availability.
- Return flights from UK to resort
- Airport & excursion transfers in resort
- Coaching for the duration of your tour
- 5 nights' full board accommodation
- 11 meals
- Entry into the Rey Cup including all fees
- Travel insurance
- 24/7 support
- Vamoos travel app & info pack
- Tailor-made itinerary
- North Face rucksack for party leader
- Tour pennant per fixture & souvenir pennant to keep
- Tournament Information
Where: Reykjavik, Iceland
When: UK school summer holidays
Open to: Boys’ and girls’ U14 and U16 football teams
Age groups available: U16 and U15 U14 and U13 For both boys and girls 11-a-side
Matches: Guaranteed minimum 5-6 matches per team, every team plays in the finals
General rules: According to FIFA rules, with the exception that two referees and no linesmen in each game. Playing time 2 x 25 minutes with a 5 minute break
Fields: Games are played on grass (most games) and artificial turf. Gold finals are played at the National Stadium.
What our customers say
Mr Paul Brown
The matches were well matched and the kids got a lot out of them.
Mr Eric Lloyd
I cannot fault the service providing before we left from the moment we booked until departure.
FAQs about this tour
Find the answers to some of our most frequently asked questions.
What does our insurance cover us for?
Our insurance providers offer comprehensive cover to our groups for the duration of their tour and is tailored specifically for schools, with specialist insurance policies for individual tour types. As with any insurance cover, it is vital that you read through the terms and conditions and that you declare any relevant information as requested. Please see our insurance page for further information and to see what is covered. For groups opting to take their own insurance, we highly recommend that you read all inclusions and exclusions prior to departure.
Can I talk to Rayburn whilst out on tour?
Yes, a 24-hour emergency phone number will be provided in your final documents pack and one of our experienced members of staff will be happy to help with any problems you have whilst out on tour.
Do your hotels comply with our Local Authority’s guidelines?
All hotels are audited to standards set by the School Travel Forum (STF), this criteria is based on information and guidance from educational authorities. Whilst local laws and standards have to be taken into consideration, as they may differ from country to country, our standards do not. We are happy to provide copies of our hotel audits should you wish to see them.
What safety support do you have in place for clients choosing to tour with you?
At Rayburn Tours we are proud of our continual commitment to safety. Clients who tour with us can be assured that we have the following support services and systems in place: Safety Management System, Generic Risk Management, Crisis Management System, ATOL Licensed, ABTA Bonded, insurance, 24-hour emergency contact system, hotel audits, coach audits and activity audits.
In addition, we are a member of the School Travel Forum (STF), giving you the reassurance that all of our trips meet, or indeed exceed, the safety standards required by your school and Local Authority.
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