Phuket is Thailand’s No.1 Golf destination, headlined by the Blue Canyon Country Club, host to the Johnnie Walker Championship in 1994, 1998 and 2007, won by Greg Norman, Tiger Woods and Anton Haig!
New courses at Mission Hills and Red Mountain have further increased Phuket’s reputation as an outstanding luxury golf holiday destination.
Top quality resorts such as Centara Karon Phuket Resort, Le Meridien Phuket Beach Resort and the Angsana Laguna Phuket provide easy access to the courses as well as the very best of facilities and service for a relaxing stay.
Phuket island is approximately 50km from north to south, and 20km wide. Phuket Airport is located in the north of the island, near to the Sheraton Laguna Resort area, and 30km from the lively Patong resort town.
Several of Thailand’s smaller islands are accessible from Phuket, many of them forested and bordered with spectacular coral reefs.
Weather: November to April: Dry and cooler (30°C+ / 80°F+). May–October: The rainy season / hot season.