While Myrtle Beach is by far the best as far as the numbers of golf courses go, but Kiawah Islands is a spot of golfing which the golfing tourists can not ignore. Kiawah Islands have their own place in the golfing destinations of the country with special emphasis on the lush green, sheltered away from the urban life environment.
The natural resident of the Kiawah Islands have been the Eagles and the Egrets. The golf obsessed travelers have five golf courses which they can choose from and they also have a golfing academy to learn golf while on the vacation. The Kiawah Island is located about 21 miles away from Charleston. It is vacation place for nature lovers, sports enthusiasts and families. Kiawah and John Islands are the best and beautiful retreats in the area of Charleston.
Kiawah offers the non-golfers something to look forward to. The resorts here in the Islands located outside of Charleston, SC This place offers beaches along the 10 mile coastline where you can take long walks or laze around in the sand all day long. The area has the tennis playing facilities as well as cycling trails for the sport aficionados.
The most famous course is the scenic Ocean Course which was designed by Pete Dye. This course was host to various tournaments like the Ryder Cup and the World Golf Championships. It also hosted the Senior PGA championship. The other courses in this area have been designed by Jack Nicklaus, Tom Fazio, Gary Player and the famous Clyde Johnston.
Southern hospitality and the Charleston lifestyle is a plus on a golfing vacation. The island has friendly character to it. The other apart from Ocean Course golf courses here are Oka Point, Cougar Point, Osprey Point and the Turtle point.
Pack your bag, take your golf equipment and get ready for tee off.