Gallery2- Play the Galgorm castle golf course.A 18 hole championship course that has hosted events on the PGA Europro tour this is a Parkland course -Pic courtesy causewaycoastandglens
Gallery3- Stay in Belfast , the capital of Northern Ireland . Its bustling , full of energy & has a fabulous pub culture - Pic courtesy -Wikipedia
Gallery4- Play the Ballycastle golf course .A 18 hole , 5927 yard , Par 71 links layout overlooking the Irish Sea .You can easily see Scotand on a clear day from here -Pic courtesy causewaycoastandglens
Gallery5-The Royal Portrush golf course is a 36 hole complex . The Dunluce course is the championship course . Founded in 1888 its ranked as the 3rd best course in Ireland.Pic courtesy causewaycoastandglens
Gallery6- Visit the Titanic Belfast .It is Belfast's new £97 million visitor attraction and will be a 'must see' visit in any tour of Belfast and Northern Ireland .Pic courtesy NITB
Gallery7- Drive down the Dramatic coastline north of Belfast . This one of the greatest coastal drives in the world -Pic courtesy causewaycoastandglens
Gallery8- Stop by the Giants Causeway- the most visited tourist site this has about 40000 columns that were formed because of a volcanic eruption & is a World Heritage site .Some of them are hexagonal in shape .Pic courtesy causewaycoastandglens
Gallery9- Visit the Old Bushmill distillery .The product line up they have is intoxicating
About this Package
FACT 1: Did you know that the TOP ranked LINKS course in the world is the Royal County Down club at Newcastle, Northern Ireland.
FACT 2: The Royal Portrush course at Portrush, Northern Ireland (Venue for the 2012 IRISH OPEN & a BRITISH OPEN venue) is frequently ranked in the TOP 10 links layouts in the world.
TRIP HIGHLIGHTS: Take this 6 day Golf trip & play 4 golf courses in Northern Ireland. PLAY Royal Portrush (British / Irish OPEN venue) & 3 other golf courses in beautiful Northern Ireland. Experience 2 links courses & 2 parkland courses. Stay in Belfast the lively port city & the largest city in Northern Ireland with its own Interntaional airport. Drive along the Coastal Causeway – this is easily one of the TOP 5 coastal drives in the world with World heritage sites, amazing beaches, castles, temples & the occasional haunted hotel to step into !!
You stay in BELFAST at the DAYS Hotel located centrally (Its the largest hotel in Northern Ireland). Belfast is the capital & the largest city in Northern Ireland with a large population & has a huge range of sighseeing spots, restaurants, pubs, hotels & a happening night life to boast. Did you know that the HMS TITANIC was built here !! This is a self drive holiday & you will have a VW Sharon or Opel Zafira vehicle equivalent. These are 7 seaters BUT ideal for a 4 ball to travel in luxury & comfort with your golf bags safely stowed inside. Will come with GPS ! ALL THE GOLF COURSES ARE WITHIN approx 1 hour & 15 mins drive from BELFAST.
Did you know?: ROYAL PORTRUSH is the home course for Graeme Mcdowell (2010 US Open winner) & Darren Clarke (British Open winner in 2011). This is also home territory for Rory McIlroy
The package is priced at GBP 659 only for a 4 ball *
OPTIONAL – ADD a round at the No 1 links course in the world Royal County Downs located just 30 MILES (50 mins max) from Belfast for an additional 200 EURO’s if your flight schedule allows you. (Yes it’s a very expensive course to play BUT worth it) – See pictures of the RCD course in our Gallery.
IMPORTANT: You need to have a HANDICAP CARD with a 18 or lower handicap to play the DUNLUCE course at Royal Portrush.
Cost of package:
The package is priced at ONLY GBP 659 for a 4 ball.
No of days – 6 days
Type of trip – Golf at 4 Golf courses.
How to travel around (internal) – Self Drive vehicle with CDW, unlimited mileage, all taxes & GPS. Coach option also available for groups of 8 plus.
When to go – May – Sept is best (July & August are peak months).
Currency – 1 GBP = 1.56 USD & 1.18 Euro approximately.
2) Play the Galgorm Castle course – One of the Top Parkland courses this is a 18 hole, 6736 yard, Par 72 layout situated within the grounds of one of Ireland’s most historic castles. Its a championship course and hosted the Euro pro tournaments.
3) Play the Ballycastle course – Play the Ballycastle course located along the sea with 5 holes in parkland style & the rest of the holes are classic links layout with exceptional views (on a clear day you can spot SCOTLAND !). This is a 18 hole, 5876 yard, Par 71 layout.
4) Play the Gracehill course – Play the Gracehill course which is a 18 hole,6520 yard, Par 72 design. Its a parkland course with plenty of water in play & a rating of 73 which makes it a tough course to play.
Belfast is the capital of and the largest city in Northern Ireland & serviced by 2 airports. The city where the TITANIC ship was built – its main ship building firm HARLAND & WOLFF was the largest shipbuilder in the world at that time. The worlds oldest English newspaper which is still in circualtion belongs to this city – the NEWS LETTER. Historically, Belfast has been a centre for the Irish linen industry (earning the nickname ””Linenopolis””), tobacco production, rope-making and shipbuilding.
Highlights: 6 day stay at a 3 star hotel in BELFAST with WIFI & Free parking.
Highlights: 4 rounds of golf with green fee included.
Highlights: Self drive – A VW Sharon or Opel Zafira equivalent vehicle – luxurious & roomy for 4 golfers.