Bali Golf Course
If you want to experience the sensation of world-class golf course with natural nuances and spectacular scenery, Bali Island is the right choice. With its diverse cultural heritages and combinations of natural and mountainous forest landscape, so it is not surprising that the Bali golf course has become one of the mainstays to attract a number of foreign and domestic tourists. Bali is an island which lies between Lombok and Java, it has a mountainous topographic contour expands from west to east that divides Bali into two parts. The vast lowland plateau in the southern part of Bali and a narrow northern part. Many Bali golf courses located between the natural beauty landscapes of Balinese lands surrounds with crystal blue ocean and green forests.
Meanwhile, Denpasar as the capital of Bali province and some of the tourist city like Ubud, Jimbaran, Nusa Dua and Klungkung are located in the southern part of Bali. This makes the southern part of Bali becoming as a potential tourism resort and business area.
Due to its location that is 8 degrees in the south of the equator, makes Bali has a warm and humid climate with an average temperature of about 26-30 degrees celsius. Because it only has two seasons, rainy season and summer, makes Bali golf course is perfect as a golfing location throughout the year.
Besides relying on its tourism industry, Bali also famous for its advanced agricultural system due to the type of Bali land, which mostly fertile alluvial land. The terraced rice fields can be seen almost along the way over some of Bali’s golf courses.
Despite having beautiful scenery and comforting climate, playing golf in Bali is not free from some of challenging obstacles. Wind blowing from the sea and mountains and the undulating landscape contours makes every golf course in Bali has a distinctive impression for every golfer.
Bali has about 6 major golf courses with varied designs and challenges for both beginner and professional golfer. They are Bali National Golf Club, Bali Beach Golf Course, Nirwana Bali Golf Club, New Kuta Golf, Bali Handara Kosaido Country Club and the latest Bukit Pandawa Golf & Country Club.
For amateur golfers, you can try Bali Beach Golf Course, which located in Sanur area. The golf course built in 1972 and become the only Bali golf course with 9 holes and the oldest golf course in Bali. This golf course, which often referred to as The Grand Bali Beach Golf Course has a friendly and easy green design, which less bumpy and more flat surface make it suitable as a beginner golfer training place.
While New Kuta Golf course which located in Jimbaran, could be the largest Bali golf course. With an area of 85 hectares and situated on the hill, New Kuta Golf offers spectacular sea views as the backdrop. You can also play golf while enjoying the resort facilities at the Pandawa Hill Golf & Country Club, which is the latest golf course in Bali.
If you want to enjoy a new atmosphere like playing golf in the mountains with cooler weather, you can try Bali Handara Kosaido Country Club. Located in the North Bali mountains, you can enjoy playing golf at a temperature of 14 – 20 degrees Celsius with views of the mountains and Lake Batur as the background.
The fun thing about golfing in Bali is the number of golf package provided by Bali tourism agents along with varying package prices. The Bali golf course is mostly located in the resort area and close to star hotels. So, golfer can enjoy golfing and relaxing in this classy facilities.