Panchkula Golf Club

Vacation is the time for you to unwind by relaxing and spending quality time with family. Whether it a week long holiday or just a weekend getaway, taking time off from your busy schedule is important. If you are living in metros then getting away for weekend is not hard. Most of the cities have tourist spots in and around them that give a much needed break for the working professionals. Panchkula Golf Club (PGC) in Haryana is one such destination.

Panchkula Golf Club
(Source: www.panchkulagolfclub.in/)

If you are having your holiday in Chandigarh or Panchkula, then you cannot miss the opportunity of spending a lazy afternoon playing golf in the Panchkula Golf Course. Nestled on the foothills of Shivalik hills, this 18 holes golf course is both windy and challenging. Even the masters of the game find playing on this golf course quite challenging. The Panchkula golf course is run by the Haryana government as part of a bigger sports complex. The golf course is also promoted by Haryana Government as part of Haryana Tourism.

History of Panchkula Golf Club

Golf Club in Panchkula


Started in the year 2003, the PGC is spread over 135 acres of lush green land alongside the River Ghaghar. In Panchkula Golf Course one can feel the touch of Scottish because of its undulating fairways and strong winds gusting from the valleys of River Ghaghar. The golfers find PGC both beautiful and tricky at the same time. The wind blowing from the River makes the golfer hit the ball out of bounds. The golf course is designed as 18 holes championship course and par 7 layout. The PGC has hosted many golf tournaments. It is also a regular venue for the Indian professional tournaments. Since it is a public sports facility, the golf course is open to all. PGC is affiliated to the Indian Golf Union-IGU.

The toughest hole is hole 5 which is par 5 and covering 585 yards. The thick tree line in the golf course is proving to be tougher for the golfers with every passing year. Around 14,000 trees are planted in PGC.

The starting hole of the golf course is nice and easy that gets you warmed up. The right is all tricky with long line of trees along the fairway. If this is your first time to try golf and you do not have any accessories then you need not worry. You can rent out a golf kit and shoes for nominal price at the golf club.

Golf course address

Panchkula Golf Course
Sector 3, Panchkula.
Te: 0172-2587594
Website: http://www.panchkulagolfclub.in/
Golf Course timings:
Winter months from- 16 October to March 15 6:30 AM to 6:00 PM
Summer months from16 March to15 October 5:30 AM to 7:00 PM

Facilities in Panchkula Golf Course

The club has a pro shop that is well stocked and a fully air conditioned club house. The club house  has amenities like swimming pool, spa and steam bath, banquet hall, fine multi cuisine dining, lounge, bar and gym. Other amenities include a terrace that gives a mesmerizing view of Shivalik hills along with the River Ghaggar. Members and the dependents can enjoy massage facilities and Jacuzzi in the Spa. People can relax in the lounge enjoying the view of beautiful lush green lawns. Enjoy cocktails and mocktails in the round bar. While you play the golf your family members can enjoy other amenities of the club.

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    a k bhatia from panchkula 220 Days ago

    Beautiful golf course with good club facilities

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