However, in the past few years, Golf Courses in North India has climbed the ladder of popularity quite speedily and have become an outstanding feature in the tour schedule of many tourists. Golf Courses in Chandigarh, India, in particular, have become a favorite alternative of more than a few avid golf pros.
In the list of Golf Courses in Chandigarh, a foremost name is that of the Chandigarh Golf Club in sector 6. This course plays to par 72, 18 holes. This golf course of Chandigarh offers lush green fairways.
These fairways are surrounded by groves of trees that funnel out onto the lush green terrain. Playing the full course at this place, a golfer would pass through thick jamun, mango, eucalyptus and kikar groves apart from some rose bushes. These greens of Chandigarh Golf Club are probably the truest in India and have to be studied very carefully.
The Forest Hill Golf Resort is another one of the Chandigarh Golf Courses that is held in high esteem. This 18-hole facility is nestled in the Shivalik Mountains’ foothills and is only a ten-minutes drive from the famous Sukhna Lake. This is regarded as one of the toughest courses in India from the championship tee. It is truly a thinking man’s course and as opposed to brute force, you would need an intelligent strategy to tame it. At this place, the par-3 second is considered a challenging hole. The tee shot should cover 219 yards of a deep channel to reach the green. Even the par-4 seventh has a measure of 480 yards. Most of the greens of The Forest Hill Golf Resort have extreme undulations, thus commanding a premium on approach shots. Another challenge that this course poses is that of the par-5 ninth, a double dogleg that is nearly impossible to reach in two.
Last but not the least is the Chandimandir Golf Course where the avid golfers can play to their heart’s content.