Golf in Cyprus
Can you get a hole in one?
According to the Tourism Strategic Plan of Cyprus, tourism in the golf sector is an ongoing development which seeks to continuously improve the Island's natural landscapes. Golf enthusiasts, are given the chance to put their skills to the test with some very challenging golf courses, which in turn will hand them the chance to sharpen and improve their game. There are of course professional golfers standing by to help at all golf sights at any given moment.
Aphrodite Hills was voted in the top 20 most popular courses in Europe for the year 2011! Here respect is shown to the course designer, ‘Cabell Robinson’ for the outstanding design. Aphrodite Hills is situated on verdant meandering hills, overlooking the place where Aphrodite is said to have emerged from the waves. The distinctive landscape provides a fantastic golfing experience for all ages, however great skill is required in order to conquer all holes that run alongside the dramatic central ravine.
18 HOLES- 6.299m- PAR 71
Situated at the heart of the prestigious Eléa Estate, close to the vibrant town of Pafos. It offers world-class golf in a stunning environment. The course, conceived by Sir Nick Faldo, a golfing legend and arguably one of the greatest technicians in the golfing world, demands skill, strategy and precision, whilst allowing golfers to savor the presence of nature and world class service.
Eléa Golf Club has been voted in the Top-Ten New International Golf Courses.
18 HOLES- 6.900m- PAR 71
Situated in a historical location (the grounds of a 12th Century Monastery) from which the resort took its name. Originally designed by golf course architect Donald Steel, with extensive enhancements carried out by McKenzie and Ebert, the course is easily traversed by foot if so desired. Panoramic views of the striking Troodos Mountains are in range; also the region of Pafos and the sparkling Mediterranean Sea can be enjoyed from afar.
18 HOLES- 5.483m- PAR 71
Nestled in a scenic valley by Petra tou Romiou, Secret Valley Golf Course is quite often a preferred choice on the island for its stunning setting, friendly and relaxed atmosphere, as well as sheer ability. Secret Valley is the second 18-hole golf course developed in Cyprus and has become a favorite among golfers in terms of playability and enjoyment.
18 HOLES- 5.700m PAR 71