As you may know, if you plan a golf trip abroad, there are a lot of factors to consider: weather, price, quality of golf course,… This article will give you some information and tips to help you have a clear guideline to plan out your best golf travel in Vietnam
1. Take your time to choose the best golf course because there are more than 60 golf courses in Vietnam
Considered as a growing golf market, there are numerous championship golf courses designed by most-talented golfers as Nick Faldo, Greg Norman,… launched across Vietnam. Let’s pick your favorite ones at:
2. Don’t worry about the cost, you can play at a high-quality golf course with a very affordable price
The average cost of Vietnam’s golf course ranging from 70$ to 150$ depends on region, season, as well as weekdays or weekend. It is normal when you can play at a cheap price in a word-class quality golf course in Vietnam. Beside promotions in golf courses, there are also some booking agents that offer better golf deals such as UniGolf. Usually, these golf deals are occasional and limited, you should contact golf booking agents as early as possible to get them.
3.Prefer to golf course that located in wonderful location
Choosing a golf course located nearby tourist attraction is super
convenient. Beside golfing, you can have a bunch of outside activities for you and your family during free-time. You can go on a half day or more to explore historical sites, culture heritage, ancient town,…
War Remnants Museum (Ho Chi Minh city)
Nearby: Tan Son Nhat Golf Course; Vietnam Country & Golf Club
Hoi An ancient town – Da Nang city
Nearby: Vinpearl Golf Nam Hoi An
Ha Long Bay – Quang Ninh province
Nearby: FLC Ha Long Golf Club
4. Golf equipment is expensive in Vietnam
Don’t expect that golf equipment in Vietnam will be cheap. The fact that the price is quite similar in comparison to golf equipment in the USA because golf equipment in Vietnam is classed as a luxury item and thus taxed accordingly.
5. Prepare for high temperature
In Vietnam, the average temperature in summer is 37 degrees, the sun can be harsher than in temperate zone like Western countries. It will get hotter when you are travel further to the South. You should carry yourself a high SPF suncreen, a golf cap or an umbrella, in addition, don’t forget to bring a bottle of water or sport drinks to keep your body stay hydrated. Bringing lightweight clothes such as quick-dry golf shirt, knee length short pants,… is highly recommended!