Upat Golf Course
#7 of 11 Places to Visit in Ranikhet
Distance (From Ranikhet): 6 Kms
Trip Duration (Including Travel): 1-2 Hours
Transportation Options: Cab
Travel Tips: None
At a distance of 6 km from Ranikhet Bus Stand, Upat Golf Course is one of the highest golf courses of Asia, located at Upat village near Ranikhet.
This Golf Course is a 9-hole course making it one of the prime attractions of Ranikhet and is maintained by Kumaon Regiment. The green meadow of the golf course at such high altitude is awe-inspiring. This place is famous for providing panoramic views of surrounding snowcapped Himalayan peak. The area is surrounded by lush green forests densely populated with pine and oak trees.
Though primarily used by the army men, golf course is open to general public as well for a nominal fee. The golf club provides membership plans for outsiders as well. Few domestic tournaments are held at this course.
Timings: 7 AM to 7 PM