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Reviews of Shillong Golf Course • 7
Now people will think that it is just a golf course what is so special about it, let's just skip it. Well of course it is just like any other golf course, but the view their at the time of sun set was breathtaking.
Shillong Golf Course is also known as the Gleneagles of the East.It is the largest and the only natural golf course in the whole of Asia. Golf was introduced in Shillong in 1898 by a group of British civil service officers after the constructed a 9-hole course. Presently it has an 18-hole course, which was inaugurated in 1924.
Shillong Golf Course:Shillong golf course is situated in the East Khasi Hills district in Meghalaya and is one of the largest Golf Courses in the world. Owing to its greenery and scenic beauty, the United States Golf Association and Museum has given it the title of 'Gleneagle of the East'. In the year 1898, it was established as a 9-hole golf course at an altitude of 5200 feet. The scenic beauty of this place is awesome. We had a great time and clicked lots of pictures of this place.
I could see the reason why lot of couples come here to spend the evening. It's cold, misty and sunset is beautiful here too!
Soon as we entered Shillon, we started feeling cool breeze. it was around 6 P.M and dusk was just happening. We stopped to roam around in the Golf course and the weather was cooling fast! I felt it was too cool for me and looked at the temperature, It was 10 degrees in celcius scale!
Start the day with a visit to the Golf Course.On the second day of the festival, you can choose to take out a few morning hours to explore the city. Photographers will have the time of their lives witnessing the incredible 18-hole golf course in Shillong. Lose yourself in the shades of green as you walk along the tarmac road overlooking the breathtaking green expanse.
With an uncanny resemblance to the Glen Eagle Course in the United States, this golf course captivates tourists from all over the world.