Alright, so you are planning to get a break from your busy schedule, but adventure is not you cup of tea. Doesn’t matter, there are enough relaxing sport out there that probably won’t make you adrenalin pumping, but will be relaxing dose.
When it comes to spending some time at leisure in sports, Golf is the bets options. Green landscaped areas, with lots of trees and water bodies highlight some of the best golf courses of India. Golf isn’t a new game in India, but the one thing that always remains the same is the enthusiasm that the lovers of this sport show, which makes golfing in India more interesting.
While the North Indian states are having quiet a good options of Golfing, the South Indian golf courses cannot be written off either. Cities of South India such as Chennai, Bangalore and Ooty present a chance to try out this leisure-paced game within the exotic locales of the Western Ghats and the Nilgiris. Another advantage you’ll get on your South India Golfing tour is to explore the ancient cultural heritage, and visit the breathtaking hill resorts, palm-fringed beaches and wildlife reserves. Some of the major golf courses in down south include :–
Gymkhana Club Golf Course, Chennai
The Gymkhana Club Golf Course in Gindy, Chennai was established in 1886. The golf course is well kept and for those who have an amph to horse races, there’s a race course over here also. The only downside about this place is the fact that the golf course lies inside the Gindy racecourse.
Gymkhana Club, Ooty
The Gymkhana Club in Ootacamund or Ooty is located at a whooping height of 7,600 feet. This picturesque course, designed by Ross Thompson is amidst the beautiful Eucalyptus, Oak and Fir grooves. Beside the pleasure of playing golf, you can always enjoy the Nilgiri panorama from here.
Golf Club, Bangalore
The Golf Club in Bangalore, established in 1876, is a great golfing venue with the well-maintained greens.