In past decades, it was fairly expensive to play golf in Japan.
However, these days a large majority of courses are open to the public, and it is not uncommon to pay under 10,000 yen per person for an 18-hole round of golf, including lunch and golf cart, especially on regular weekdays.
Is golf popular in Japan?
The most popular professional sports in Japan are baseball, Association football, golf, tennis and sumo wrestling. Note that most practitioners in the martial arts are not professional, but played by amateurs.
How many golf courses are in Japan?
There are more golf courses in Japan than the rest of Asia put together. With nearly 2,500 courses (and many more driving ranges), the Japanese are serious golf lovers and they have built some of the world’s finest courses.
Where can I play golf in Tokyo?
4 golf courses near Tokyo with wide-open fairways
- Windsor Park Golf and Country Club. Instagram.
- Gotemba Golf Club. Tiger Woods follows through on a shot at the Gotemba Golf Course near Tokyo, Japan.
- Aqualine Golf Club.
- Kawana Resort Hotel.
How much does it cost to play golf in China?
Golf in China at large is a rather expensive event with the minimum expense being around $100USD per round and average minimum expense more like $200 per person per round of golf.