Experience the wonders of golfing in Hokkaido with this comprehensive golf package that includes accommodation and 3 rounds of golf in the most exquisite courses in and around Sapporo city. Play at the Eniwa Country Club, a stunningwoodlands style championship course located at the foothills of Mount Kosekiyama. Next play at the renowned Katsura Golf Club, a Robert Trent Jones Jr design and one of his personal favourites which features bent grass from tee to green. Finally, head down to the North Country Club designed by Isao Aoki and host of the Japan PGA’s Sega Sammy Cup.
Day 1 : Arrival in Hokkaido – Sapporo
Meet and greet on arrival in New Chitose Airport, private transfer to a hotel in Sapporo city where you will check-in for a 4-nights stay. In the evening explore Susukino the bright-lights district, one of the major red-lights and largest entertainment districts in Japan
Day 2 : Sapporo (Breakfast)
Kick start your Hokkaido golfing adventure with 18-holes at the Eniwa Country Club. This gorgeous woodland course is located at the foothills of Mount Kosekiyama, with 3 nines to choose from – the Mashu, Akan and Shikotsu courses. Carved out of an undulating terrain of white birch forest, the course challenges with its strategic water hazards, bunkers and undulating greens. Tried and tested by the best, the club has hosted many professional tournaments on both the men and ladies Japan PGA, including the flagship Japan PGA Championship in 2009.
Day 3 : Sapporo (Breakfast)
Experience the best of Hokkaido golf when you play at the exquisite Katsura Golf Club, designed by Robert Trent Jones Jr. One of his personal favourites, this gorgeous parkland course is nestled in a forest of native Katsura pine. One of the most expansive and elegant courses in Hokkaido, the course features bent grass from tee to green. The greens here are fairly big and receptive but can trickle onto tight chipping areas. Though there are large landing areas off the tees, strategically located dry creeks, lakes and bunkers challenge even the best golfers. No two holes run parallel on this idyllic and majestic course.
Day 4 : Sapporo (Breakfast)
Play your final round at the exquisite North Country Club. Situated in the heart of the Hokkaido hinterland, this stunning championship course is designed by renowned golfer Isao Aoki. This is another one of the few Japanese courses featuring bent grass turf entirely from tee to green. The course is said to combine the beauty of Augusta with the challenge of Saint Andrews. It also regularly hosts the Shigeo Nagashima Invitational Sega Sammy Cup, a professional Japan Golf Tour event.
Day 5 : Sapporo – Departure from Hokkaido (Breakfast)
Free till departure transfer from hotel to New Chitose Airport for homebound flight.