Golf in Pakistan
Jehlum is known as the city of warriors. It is situated at the right bank of the river Jehlum. Riverview Golf Club Jehlum provides you a breath taking view of the river Jehlum. Riverview Jehlum Golf Club can be seen from the largest Highway of Pakistan the Grand Trunk road. It is just a one hour lovely drive from capital Islamabad. It is an 18 hole well equipped golf club. Playing here is quite similar to playing in links golf courses, you need to hit low and accurate in order to score in red figures. Rough can be very penalizing and one bad shot could easily destroy your round here. Restaurants are just next door, you can have delicious fish coming fresh from river Jehlum. Club house is a decent place here to relax and socialize as golfers after a round of golf gather in the club house to share their mesmerizing experiences.
Faisalabad or previously known as Lyallpur is often called the Manchester of Pakistan. It is a big industrial city(2nd in Punjab). Layallpur Golf Club is regarded as one of the trickiest golf course in Pakistan. Primarily due to the fact that it is a small 9-hole course with Birdie opportunity almost on every hole for long hitters, but on the other hand with out of bounds almost right next to fairways makes it a very difficult course to score upon if you are missing the fairways. Greens are perhaps the quickest in Pakistan. It is very well maintained and equipped course 20 minutes drive from the Air Port. It lies in the center of the city on Stadium road right next to Iqbal Stadium.
Kharian is a city of Punjab province. Kahrian golf club is 1 and a half hour journey from Islamabad and it is 5o minute drive from Sialkot International Airport. It is a beautiful 9-Hole course which regularly holds matches for amateurs and professionals. Khairaan is very easily accessible city as it lies in the center of two big cities of Pakistan Islamabad, Lahore. Fresh fish is at your disposal from river Jhelum. enjoy the golfing experiencemore
Okara is the capital city of Okara District in Punjab province. Garrison Golf Club Okara is an excellent course to play golf due to its toughness. If you are a long hitter you can have a lot of advantage as the course is very rewarding for long hitters. Fairways are hard so you expect a decent roll out of your drive which only adds up to your distance. Here you have a lot of birdie opportunities and if you are competing in a match no score is a safe score so always go for your birdies to be sure. You can always try local sizzling food from restaurants nearby .