Golfing in Perthshire – Gleneagles Tour
Gleneagles Hotel in the heart of Perthshire offers the travelling golfer one of the truly memorable experiences Scotland has to offer. Set in beautiful hills Gleneagles is one of the world’s most famous luxury hotels. The Kings Course was designed by James Braid and is a classic heathland, moorland course. The PGA Centenary was designed by Jack Nicklaus and hosted the Ryder Cup in 2014. Add to these wonderful courses the likes of Blairgowrie, Crieff, Pitlochry and Auchterarder and you have a golfing itinerary which you will remember forever.
- Day 1
Arrive in Scotland where you will be met by a company representative and escorted to your vehicle. Transfer to Gleneagles driving through the beautiful Glendevon. Relax at your leisure
- Day 2
Play The Kings Course at Gleneagles, designed by James Braid the Kings has hosted many professional and amateur tournaments and was the scene of the first international match between the US and GB&I which was the forerunner of the Ryder Cup
- Day 3
Play Blairgowrie Rosemount Course. One of Scotland’s most beautiful golf courses this is also a James Braid creation. A tree lined and heath land golf course Rosemount was where Greg Norman won his first European Tour event in the Martini International in 1977 and hosted the 2014 Junior Ryder Cup.
- Play Gleneagles PGA Centenary Course. Designed as the Monarch Course in 1980 by Jack Nicklaus the golf course was updated a couple of years ago by Donald Steel. The PGA Centenary hosted the 2014 Ryder Cup and has hosted the Johnnie Walker International on the European Tour.
- Day 5
Play at Crieff Golf Club. Originally designed by Tom Morris Crieff is a parkland course with beautiful views across Strathearn. This is a very typical Scottish golf club where you will receive a warm and friendly welcome from pro David Murchie and his staff.
- Day 6
Play at Auchterarder Golf Club. This lovely heatland golf course is over 100 years old and is a favourite of Peter Craigon’s as he was a member there for over 30 years and hid father is a past Captain.
- Day 7
Play at Pitlochry Golf Club. Home of the Highland Open Pitlochry affords the golfing visitor some of the finest views in all of Scotland. John Panton one’s of Scotland’s most famous and successful professional learned to play at Pitlochry.
Golfing in Perthshire
- Gleneagles Kings
- Gleneagles PGA