Golf Tourism in Turkey
Golf sport Turkey has started its operations with Istanbul Golf Club was founded in 1895. The club's own field consisted of 12 holes. The club was registered in 1952 was linked to Turkey Tennis Federation. The club, which operates under the name of Istanbul Golf Sports Specialization Club is one of the oldest golf clubs in the world, hosts various tournaments today and continues its existence as a natural park in the middle of Istanbul as a sports club in contemporary norms.
Golf Sport history with such a wide audience in Turkey has not spread to the old leaning possible, it was limited to a small group of golfers. During the Turgut Özal (President of Turkey) Period, projects around Antalya were initiated with the support of experts and their immediate surroundings that led to Golf Tourism to begin today.
The 18 holes Golf courses that received Tourism Incentive Certificate during this period are as follows:
National Golf - Antalya
Kemer Golf - Istanbul
Gloria Golf - Antalya
Tat Golf - Antalya
Klasis Golf - Istanbul
Nobilis Golf - Antalya
After the investments in golf tourism, it continued to be built in the Antalya Belek region. Following these investments, especially in Antalya Belek region, Turkey has become a center of golf tourism in the same way and become one of Europe's most popular golf tourism destinations in the state.
Turkey by hosting special events and tournaments held around the world, especially in recent years has achieved very significant success in this area. Climate, golf courses and golf tourism with high-quality golf hotels in Belek and Turkey have the means extremely popular destination.
Belek, Antalya,Turkey Popular Golf Courses
Carya Golf Course
Dunes Course Sueno Golf Club
Kaya Eagles Golf Course
Lykiainks Golf Course
Montgomerie Maxx Royal Golf Course
National Golf Course
Gloria New Course, Gloria Golf Club
Nick Faldo Golf Course, Cornelia Golf Club
Gloria Old Course, Gloria Golf Club
Pasha Course, Antalya Golf Club
PGA Sultan Golf Course, Antalya Golf Course
Pines Course, Sueno Golf Club
Robinson Nobilis Golf Course
Titanic Golf Course