It is the 7th consecutive time Vietnam has been awarded the title of the best golf destination in Asia by the World Golf Awards. Hanoi was crowned as the best golf city in the world in 2023 and GolfLux is Vietnam’s best inbound golf tour operator of this year.
Vietnam’s Recognition as Asia’s Best Golf Destination 2023
The 7th title of Asia’s best golf destination is a prestigious award in the regional and global realms of Vietnam’s golfing scene. To achieve this success, Vietnam has surpassed strong candidates like Japan, China, South Korea, Indonesia, Malaysia, and Thailand. At the award ceremony, the capital city of Hanoi was also honored as the “Best Golf City Destination in the World 2023,” excelling over famous cities with diverse golf tourism products such as London (UK), Paris (France), New York (USA), Rome (Italy), etc.
The mentioned awards are the result of a year-long search for beloved golf travel brands worldwide. The voting process was conducted by experts in the golf industry, the media, and the public. The winner is the candidate who received the most votes in a category.
At the national level, the World Golf Awards also presented the Best Golf Hotel in Vietnam 2023 award to Vinpearl Golf Nha Trang, the Best Golf Course in Vietnam 2023 award to The Bluffs Grand Ho Tram Strip, and the Vietnam’s Best Inbound Golf Tour Operator 2023 award to GolfLux.
Vietnam’s Effort in Achieving This Award
Vietnam’s 7th consecutive recognition as Asia’s Best Golf Destination 2023 is a testament to the country’s unwavering commitment to developing its golfing industry. This prestigious accolade underscores Vietnam’s dedication to providing a world-class golfing experience that combines top-notch courses with unmatched hospitality and stunning natural beauty.
Over the years, Vietnam has significantly invested in its golfing infrastructure, with the development of exceptional courses designed by renowned architects. Golf courses in Vietnam offer diverse challenges, from coastal links to lush mountain layouts, bringing golfers a different experience for each golf game. Modernized transportation systems and simplified Visa policies also enable more golfers to choose Vietnam for their golf holidays.
What to Expect After This Award?
In recent years, Vietnam has emerged as a new, attractive golf destination for international tourists. Notably, the country has been chosen to host many international professional tournaments. Many new world-class golf courses and resorts are being built and new golf products are being developed by local golf agencies.
New Golf Courses to be Built
Various provinces across Vietnam have been actively investing in the development of top-tier golf courses. These new projects feature state-of-the-art facilities, breathtaking landscapes, and innovative designs that complement the natural beauty of Vietnam’s diverse regions. Regions such as Da Nang, Nha Trang, Quang Ninh, Phu Quoc, and others are among the hotspots where new courses and luxury resorts are being established, presenting international golfers with an assortment of choices, catering to diverse preferences and experiences.
These exceptional developments seek to attract and welcome avid golfers worldwide, focusing on providing memorable experiences, superior services, and world-class amenities. Through these ongoing developments, Vietnam aspires to solidify its position as a top golfing destination, offering enthusiasts an extraordinary blend of luxury, adventure, and leisure amidst its stunning natural landscapes and cultural diversity.
New Golfing Experience
In Vietnam, golf agencies, with GolfLux to be the leading operator, have been quick to adapt to the evolving demands of golf enthusiasts. Recognizing that golfers often seek more than just a round of golf, we have developed an array of innovative golf products that cater to a wide range of interests and preferences.
One popular offering is the “golf & sightseeing” package, which combines the joy of playing golf with the opportunity to explore the rich cultural and natural heritage of Vietnam. Golfers can enjoy a round of golf at world-class courses and then embark on guided tours to visit historical sites, vibrant markets, ancient temples, and picturesque landscapes. Whether it’s exploring the bustling streets of Hanoi, cruising through the stunning limestone karsts of Ha Long Bay, or immersing in the ancient charm of Hoi An, golfers can experience the best of Vietnam’s culture while indulging in their passion for golf at Asia’s best golf destination 2023 – GolfLux.
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For those seeking relaxation and rejuvenation, the “golf & spa” package is a perfect choice. After a challenging day on the course, golfers can unwind in luxurious spa resorts, enjoying massages, wellness treatments, and soothing therapies that provide the ultimate in relaxation and well-being.
These innovative golf products not only enhance the overall golfing experience in Vietnam but also showcase the country’s diverse attractions and hospitality, making it an appealing destination for golf enthusiasts from around the world. With the flexibility to tailor these packages to individual preferences, our golf tour operators at GolfLux ensure that every golfer’s needs are met, promising unforgettable golf holidays in Vietnam.
Many Golf Tournaments to Be Organized
As Asia’s best golf destination 2023, Vietnam will attract more international attention, with numerous tournaments scheduled throughout the year. These events not only showcase the country’s exceptional courses but also provide a platform for professional golfers to compete at the highest level. Some can be named Vietnam Golf Week 2024 Da Nang, The 2024 World Lefthanded Golf Championship, Vietnam World Masters Golf Championship, Australian Golf Digest Da Nang Masters, and so on.
Simultaneously, the country is nurturing its domestic golf scene, with a surge in amateur tournaments and competitions. Local clubs and golf associations are actively organizing events to promote the sport and engage golf enthusiasts of all skill levels. These amateur tournaments create a sense of community among golfers, offering a chance for friendly competition while exploring Vietnam’s scenic beauty.
On March 17 – 21, 2024, GolfLux also hosts an amateur golf tournament named “Vietnam Tourism Open.” This tournament is organized in cooperation with the Vietnam National Administration of Tourism, as the company’s effort to further develop the golf tourism industry of Vietnam. It will take place in 5 days, with 3 rounds of golf at Hanoi’s finest courses, including Heron Lake Golf Club, Thanh Lanh Golf Club, and FLC Ha Long Bay Golf Club. Golfers of all nationalities, ages, and handicaps are welcome. There are also rooms for non-golfers to join as we have composed sightseeing itineraries; checking out Hoa Lu – Tam Coc in Ninh Binh province, Hanoi City tour, and the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Ha Long Bay.
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With all these advantages, Vietnam – Asia’s best golf destination 2023 will never disappoint you on your golf holiday. Ready to showcase your golf skills or just to satisfy your golf passion, contact us right now for a tailor-made tour program.