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New Zealand is home to a stunning array of golf courses set in incredible locations.

New Zealand is simply an amazing golf destination. It has some of the best golf courses I have ever played. It should be a must-visit place for golfers from all over the world. You won’t be disappointed.

Lydia Ko New Zealand golfer

New Zealand has a long history with golf as Scottish pioneers introduced the game over a century ago. In recent times, New Zealand's become home to world class courses and state of the art facilities.

With dramatic scenery, greenery, long stretches of coast and soaring mountains, New Zealand is a natural playground. Golf courses such as Kauri Cliffs and Jack’s Point have been designed to make the most of the natural terrain and to show off the best scenery.

Accessibility really sets New Zealand apart from other countries. There is literally a new golf course to try around every corner. Travel from alpine areas to idyllic beachside locations within a few hours. It’s no wonder that golf is the highest participation sport for New Zealanders, for both men and women.

Our recommended golf itineraries – New Zealand Golf Tour, North Island Golf Highlights, South Island Golf Highlights – will lead you to the best courses and highlight other activities in the area. The golf courses within these itineraries will test a wide variety of shots and have been the training ground for our top golfers including Michael Campbell, Sir Bob Charles and Lydia Ko.

A golf holiday in New Zealand is guaranteed to impress. Come for the golf and linger for a while to experience exquisite food and wine, adventure activities, quiet nature and seamless hospitality.

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Recommended Golf Trips

New Zealand Golf Tour

Auckland Central to Arrowtown

2229 km
10 Days
  • World ranked courses
  • Breathtaking locations
  • Accessible

North Island Golf Highlights

Auckland Central to Wellington Central

1305 km
8 Days
  • Clifftop courses
  • Diversity
  • Delicious food & wine

South Island Golf Highlights

Auckland Central to Central Queenstown

22 km
6 Days
  • Dramatic golf holes
  • Championship courses
  • Stunning locations

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