With its tropical climate, lush greenery, and spectacular coast, mountain and lake scenery, it’s hard to imagine a more perfect region for golf than Asia. Asia is now truly on the world golfing map, with several Asian courses making it onto Golf Magazine’s prestigious “100 Best Courses” ranking, and Asian golfers such as KJ Choi, Thaworn Wiratchant and Bae Sang Moon mixing it with the world’s best in the PGA rankings. Here’s our guide to some of the best golfing destinations Asia has to offer, from China’s world-famous Mission Hills complex, to Bhutan’s quirky Yak Open tournament.
Golf your way through China as you travel to some of the country’s best, most prestigious golf courses, in places like Beijing, Xian, Kunming, Lijiang, Guilin, and Shanghai. Among them, you’ll test drive the likes of Spring City Golf & Lake Resort and Merryland Golf Course, all grounds surrounded by stunning nature.