Leisure & Tourism

Bali Golf has one of the best terrains in Asia

The Island of Gods is also home to some of the best golf terrains you can find in Asia. There are three of them that are so amazing that you will never want to play anywhere else!

Bali-Pocket-005---April-2016-1401. Bali Nirwana Golf

They call this golf compound The Jewel of the Indian Ocean because it is beautifully set along the dramatic coastline amongst manicured gardens and traditional Balinese rice paddies.

It was designed by legendary golfer Greg Norman, and it boosts five ocean-side holes, three cliff-to-cliff tee shots and eight holes sculpted into the terraced rice fields. The signature Par 3 7th hole overlooks the famous Tanah Lot temple and is by far the most photographed hole on the course. The diverse and meticulously maintained course provides resort golfers and seasoned professionals with an unparalleled golfing experience.

Here you will discover a lush 103-hectare hideaway built atop a sheer cliff with breathtaking views of the Indian Ocean and Tanah Lot. This secluded luxury golf resort is set in the tranquil village of Tabanan in West Bali.

Bali-Pocket-005---April-2016-1422. Bali National Golf Club

After a complete redesign by Nelson, Haworth Golf Course Architects and reconstructed to international standards some say that this is now the flagship of Bali golf. It has spectacular views over the majestic backdrop of Mount Agung and the Indian Ocean.

It is set in a lush tropical forest on hilly parkland, and it stretches into spectacularly landscaped coconut groves.When you get tired, there is Golfer’s Restaurant & Terrace, together with meeting room and lounge facilities.

3. New Kuta Golf

This golf course is a championship standard and the first links style layout in Indonesia. It will challenge both the low handicapper and reward the novice. With five sets of tees, there’s enough variety to ensure a satisfying experience for all skill levels. It is situated on the southwestern rim of the island’s Bukit Peninsula, within the Pecatu Indah Resort grounds. Perched on a limestone cliff, overlooking stunning Dreamland and Balangan Beach.

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