As one of favorite tourist destinations in the world, Bali Island has a lot of natural beauty. Some tourists come to Bali to find 5S, namely Sun, Sand, Sea, Spa, and Sport. Talk about the place and sports activities, in Bali you can also choose a variety of sports facilities are quite nice. To make your holiday more enjoyable, you can try the sport of tennis, jogging, diving, tracking, yoga and also playing golf. Playing golf becomes an attractive choice to flex back the muscles of your body.
In Bali, there are about five large golf courses and several small golf courses as part of the hotel facilities or villa. Golf course is the best place to play golf located in several places in Bali Island. Two golf courses located in southern Bali, 2 golf courses located in central Bali, and a golf course is located in northern Bali. From the five of golf courses, four golf courses have 18 holes, and a golf course has nine holes. Here are three golf courses that could be the option for you.
1. Bali Handara Kosaido & Country Club
This golf course is located in Bedugul area which is cold. This golf course is one of the most popular golf courses in Asia which has 18 holes. One of the uniqueness of this golf course is located at an altitude of 1500 meters above sea level, with cold temperatures about 15 degrees. This field has a lot of hurdles with tall trees and far striking distance. Bali Handara Kosaido & Country Club has a rating field with the most beautiful scenery in North Bali. In addition to available hotels, bungalows and restaurants, there are also some additional facilities. Here, you can learn to play golf or buy golf trinkets.
2. Nirwana Bali Golf Club
Only took about 45 minutes from Ngurah Rai International Airport, You will find a beautiful golf course named Nirwana Bali Golf Club. Nirwana Bali Golf Club is located on the southwest coast of Bali Island (Tanah Lot area). Who treat and manage Nirwana Bali Golf Club is IMG, the biggest sports marketing and Management Company in the world. According to Golf Magazine, Nirwana Bali Golf Club is the best golf course in Bali and Southeast Asia. The golf course has 18 holes which is located in Central Bali and designed specifically by PGA Professional Players, Mr. Greg Norman.
One of the interesting challenges of this golf course is the wind because this golf course is located directly overlooking to the Pacific Ocean. This field is designed specifically for professional players and also frequently used for various tournaments in Indonesia which is a favorite field by golf players of domestic and foreign tourists during vacation in Bali. Rice terraces and Tanah Lot Temple tourist attraction is a sight that you can find in Nirwana Bali Golf Club, can be seen from hole of 16 and also has a very beautiful view of the sunset.
3. New Kuta Golf Club
New Kuta Golf Club is the newest golf course was built in Bali in 2005, with 18 holes and it is located in Bali Pecatu Graha area on the edge of a cliff overlooking the Pacific Ocean in South Bali. New Kuta Golf was designed by Golfland NKG with 18 holes. New Kuta Golf is very challenging for golfers who want to try natural atmosphere with a sea view. New Kuta Golf give a different view from the other golf courses in Bali, where in this place, there aren’t trees that become a challenge for the players.
This field is the branch of the golf links are spread in various countries in Asia and takes the concept of the desert like a golf course in the United States. New Kuta Golf Club was popular lately and often become an official tournament in Indonesia as Indonesia Tournament, Ladies Open, ASIA PGA, and the others small tournaments. This golf course is become a favorite for golfer who want striking distance away from the T box to green.