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Victoria Golf and Country Resort (Digana)

Victoria Golf and Country Resort (Digana)

Victoria Golf and Country Resort (Digana)

Victoria Golf and Country Resort (Digana) – located 130 km. from Colombo, this is another 18-hole golf course in Sri Lanka (sought after by visiting golf enthusiasts). It is located alongside the Victoria Lake & reservoir /dam, and is dwarfed by the Kandyan mountain range. The resort has a wide range of accommodations – from chalets to luxurious villas & has a clubhouse with a wide range of amenities to offer. The course itself is a Donald Steel creation (par 73 layout) that was built in 1997. It was voted as the Best golf course in 2005 by the Asian Golf monthly magazine – it has a undulating terrain with narrow fairways that hug the contours of the mountains & greens that are often elevated & compact in size. The greens are Tiff Dwarf while the fairways are all Bermuda grass. In part because of the course’s vastness (517 acres), visiting golfers are advised to hire a caddy and ball spotter. See the course’s website for more details: https://golfsrilanka.com/