Golf in Indonesia has a appeal to every style of player from beginner to amateur to professional players. It is not only the quality of the courses, but the spectacular settings in which many of the courses are located that is increasingly the popularity of golf in Indonesia from around the world.
The Wonderful Indonesia Campaign has highlighted golf courses in and near major cities throughout the archipelago. In recent years, many world-class golf courses have been developed in incomparable settings - located on the shores of picturesque lakes, inside a volcanic crater, on ocean cliffs, surrounded by lush tropical rain forest, on mountain sides, amidst rice paddies, and in valleys with a panoramic view of mountains surrounding the course.
Similar to other areas of the World, business is conducted and business relationships are cemented on the golf course. Many expatriate managers quickly discover the business advantages of playing golf with Indonesian and expatriate colleagues alike.
Golf courses are found throughout the archipelago from Aceh to Papua. Most golf courses are concentrated on the islands of Java near Jakarta, Bandung, Yogyakarta and Surabaya, and on Bali. There are 43 golf courses within an hour of Jakarta alone!
Other courses can be found near smaller population centers or near tourism sites . in Bali, Aceh, Medan, Pekanbaru, Bintan Island, West Sumatera, Bengkulu, South Sumatera, Lampung, Batam, West Kalimantan, East Kalimantan, Lombok, South Sulawesi, South Kalimantan, East Kalimantan, North Sulawesi and Papua. Each course offers a unique golfing experience.
Many of the courses are championship golf courses, designed by world-class designers including, Jack Nicklaus, Peter Thomson, Woveridge & Perret; Rodney Wright & Robin Nelson, Robert Trent Jones Jr. and Greg Norman.
All are easy to book through Asian Golf Solutions and Golf Ala Cart - Indonesia