Thailand - Where sports vanishes into nature
Thailand is often called ‘The Golf Capital of Asia’ with over 400,000 people from all over the world travelling here to have this unique golfing experience. The Thailand golf courses are one of the world’s all-year-round golf destinations because of its excellent climate, impeccable golf courses with a vast selection of locations, charming caddies, sophisticated Clubhouses and premium service standard of overall hospitality.
As a visiting tourist, you would find Thailand as the best place to provide value for money. The total package includes accommodation, diverse golf courses, shopping at over 250 departmental stores, sumptuous eateries and sizzling nightlife, making your golfing experience a memorable one. In most places around the world, golfers tend to play in pairs or fours. In Thailand, however, it’s not unusual to find six people playing together.
GOLFING IN THAILAND
WHY CHOOSE THAILAND AS YOUR GOLFING DESTINATION
Thailand is unique in its way, unrivaled by any other country in Asia, and is a landmark for its culture and sensual contrasts. In this land of smiles, you would find the courteous, Buddhist people always eager to cater to your needs with famous Thai hospitality.
Depending on your budget, it is easy to find your choicest of accommodations, be it in luxurious private villas or five-star hotels or small Thai-style bungalows. Thailand is truly a tourist magnet as a golfing destination with its stunning beaches, wonderful waterfalls and mountains, glamorous shopping malls, world-class spas, boat trips to idyllic islands, elephant trekking, and many many
Golfing mania has been a best-kept secret in the past, but at present, tourists have easy access to it as it does not demand any pre-qualifying criteria like Handicap certificates or club memberships.
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THAILAND GOLF COURSES – ONLY THE BEST WOULD DO
Amongst the 280 Thailand Golf courses, 200 are considered to be of world-class, championship standard. Many have been designed by such golfing experts as Jack Nicklaus, Gary Player, Seve Ballesteros, Nick Faldo and Greg Norman. Amongst these several have hosted PGA tournaments with winners including the likes of Tiger Woods and Vijay Singh.
It provides you with an opportunity to play in the most unusual and diverse landscapes. Imagine playing in a 27-hole course in Chiang Mai with a panoramic view of Doi Suthep temple with a racing track just next to it or you might fancy playing at the Kantarat Course, which is situated between two runways at Don Mueang Airport in Bangkok where you tee off while planes take off or you may excel playing at Santiburi Samui Country Club in Koh Samui, overlooking the magnificent beauty of the ocean. You may also like to play in the World's Best 3 Luxury Golf Resorts that are in Thailand.
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CLIMATE – FOR GOLF IN THAILAND
All the year-round tropical climate plays a very favourable situation for Golfers. Mainly there are 3 distinct seasons – Hot, from March to May, Green from June to October and Cool-season from November to February. The Cool season, with average temperatures ranging between 35.5° Centigrade (96° Fahrenheit) to 16° Centigrade (62° Fahrenheit) with clear skies and light breezes is the favourite for global golfers and is considered to be the peak season.
During the hot season, which begins in March, daytime temperatures can reach 40° Centigrade (104°Fahrenheit). The best time to play would be very early in the morning or late afternoon, avoiding the hottest glares of the sun. Rainfall is scarce mostly still it prevails from May to October and some incessant rains do occur till March. Temperature and climate vary accordingly with September being the worst month for playing golf. Mean annual temperatures are between 25° – 28° Centigrade (77° – 82° Fahrenheit).
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