Golf Courses

 

Banderas Bay is among the leading golf destinations in Mexico, thanks to the wonderful golf courses in the area. Explore these exciting and spectacular golf courses, located in a variety of terrain from mountains to rainforest to seaside –  including the nearby Punta Mita Bahia golf course designed by Jack Nicklaus.

Litibu Golf Course

8.9 km (11 minutes)

With 331 meters of beachfront and virgin forest, this course is considered as the best of the exclusive Punta Mita, Nayarit, region. With a circuit different from any other, this challenging course is highly demanding. The first 7 holes are link style, 8 are inside the virgin forest, and the rest are found next to the Pacific Ocean. www.golftourismmexico.com

AddressPunta de Mita km 2, Litigu, 63734 Higuera Blanca, Nay., Mexico

Flamingos Golf Course

18.5 km (26 minutes)

Flamingos Golf is a 6853 yard long par 72 championship course with slightly narrow fairways that are naturally laid out on gently sloping terrain. The course has Bermuda grass in both fairways and greens and has 9 water hazards and 43 bunkers, most of which protect the approaches into its slightly fast greens. flamingosgolf.com.mx

AddressCarretera Tepic - Puerto Vallarta Km. 145, 63732 Bucerías, Nay., Mexico

El Tigre Club de Golf

26 km (35 minutes)

Puerto Vallarta is quickly becoming synonymous with world-class golf, and Paradise Village’s El Tigre Golf Course has just raised the standard with its new upscale championship facilities and exclusive country club. "Create the most exciting championship golf course in Mexico”, was the challenge given to the team of Von Hagge, Smelek and Baril, designers of over 200 of the world’s finest golf courses. The result a 7,239 yard masterpiece. www.eltigregolf.com

AddressPaseo Paraiso 800, El Tigre, 63732 Nuevo Vallarta, Nay., Mexico

Vidanta Golf

30 km (40 minutes)

As the leading course developer in Latin America, Vidanta Golf takes great care to cultivate truly unique golf experiences. From beautiful and challenging courses designed by the game’s biggest names, including Jack Nicklaus and Greg Norman, to best-in-class training facilities, to amazing post-round dining and lounge options, Vidanta Golf offers golfers an extraordinary way to play in paradise. www.vidanta.com/golf

AddressPaseo de Las Moras s/n, Fraccionamiento Naútico Turistico, 63735 Nuevo Vallarta, Nay., Mexico

Marina Vallareta Golf Course

33.8 km (45 minutes)

Play a world-class Puerto Vallarta public golf course made up of 18 holes with views of lush vegetation, natural lagoons and the shores of Banderas Bay. It's an unparalleled golf experience surrounded by the Sierra Madre and Banderas Bay, and part of the ClubCorp family. Join us for a round of golf, dining, corporate entertaining, golf outings and private parties. www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/Marina-Vallarta-Club-de-Golf

Address: Paseo de la Marina 430, Puerto Vallarta, Jalisco 48354

Vista Vallarta Golf Courses

36 km  (52 min)

Play signature Jack Nicklaus and Tom Weiskopf public golf course designs in the middle of Puerto Vallarta paradise.The two 18-hole course provide incredible golf experiences with dense jungles, deep ravines, swift creeks and views of Banderas Bay. Along with a round of golf, enjoy dining, corporate entertaining, golf outings and private parties. www.clubcorp.com/Clubs/Vista-Vallarta-Club-de-Golf

Address: Cto. de los Naranjos 653, Villas Universidad, 48290 Puerto Vallarta, Jal., Mexico

 
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