Portugal welcomes golfers not only with the overall warmth of its climate, the beauty of its landscapes, fabulous beaches, food and wines, but specially with a diverse range of world-class golfing facilities to suit every ability from beginners to scratch players to professionals.
Thus, geographically, mainly concentrated in Lisbon Golf Coast and Algarve Golf Destination at short distances so that you can play a different course everyday of your holiday!
Many of Portugal’s golf courses are part of luxury resorts with top class 5 star hotels, restaurants, spas, pools and other sports and leisure facilities. Many host professional international tournaments regularly, including the Portuguese Open, Ladies Open, the Seniors Open and the World Cup. Amateur tournaments are far more numerous and are open to all interested golfers, who account for approximately 250,000 annual visitors, playing over 1 million rounds of golf in Portugal, following the rules of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of St Andrews and the United States Golf Association, and holding handicap certificates with average maximum handicap of 28 for men and 36 for ladies.