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Have you ever taken some time to ask yourself what really makes Portugal the ultimate golf destination for a lot of enthusiasts?

Easy Suggestions For Those Who Look For Portugal Golf Breaks

For golfers across Europe, a trip to Portugal on a golf break is a must. With over 100 courses throughout the country, Portugal has much to offer. And it’s not only the golf courses that are incredible. Portugal boasts some of the best weather in Europe, even during winter!

So if you are planning a golf trip to Portugal, where would be the best place to begin? What should you take note off? In this article, we will be giving suggestions that you can use when planning your Portugal golf break.

Decide where you want to play

There are three main golfing regions in Portugal. First and foremost is the Algarve region in the south of the country. This is a prime golfing area filled with some beautiful courses, modern golfing resorts and some of the best weather Portugal has to offer.

Golf courses such as Pine Cliffs, Laguna, Laranjal, Quinta do Lago (North and South course) and Salgados not only offer varied, challenging play but are simply stunning in their natural beauty. And then there are the layouts. You will find many course types in the region, including some links courses and those set in the countryside that offer massive elevation changes to name but a few.

Alternatively, you might consider courses around the capital of Lisbon. These include Troia, Quinta de Marinha and Penha Longa. Finally, in the north of the country, you will find Porto. Here too, you will find many excellent golf courses including. Miramar, Oporto, and Estela.

Use the internet to your advantage

Perhaps the easiest way to book a golfing holiday in Portugal is through making use of the internet. Many of the golfing resorts allow you to book online, offering excellent discounts, especially if you book well in advance. If you have never had a golfing holiday in the country, this is also a brilliant way to see what each resort has to offer in terms of activities for your family (if you are taking them) as well facilities such as practice areas, pro shops, and golfing lessons.

Research before booking your golfing holiday is key. There is a lot of information available online, just leave yourself enough time to get through it all.

Decide on how long you will go for

Finally, you need to decide on how long your trip will be, this will also help you to plan which courses you would like to play. Theoretically, you could play two courses a day, so if you are going for a weekend, you could fit in a maximum of five rounds of golf, although aiming for three would allow you some down time in between.

Ultimately, it depends on your fitness level and let’s not forget your budget when deciding on the length of your golf holiday in Portugal.

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Those who are adventurous area also able to take some time after their golfing exploits, to enjoy some of the country’s deep sea fishing expeditions, among a host of other water sporting activities that line the sea shore. Truly Portugal is paradise not just for the avid golfer, but it is one place where anyone would be happy to visit at any time of the year.


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