Golf is not a popular sport in Myanmar although
it was introduced by the British over 150 years
since colonial time. Only the riches and upper level
of society can play golf. But now a day golf playing
is more developed and emerged many Golf clubs all
over the country. Among them 3 Golf Club are
recommended for the elegant golfer who want
experiences of golfing in Myanmar.
Panhlaing Golf Club
It is only 8 miles away from the centre of
Yangon. The area of the golf club is 650 acres with
two scenic rivers. It is a kind of 18 holes. It was
opened in 1996.
Aye Thar Yar Golf Club
It is situated in the southern Shan State near
Inle. It takes only 30 minutes from Inle. The area
of the golf club is 270 acres wide and it was opened
in 1995. It is a golf club for 18 holes course.
Bagan Golf Club
It is 18 holes golf course and is recommended for
the tourists who want not only golfing experiences
but also the sightseeing of ancient Pagodas and
Templos in Bagan which was the first Empire of
Myanmar. It is only 5 minutes away from Naung Oo
airport and was opened in 1998.