The golf course is 6,100 yards from the championship tees. The course incorporates a full range of shot values to test playing skills. and incorporates such Scottish-influenced features such as fairway mounding, split fairways, and the use of natural landforms and nature to shape the course. Members and guests prepare for the demands of HGC on a practice range that is designed to parallel the challenge of the course. Golfers at HGC will meet such features as an island fairway, a ravine, a large island hole encircled by’ boulders and water, 30-70 foot elevated hillside tees. and a hauntingly beautiful canyon amphitheater scene.
Many golfers are now discovering that if you want a real golfing high, Pokhara is the place to head for in Nepal. It’s a must for the golfing connoisseur. Considered by many to be one of the 10 most unique golf courses in the world. In the Googles search for – “The most unique golf courses in the world”, The Himalayan Golf Course gets 3 hits on the first page.
Adventure golf at its truest, the course’s includes some of the most visually dynamic holes known to golf.
The Golf Course has certainly been very successful in putting Pokhara in the golfer’s map.
10 Most Unique Golf Courses in the World:
The Himalayan Golf Club is one of only two 18-hole golf courses in Nepal. Situated in a canyon created by the Himalayan snowed waters of the Bijayapur river, the course offers a spectacular view of the Fishtail and Annapurna mountain range. Featuring roaming buffalo and a natural island hole, this course takes adventure golf to the extreme.
The World’s Hardest Golf Courses:
Possibly one of the world’s most hidden courses, set in the foothills of the Annapurna. This nine-hole course measures just 3,360 yards (3,072 m) but takes more than three hours to complete because of the unusual terrain and playing conditions. The grass is thick and wiry, reminding the original, rustic links of Scotland centuries ago.