South Africa is revered for its superior golf courses. There are approximately forty 18-hole championship golf courses situated in some of the most spectacular tourist hotspots of the country, and visitors are presented with the unique opportunity of combining their favourite sport with discovering the highlights of a magnificent country.
With courses designed by Jack Nicklaus, Peter Matkovich, Ernie Els and Gary Player combined with the beauty of the Western Cape, the Garden Route, Eastern Cape and Northern Region, your options for a round of golf are limitless as you tour this spectacular country.
Each course introduces you to different aspects of the country. From a course that winds its way through the vineyards of the Cape, while offering stunning views of surrounding mountains, to one situated right on the cliff top of the East Head of Knysna, offering views over the Indian Ocean and Knysna Lagoon.
The Gary Player Country Club Golf Course is part of the huge Sun City entertainment complex and borders the Pilanesberg Game Reserve. The course lies amidst the beauty of undulating hills and is regarded as one of the best in the world. The Million Dollar challenge is played here annually.
Courses bordering the Kruger National Park offer one the opportunity of playing golf while observing a variety of game. Golfing hazards take on a new dimension, for much of the water is home to families of hippos and crocodiles.
Experience the pleasure of teeing off amidst breathtaking views, lush fairways and immaculate greens, all in conjunction with the myriad of tourist attractions that South Africa has to offer.