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South Africa v British and Irish Lions – 1st Test (2021 Tour)
July 24, 2021 @ 6:00 pm SAST
The British and Irish Lions play the first test match of their 2021 tour of South Africa, returning to the Cape Town Stadium where they played the last of their preparation tour matches. During the 2009 tour, the Springboks won the first test 26-21 at Kings Park Stadium as they would go on to win the series 2-1.
Where is South Africa v British and Irish Lions – 1st Test (2021 Tour) being played?
The match venue has been confirmed as Cape Town Stadium in Cape Town, a full guide including history and travel information is available here.
British and Irish Lions Tour 2021
A guide to the British and Irish Lions Tour of South Africa in 2021 is available here.
Sports Tourist’s Guide to the British & Irish Lions Tour of South Africa 2021
How do I get tickets for South Africa v British and Irish Lions – 1st Test (2021 Tour)?
For South Africa fans, a ballot will be held for all matches – registration is available on the official website.
For Lions fans, priority access tickets have already sold out. However it was confirmed in March 2020 that there will be a ticket ballot, sign up for updates on the official Lions website.
Travel to South Africa v British and Irish Lions – 1st Test (2021 Tour)
Cape Town International Airport is the second busiest airport in South Africa and fourth busiest in the African continent. The airport has direct international connections to several destinations in Africa, the Middle East, Asia, Europe and the United States and domestic connections Johannesburg and Durban.
The A01 MyCiTi bus runs between Cape Town Civic Centre and the Airport, costing around R70 and running every 20 minutes.
Thinking of flying to Cape Town? Search & book your flights through Skyscanner here.
Further travel information is available on the Cape Town Stadium guide above.
Hotels for South Africa v British and Irish Lions – 1st Test (2021 Tour)
Use TripAdvisor to find some great places to stay in Cape Town by clicking here.
Last Updated on June 24, 2021 by Sports Tourist