Golfing in Sri Lanka
Though Sri Lanka is fairy unknown for golfing, Sri Lanka has three golf courses sited in Colombo, Digana and Nuwara-Eliya; the Colombo’s being at sea level, Digana’s being at 600 metres and Nuwara-Eliya’s being 2070 metres above the sea level and these have different terrains and climatic conditions. They contribute to the enjoyment and challenge as you could be playing golf in three different countries. Royal Colombo Golf Club: The course is 5’770 m long. It looks like a flat course with broad fairways which looks simple to beginners. Victoria Golf Club, Digana: This course is 6’190 m long (par 73) a championship golf course designed by Donald steel, inaugurated early in 1999. Nuwara-Eliya Golf Club: This course which is reputed to be one of Asia’s finest is 5’520 m (par 71). The fairways are long and narrow and bordered by trees and thick bushes.
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