When you are visiting Bali, there are most a variety of activities that you can choose to partake in, whether it is surfing, hiking, getting a massage and yes, even going golfing!
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A brief intro to golf in Bali:
Many golf magazines around the world have consistently ranked Bali as one of the best-golfing destinations in the world. With a challenging yet utterly serene setting, the collection of brilliantly maintained fairways and testing greens makes it a golfer’s dream!
Where to play:
While it may vary based on preference, courses like the award-winning Bali National Golf Club and the Handara Golf & Resort in Bali are excellent choices amongst many Bali resorts. If you are on the southern coast of Bali, do check out the New Kuta Golf Club near the Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort as well!
What makes it special?
With the landscape being filled with a vista of mountains and forest, this tiny island paradise in the Indonesian archipelago holds many historical and simply delightful courses to play at.
What is the weather like?
Due to the tropical climate of the island, the weather tends to fluctuate but you may opt to play in the highlands of Bali to enjoy cool playing conditions throughout.
Bali has a surprising array of sports that thrive throughout the community, and all of the various clubs and organisations are known to be quite welcoming towards newcomers and beginners.
This American Football club was formed by a travelling Australian expat with a reputation as a football star in Jakarta. Ever since their inception in 1997, the Bali Geckos have been quite successful, and currently welcome anyone to train with their juniors at the Geckos Club.
This is a world class facility that has been featured on Fox Sports and is ranked as one of the best MMA-gyms in the world. The classes offered here feature boxing, Muay Thai, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, strength & condition as well as yoga. The gym also provides surf camps, lodging and personalised meal plans.
Bali United FC
Originally called Putra Samarinda when it was founded in 1989, this club consistently takes part in the premier league of Indonesia. They were rebranded as the Bali United Football Club. There are many programs offered by the club, with their hallmark being the summer camp.
Finns Recreation Club
If you’re looking for an all-rounder, it doesn’t get better than this. The Finns Club has a fully-equipped fitness centre, a 25-metre lap pool, tennis court and even a water park for kids. If you’re at one of many Bali resorts located nearby, such as Anantara Uluwatu Bali Resort, be sure to check it out.
Bali is not only for relaxing holidaymakers. It also has exciting and adventurous excursions designed for the thrill seeking travellers as well as outdoor sports for fun loving sportsmen. Anantara Seminyak Bali is one of the best Bali resorts available for the travellers to this relaxing island. This Bali resort would give easy access to some of the top attractions in Bali and golf clubs in Bali are some of the most popular luxury activities that would keep the fun loving travellers busy and content. Play golf in Bali and it would surely be one of the best gold experiences in your life. Some of the golf grounds you get to explore in Bali are the Nusa Dua Bali Golf and Country Club. Decorated and surrounded by breathtaking lakes and manicured gardens, golf courses in Bali would make your gold experience a memorable one.