Lisbon Golf Holidays
Boasting springtime temperatures during the winter and cool summers freshened by a breeze blowing in from the Atlantic, Lisbon, on the south-western coast, offers a rich and impressively integrated diversity. The capital of Portugal since its conquest from the Moors in 1147, Lisbon is a legendary city with over 20 centuries of History. The city of Lisbon is growing in popularity as a golf holiday venue, and its not too hard to figure out why. This region of Portugal is studded with an ample number of very fine courses, with some great new ones having opened in recent years, check out flights to Lisbon
Lisbon is a superb golf destination, plus it also offers all the sight's, sounds and cultures of a modern major European city. This is one destination that will keep hold of your attention for your entire stay, you will never be stuck for interesting things to see and do in this diverse, exciting city. You may be impressed with the area's gastronomy as well, fresh seafood from the Atlantic and wines from Porto and local vineyards make meals an event. Many establishments combine dinner with fado, the traditional Portuguese musical style, for an more entertaining dining experience. This is a Vibrant modern city and a great place to experience when visiting Portugal, there a large number of superb quality golf courses around the city outskirts. Lisbon is situated on the north banks of the River Tagus, the charm of Lisbon exists in its strong links to the past. There are lots of good restaurants around town.
Since Lisbon hosted the Expo 98' World Fair it has been put fimly on the map as a popular tourist destination. Now the city is split int two parts, you have the business side whe numerous hotels and conference ares we're built to suport expo 98' which now has been turned into a modern tourist attraction with a casino, water gardens, a viewing tower, a marina, and a number of bars and restaurants with outdoor seating overlooking one of the world's longest bridges. But you still have the old part steeped in history and still with many traditional bars and restaurant serving the very best of Portugese cuisine.
Golf is a popular sport in Portugal and is taken very seriously, in Lisbon you will find some exciting, championship quality golf courses, offering variety and challenge to almost every level of golfer. Close to the City and east towards Cascais and Sintra you can find some of Lisbons most popular golf courses such as Penha Longa, Quinta da Marinha and Oitavos. In the north you have 5* golf courses Praia del Rey and Bom Sucesso, but a lot of golfers are missing out on the Blue Coast, on the other side of the river there are some fantastic golf courses surraonded buy nature with no construction in site. Ribagolfe, Troia and Montado are just a few of the course on offer for the Blue Coast Experience. The Golf courses in Lisbon are kept in perfect condition all year round and some are world class in both quality and design.
Our golf holiday packages in Lisbon provide you with first class accommodation, transport, or car hire, and your golf course reservations in one inclusive price. Why endure the stress of coordinating all this yourself, our golf travel specialists can coordinate your package for any size group with ease. As southern Europes favourite golf tour operators we are also able to secure rates that are much lower than the individual could ever hope to achieve, saving you money too! Portugal is a favourite destination for many of our clients.