Tee off at the Coimbatore Golf Club, an 18 hole golf course located in a place called Chettipalayam in Coimbatore. The Club is also a popular venue for major Golf Tournaments held in India. Its strategic location helps people from other cities to regularly visit and play golf. The course is located in at the base of the Nilgiri Mountains.
The twin golf courses at Beldih Club and Golmuri clubs of 9 holes each are more than 60 years old. However, 9 holes may be repeated in order to play 18 holes game. The course is laid in an area of approx 65 acres.
An elite game played on large outdoor course has marked its place in the verdant hill-town. This sport is not everyone's cup of tea but for its ardent followers it is source leisure and recreation. There is private golf club -The Kodaikanal Golf Club in Pambarpuram Village, Kodaikanal - Ph: 04542- 240323/ 293323 located 5 Kms from the Kodai Lake, offers temporary membership on daily basis to use its Golf Course. Their other services like trolley facility have separate charges.
A treat for all golfers, is popular for its scenic location and sporting facilities globally. Initially a 9-hole golf course, the Pahalgam Golf Course has now been upgraded to an 18-hole golf course.
At Naldera, 23 km from beyond Shimla is one of the oldest golf courses in India. The course, whose topography is absolutely natural, was originally placed by the British Viceroy of India, Lord Curzon, at the turn of the century. He was so enchanted by the spot that he named one of his daughters 'Naldera' after the spot. This is a par 68, nine-hole course which is regarded as one of the most challenging in the country. In the repeat nine, the yardage some - what increases. The links are maintained by Himachal Tourism and accommodation is available at Hotel Golf Glade. There are other hotels in the private sector near Naldera.