Lombardy golf travel - Experience unforgettable golf holidays!
Lombardy is one of the twenty administrative regions of Italy, in the north-west of the country, with an area of 23,844 square kilometres (9,206 square miles). About 10 million people, representing more than a sixth of Italy’s population, live in Lombardy, and more than a fifth of Italy’s GDP is generated in the region, making it the most populous, richest and productive region in the country. The Greater Milan area is the largest in Italy and the third largest functional urban agglomeration in the EU. The region is also famous for its historical figures such as Virgil, Pliny the Elder, Ambrose, Caravaggio, Claudio Monteverdi, Antonio Stradivari, Cesare Beccaria, Alessandro Volta and the Popes John XXIII and Paul VI.
The region of Lombardy is also a very popular golf destination. Many golfers from Germany, Switzerland, Austria have already found the many attractive and demanding golf courses in Lombardy. Here golf is an experience, because the courses are built in a beautiful environment, from where you can overlook for example the mountains or Lake Garda and Lake Como.
If you are dreaming of a golf course in Lombardy, designed by a famous designer, Lombardy offers a nice variety to choose from. And you can also enjoy the rich cultural heritage, amazing cities (e.g. Milan and Bergamo) and villages and of course Italian cuisine and wine. So you must definitely travel to Lombardy to play golf and much more! A golfing holiday is easy to reach here with 3 international airports in Milan and also with an airport near Verona. In total there are 41 golf clubs in Lombardy. The TOP golf courses in Lombardy are Golf Club Bergamo L’Albenza, Circolo Golf Villa d’Este and Menaggio & Cadenabbia Golf Club. You will also find that Lombardy offers a variety of very good golf resorts.
In Lombardy, you can play golf all year round: from May to October the conditions are very good and it is not too hot in summer.