Kanchanaburi Golf Courses | Play Golf at River Kwai
Playing golf in River Kwai is another fantastic experience to be had on your Thailand golf tour. Located in Kanchanaburi, this is Thailand’s fourth largest province and borders Burma to the west of Bangkok. Set in the foot drop of mountainous terrain, this provides a wonderfully scenic setting playing golf in River Kwai. It is the site of the world famous Bridge Over the River Kwai, immortalised in books and movies, and is noted for rugged natural beauty where mountains and river valleys have inspired development of golf courses. Dam reservoirs provide further scenic beauty with waterfalls, caves, national parks and tranquil settings, providing plenty of options during your Kanchanaburi golf vacations.
(nice course in rural environment)
Blue Sapphire Golf & Resort is a nice 36-hole track in western Thailand’s, Kanchanaburi Province. It takes around 30 minutes to reach the course from Kanchanaburi town.
(challenging course and scenic layout)
Dragon Hills Golf Club is an 18-hole layout spread over 2,400 acres of lush natural mountainside jungle. Jim Enge, an American who worked with Nicklaus design, was the lead designer responsible for producing this particularly good layout.
(well-maintaned course in a scenic valley)
Evergreen Hills Golf Club & Resort is located in a heavily wooded highland valley of Kanchanaburi province and near to the Burmese border. The climate in the area is mild and offers generally pleasant and cooler temperatures compared to other areas of Thailand.
(spectacular course is one of Thailand's best)
Grand Prix Golf Club is a well-conditioned golf course in Thailand’s Kanachaburi Province that will take the breath away. The course is set in a vast open space with panoramic views of Burmese mountain ranges in the distance.
(countryside course popular with locals)
Mida Golf Club is located around 35 minutes West of Kanchanaburi off Highway 3229. The golf course was originally developed under the name Lion Hills Golf & Country Club.
(challenging Nicklaus design; beautiful surroundings)
Mission Hills Country Club in Kanchanaburi is one of the three Jack Nicklaus designed Mission Hills golf courses in Thailand, the other two being Mission Hills Khao Yai and Mission Hills Phuket. The course, about two thirds the ways from Bangkok to Kanchanaburi, is set among natural surroundings on a gently sloping hillside.
(area's most popular course, scenic and interesting design)
The Nichigo Golf Resort is situated along the River Kwai Yai, the larger of the 2 Kwai Rivers, about 30 minutes North of the provincial capital. There is welcome peace and spaciousness about the Nichigo course.
(scenic course is a hidden gem - watch for the monkeys)
Opened in 1994, Royal Ratchaburi is one of the most spectacular Kanchanaburi golf courses. The hilly terrain and excellent views of Burmese mountain ranges make for aesthetically pleasing, yet challenging golf.