Hanoi has been named as World’s Best Golf City Destination 2023 for the first time by World Golf Awards. The award was announced at the 10th World Golf Awards ceremony taking place in Abu Dhabi - Capital of the United Arab Emirates on 23rd October. The capital city of Vietnam surpassed other prominent nominees such as Paris, New York, London, Rome, to win this prestigious award.
Lying in ideal geographical location with 4 defining seasons (spring, summer, autumn and winter), convenient flight distance, unique and attractive natural and cultural tourism, delicious cuisine and especially classy golf courses are major attractions of Hanoi luring golf tourists to swing their clubs all year round.
Golf tourism is defined as one of the most potential tourism products, adding a handsome amount of luring international tourists to Vietnam in general and Hanoi in particular, notably, tourist groups from key markets such as South Korea, Japan, Europe…
Famous golf couses in Hanoi can be named as: Long Bien Golf Course, Van Tri Golf Club, Kings' Island Golf, Minh Tri Golf Course, Legend Hill… These are all large, professional golf courses, meeting international standards with beautiful natural landscapes. Besides, the infrastructure, technical and transportation systems have also been invested to meet the high demands of golf tourists.
From here, golfers can easily drive around the city and discover the beauty of Hanoi: the Old Quarter with 36 streets and their unique names after goods, historic relics and monuments of the Temple of Literature, Thang Long Imperial Citadel or joining on a night tour at Hoa Lo Prison Relic, for touring around the city, take a hop on - hop off double decker bus for amazing experience.
For an authentic taste of Hanoi, a street food tour cannot be missed. Pho, banh cuon, bun cha, banh mi, egg coffee,... Simply join the locals to take in the city’s air.(Source: Vietnam Timeless Charm)