Lisbon is not known as a primary Golf destination, but still the interest is starting to grow, at present there are several courses available in Lisbon or in the surround areas, with easy and fast access by car. This way instead of staying confine to the resort facilities you can have the best of two worlds and enjoy the pleasure of golfing and still feel the bubbling of a cosmopolitan city.
Here are a few examples of courses, just at hand:
- At only 30 minutes far from Lisbon center, on the other side of the Tagus river, having an extremely mild climate, allowing to play golf along all the year, is located the Aroeira Country Club which has 2 fields with 18 holes, is considered by experts, as one of the best Golf Complex of Europe. Aroeira "I" was designed by Frank Pennick one of the most well-know and famous Golf fields architects, that achieve herea real master-piece, to reach, in exemplar way to requisites od championship golf with the spontaneous and savagee nature harmony which shelters and surrounds it.
This is just a small hint of what Lisbon has to offer, and to help you in this journey the Avenida Palace has designed a Golf Package that enables you to benefit from the fairways without worrying with scheduling and transport.