Why book a golf holiday in Saudi Arabia?
The Mountains and Plateaux’s across Saudi Arabia create a unique and picturesque backdrop for beautiful golf courses, new and old. Steeped in history, Saudi is yet to become a global powerhouse for golf tourism, however plans over the next 10 years will lead to 10+ new golf courses to support the countries infrastructure.
What is the Saudi Golf Federation (SGF)?
The Saudi Golf Federation is the governing body for golf in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, responsible for handicapping, the development of golf as a sport and for delivering national tournaments.
Where is the Saudi international golf tournament held?
The tournament, which will continue to be broadcast globally from KAEC. The Saudi International powered by SoftBank Investment Advisers is the only professional men’s golf tournament in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. Played on the Asian Tour, the event attracts the game’s biggest names from around the world.
How many golf courses are there in Saudi Arabia?
There are currently 14 golf courses in Saudi Arabia, 7 on grass, and 7 on sand. The most famous of those grass courses is Royal Greens Golf and Country Club, which opened in 2017, and has played host to the European Tour and the Ladies European Tour in recent years.