Golf in Italy -

Area: Tuscany: Florence

Holes: 18

Par: 72

Teebox in metres:

Men: 5,676

Ladies: 4,885

Teebox in yards:

Men: 6,207

Ladies: 5,342

Designed by: Marco Croze

Opened in: 1985

Type: Country, hilly

Caddie: No

Buggy: Yes

Electric trolley: No

Trolley: Yes

Clubs: Yes

Closing Day: None

Nearest Town(s):
Florence - Pisa

Nearest Airport(s):
Florence FLR - Pisa PSA

Official green fees:

week-day: € 80.00

week-end: € 80.00

Our discount: You save: 33% (WD - WE)

Lower rates between Nov-March

At  Montecatini there is a natural course laid out among the splendid Tuscan hills without upsetting the countryside. It has 18 holes, each one different from the others, where the famous architect Croze has  perfectly succeeded in harmonizing  natural obstacles (lakes, streams, woods and ditches) with the rolling nature of the ground, creating  a peculiar and entertaining course. The numerous dog-legs require precise interpretation ad are suitable for golfers who want to optimize their view of the course as it develops. The greens present the same general characteristics as the rest of the course maintaining the same degree of difficulty. The continuous identification of the gradients  allows sure perfectioning of putting style and ensures experts of a pleasantly satisfying match while still being stimulating for beginners . The maintenance that  the Montecatini Golf Club has received in these years have brought it to an excellent level, suiting the needs of even the most demanding golfers.




Tuscany is located in central Italy and stretches from the Apennines to the Tyrrhenian Sea. 
Its landscape, artistic heritage and stand-out cities - first among them Florence - make Tuscany an unquestioned protagonist of international tourism. In this region, nature has many different facets, starting from the coast that alternates long and sandy beaches, like the Versilia beach, with rocky cliffs and steep headlands. The islands of the Tuscan Archipelago, surrounded by Mediterranean vegetation, a crystal-clear sea and rich seabeds, are peerless. 
You can admire sceneries of uncontaminated nature in the Apuan Alps and in several protected areas, such as the Orbetello Lagoon, home to many species of migrant birds, including pink egrets. 
However, the most typical sceneries of the region are those that merge the beauty of nature with the millenary work of man. The amazing Gulf of Baratti and the sites of VetuloniaVulci and Pitigliano guard necropoli and vestiges of the Etruscan civilization, while Roselle and Cosa evoke memories from the Roman Age.
 
Medieval villages, historical towns, castles and defense systems, country churches (the so-called pievi) and beautiful abbeys, like the one of Sant'Antimo, are scattered all over the territory and their profiles stand out in the landscapes of the Crete SenesiOrcia ValleyGarfagnanaChianti and the Maremma
Finally, Tuscany is full of spas: Montecatini, Saturnia, Montepulciano, Monsummano and Bagno Vignoni, which offer relaxing holidays thanks to their thermal waters and well-equipped facilities for all types of treatments. 

The provinces of the region are: Florence (regional capital), ArezzoGrossetoLivornoLuccaMassa CarraraPisaPistoiaPrato and Siena

 

 

 

FLORENCE

Situated in northeast Tuscany, the Province of Florence covers areas with different geographical and environmental characteristics, including MugelloMontagna FiorentinaValdarno, part of Chianti and Empolese-Valdelsa
At the Province's center, in a basin crossed by the Arno River, stands the magnificent City of Florence, one of the most beautiful cities in Europe, filled with historical relics and artistic masterpieces by the greatest masters of Humanism and the Renaissance. These creative geniuses made an indelible mark on the world’s architecture and art: Giotto and Brunelleschi, Michelangelo and Vasari, Michelozzo and Leon Battista Alberti, just to mention a few.

Every year, Florence, unanimously recognized as the cradle of the Renaissance, attracts crowds of Italian and foreign tourists to admire the marvelous churches, sumptuous buildings, and museums that make it so unique. 
The city’s charm also extends to its territories, beginning with the natural amphitheatre created by the hills surrounding Florence, where unique places such as the small towns of Fiesole and Certosa del Galluzzo stand. 
The whole area is made up of stunning landscapes such as the Chianti Valley, where visitors can follow numerous art or wine and food itineraries, and other areas, from Mugello to Valdarno, that hold a wide variety of surprises: ancient castles, Medieval rural churches, and villas. 
Wherever one turns, historical towns and art treasures make this province absolutely unique, a place where nature and culture intertwine as in a dream. Each and every town, with its own particular features, is a world to be discovered: Empoli with its rich cultural heritage contained within 15th-Century city walls; Sesto Fiorentino with the famous “La Montagnola” Etruscan tombImpruneta, with its terra-cotta production; or Borgo San Lorenzo, with the remains of its 14th-Century fortifications and a magnificent church; and Castelfiorentino and Barberino Val d’Elsa, among many others. 
The Florentine territory provides a surprising number of itineraries, making a vacation here an ideal occasion to explore this enchanting area.  


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