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Thursday, 2014-10-23

Golf in Phuket

Phuket Golf Holidays & Golf Tours
Phuket Golf Courses

There has never been a better time to come and explore the golf courses in Phuket, Thailand.

Phuket is known internationally as one of the most exotic destinations in Southeast Asia. With its endless white beaches, cooling blue lagoons and tropical mountainous interior, it provides a stunning and glorious image of paradise on earth, providing an ideal backdrop for your golf holidays in Phuket.

From simple beach huts, to grand world-class resort hotels with sumptuous spa facilities, Phuket offers a lifestyle that all travellers aspire to. As quality resorts go, those in Phuket are the best in the country and are situated close to what are known as some of the best beaches in the world. Golf holidays in Thailand do not come much better than this.

Set in the crystal blue Andaman Sea, Phuket is surrounded by a number of glorious tropical islands, and the large ones are served by ferry. If you want to lose yourself on a deserted tropical beach, then this is the place to be to combine total relaxation with Phuket golf.

Golf holidays in Phuket are becoming ever more popular, with superbly maintained and manicured courses and impressive clubhouses it's not hard to see why. Golf courses in Phuket are amongst the best in the world, as are the tourist attractions ranging from coral reef diving, game fishing, elephant riding and sailing trips around the local islands. Phuket is about 50 miles long and 18 miles wide, and this has allowed microclimates to develop in certain areas. The interior has surviving rainforest and plantations of rubber, cashews, pineapple and coconut. There is a national park with stunning waterfalls, and you can also enjoy an array of wildlife It has great beaches, tropical vegetation and a pleasant, relaxed atmosphere perfect for Phuket golf.

There are now 8 golf courses available, and the golf courses in Phuket grabbed the world's attention in 1994 when the Canyon Course of the Blue Canyon Country Club was chosen to host the Johnnie Walker Classic; it is now one of the recognized world championship golf courses, regularly visited by top international players.

Without doubt this stunning island is one of the great holiday destinations in the world and Phuket golf has something for everyone.