5-Night Package

     August 23-28

     Starting at $1,675

Limited Availability.
Please Email Rice@AnthonyTravel.com.

Package Overview

Capture the spirit of American college football in Australia with the Official Rice Travel Package. With its near-perfect climate, world-famous architecture and beautiful harbor, Sydney is the ideal destination for Rice football fans. Explore the city with local expert tour guides, join fellow Rice fans at an exclusive welcome gathering and cheer on your team from some of the best seats in the house! The official Sydney Cup travel package makes your experience hassle free with accommodations at the stunning Radisson Blu Sydney, gameday transportation, game tickets and more. Book your package today!


  • 5-night accommodations at the Radisson Blu Sydney (breakfast each morning included)
  • Mid-field Game Ticket in section 35 (included in Game Ticket Package)
  • Pregame Tailgate Admission
  • Gameday Transportation
  • Sydney City Tour
  • Exclusive Rice Welcome Event
  • Commemorative Credential & Lanyard
  • Commemorative Souvenir
  • On-site Tour Directors
  • All Taxes and Fees


Single Double Triple
With Game Ticket $2,579 $1,909 $1,829
Without Game Ticket $2,425 $1,755 $1,675

A deposit of $500 per person is due at time of booking and final payment not due until May 5. Pricing is per person, based on room occupancy and tax inclusive. View reservation policies.

Airfare and transportation to and from the airport is NOT included in the package. Group airfare and additional excursions are available as add-ons to your package.

TEAM CHARTER:  Interested in traveling with the Rice Owls on the team charter?  Click here to submit interest.


Extend your stay in Sydney starting at $279 per night plus tax. Simply adjust your check-in and check-out dates during the reservation process. Interested in more excursions or looking to see all of Australia? Let us customize your trip! Email Rice@AnthonyTravel.com or call 877-260-0645 today.

InterContinental Sydney

Official Rice Fan Hotel

For three decades, InterContinental Sydney has been the luxury hotel of choice to meet, do business and unlock authentic local experiences that make Australia’s harbour city one of the best places in the world to live, work, visit and play. Each room contains a picture frame view of the city skyline, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House or the Royal Botanic Gardens, WiFi access and spacious work zone and luxury window seat and chaise lounge to enjoy the views.

Breakfast each morning included.

Game Ticket

Secure one of the best seats in Allianz Stadium. For a limited time, Game Ticket travel packages include a lower level, mid-field game ticket in section 35.

Seating location will be assigned according to each traveler’s engagement with Rice University and the athletics department.

Sydney Tour

Take a tour of Sydney!

The best way to experience a new city is with someone who knows it intimately & appreciates it passionately. This half day, private, guided tour shows you Sydney at its best – from the most famous tourist icons, to the hidden gems that only a Sydney-insider knows how to find and enjoy. See the historic Rocks area, explore the colonial architecture of Macquarie Street, and see spectacular views of the Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge from Mrs Macquarie’s Chair. See the glamourous Eastern Suburbs, the famous Bondi Beach and the stunning views from South Head.

Limited Availability.
Please Email Rice@AnthonyTravel.com.

Package Add-Ons

Optional Tours

Hunter Valley – SOLD OUT

Please email Rice@AnthonyTravel.com for availability.

August 25 | $215 Per Person
Tour runs from approx. 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Relax, get away from the city, and enjoy some fabulous food and wine in Australia’s oldest wine-growing region. Just two hours north of Sydney, the Hunter Valley combines world-renowned wines, gourmet produce & stunning countryside. Great for wine lovers, a day in the Hunter Valley allows you to taste some of Australia’s finest wines. 180 years young, the Hunter Valley is Australia’s oldest and best-known wine region. A dynamic and fascinating area brims with over 150 top class wineries, 65 indulgent restaurants as well as gourmet produce and boutique breweries.

Tours are subject to a minimum number of bookings

Blue Mountains – SOLD OUT

Please email Rice@AnthonyTravel.com for availability.

August 26 | $175 Per Person
Tour runs from approx. 7:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Just 90 minutes west of Sydney, the Blue Mountains is an area of stunning natural beauty, sweeping vistas and vast acres of pristine bushland. In the morning you will start the day in the picturesque Blue Mountains Botanic Gardens with morning tea, sweeping views, and an insight into Australia’s unique ecology. Throughout the day we see the area’s most famous sights and views, but keep away from the crowds at secluded lookouts to experience the solitude and immensity. This excursion also includes lunch.

Tours are subject to a minimum number of bookings