However, in the recent years, Golf Courses in North India has claimed its own fame in this register. Amongst the many options available, Golf Courses in Noida, India have become a favored option of many avid golf pros.
In the list of Golf Courses in Noida, a leading name is that of the Jaypee Greens Golf Club, designed by Greg Norman. This lengthy 18- hole course in Greater Noida is the longest course of the country and takes pride in being one of the longest in Asia as well.
Nine enormous lakes as well as five small ponds come into the picture on almost every hole. The uniquely shaped bunkers can be seen strewn over the entire course. There are a total of 88 bunkers. The layout of Jaypee Greens Golf Club puts a challenge even to the best of the pros. Yet, it is quite enjoyable for the members as they can have a wide choice of tees.
Spread over a terrain of 450 acres, the Jaypee Greens Golf Resort has a class of its own. It offers a unique experience by means of its five-star deluxe hotel, integrated sport complex, food courts, restaurants, private villas and commercial complexes that’s going to be completed very soon. The fairways at this place are some of the best in India though the greens are slightly on the slower side. Two par-3s (the 216 yard fifth and the 231-yards third) are particularly difficult and you may have to resort to your woods to reach them in regulation. Even the par fives are quite long.
Another significant name amongst the Noida Golf Courses is that of the Noida Golf Course in sector-38. This golf course plays to par 72 and boasts of a land of 6,915 yards from the championship tee. The par-3 16th hole of the course is a killer that stretches over 245 yards. The Noida Golf Course, with its mesmerizing greens boasts of its own signature antiquity. The historical monuments that date back to the British era are worth a watch. However, there are a few water hazards at this place. A water drain goes through fairways No. 10, 7, 8 and 11. There is also a big lake on hole No. 7, which is considered to be one of the tightest hole. The distance from tee No. 7 till the end of the lake is nearly 150 yards. Nevertheless, playing at this course would surely be a memorable experience.
So, during your Golf Tours in India, make sure to pay a visit to the Golf Courses in Noida and tee off in style.