GolfLux, named last month as Vietnam’s Best Inbound Golf Tour Operator 2023, is to host its amateur tournament – VIETNAM TOURISM OPEN, on March 17 – 21, 2024 in Hanoi. This event is organized in cooperation with the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism as an effort to promote the tourism industry of Vietnam.
Ready to mark your calendars for March 17 – 21, 2024, as the inaugural Vietnam Tourism Open promises to be an unforgettable event! Hosted by GolfLux in the picturesque city of Hanoi, Vietnam, this eagerly awaited amateur golf tournament invites golfers of all ages and abilities to participate. With a backdrop of stunning landscapes and a rich cultural tapestry, it’s an opportunity for golfers to test their mettle on some of the finest golf courses in Hanoi.
What sets the Vietnam Tourism Open 2024 apart is the unique blend of competitive golf and cultural exploration. Golfers will have the chance to test their skills on some of Vietnam’s most stunning and challenging courses, including Heron Lake Golf Club, Thanh Lanh Golf Club, and FLC Ha Long Bay Golf Club while non-golfers can immerse themselves in the beauty and charm of Vietnam through specially curated sightseeing tours. Explore ancient temples, bustling markets, and serene landscapes, and indulge in delectable Vietnamese cuisine. It’s an opportunity to forge unforgettable memories and connect with the heart and soul of this remarkable country.
Vietnam Tourism Open – Full Event Schedule
Vietnam Tourism Open will see you at Heron Lake Golf Club, Thanh Lanh Golf Club, and FLC Ha Long Bay Golf Club – the three most picturesque and challenging golf courses in the region. Accompanying non-golfers joining this event can spend time discovering North Vietnam’s famous tourist destinations, including Ha Long Bay, Hoa Lu – Tam Coc, and Hanoi City Center. The detailed event schedule is as follows:
Day 1: Player arrival and registration. Welcome dinner on this day.
- Golfers: Play the 1st round at Heron Lake Golf Club.
- Non-golfers: Visit Hoa Lu – Tam Coc in Ninh Binh province. You will have a chance to check out Dinh Kinh and Le Kinh Temples and indulge in a bamboo boat ride over Tam Coc, which is called the “Ha Long on land” of Vietnam.
- Golfers: Play at Thanh Lanh Golf Club
- Non-golfers: Join the Hanoi city tour, and check out the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, One Pillar Pagoda, the Temple of Literature, and Hoa Lo Prison. The day ends with a water puppet show at Thang Long Water Puppetry Theater.
- Golfers: Play at FLC Ha Long Bay Golf Club
- Non-golfers: Discover Ha Long Bay – a UNESCO World Heritage Site of Vietnam where you can observe many limestone islands rising in the water, go kayaking, and swim in the turquoise water.
Day 5: Departure
>>> View the comprehensive event schedule here.
Regulations of Vietnam Tourism Open
Entry is open to all male and female golfers over the age of 35 with an official handicap. All golfers play a 54-hole single stableford event, while “A” grade golfers are eligible to compete for the best stroke/gross.
Age Groups and Handicap Divisions (A,B,C)
You are guaranteed to play with golfers your age and standard:
- 35-55 (max. h’cap 30 men; 40 ladies)
- 56-65 (max. h’cap 30 men; 40 ladies)
- 66+ (max. h’cap 36 men; 45 ladies)
In partnership with GOLF Link (Australia) and International Golf Associations, the tournament committee will review the 6-month playing history of all entrants. The tournament committee reserves the right to amend player handicaps.
Pace of Play
For the enjoyment of all players, field sizes will be limited and marshalls will monitor the pace of play.
Tournament Prizes and Rewards
The Vietnam Tourism Open 2024 offers participants a trifecta of benefits that promise an unforgettable experience. Firstly, you will have the opportunity to test your skills on world-class golf courses in the stunning backdrop of Hanoi, Vietnam. The event also provides a unique platform to forge new friendships and connections with fellow golfers, creating a sense of camaraderie and community.
Last but not least, a substantial prize of USD 25,000 adds an extra layer of excitement, giving golfers a chance to not only showcase their talent but also compete for big rewards. They include:
How to Register for the Event?
Joining the Vietnam Tourism Open 2024 is as easy as perfecting your golf swing. Here are the simple steps to secure your spot in this unforgettable event:
- Visit the official website, where you’ll find detailed information about the tournament, including schedules, fees, and inclusions.
- Complete the online registration form with your details. Be sure to select a valid voucher for you.
- Pay the registration fee securely through the provided payment gateway. You can fully pay for your spot or just US$300 for a deposit. Remember that the deposit is not compulsory at the time of registration and the full payment before Jan 1, 2024, can enjoy a 5% DISCOUNT.
- Once your registration is confirmed, you’ll receive a welcome kit with all the essential details, including your tournament schedule, tee times, and tour itineraries.
- Pack your bags, bring your A-game, and prepare to embark on a golfing adventure like no other in the heart of Vietnam.
Stay connected with us at GolfLux for updated information about the Vietnam Tourism Open 2024. For any inquiries or immediate support, you can reach out to us at:
- Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
- Hotline/WhatsApp: (+84) 913 000 858
Don’t miss this opportunity to be part of the Vietnam Tourism Open 2024, where golf meets exploration. Register today and get ready to swing into adventure!