Ireland has a very long association with the world of golf and is famed for its fantastic golf courses. A lot of tourism to the country is directly attributed to golfing vacations due to the facilities available, as well as the annual golf competitions held there.
If you’re looking for information on where to golf in Ireland, great golf courses, golfing competitions etc, then discoverireland.ie is an amazing resource for everything you might need. On that website you will find upcoming events, local courses, golf guides, driving ranges, where to stay, golf passes, tour operators, news and much more.
Another great resource for planning your golf trip is to visit Irish Golf Tours. They specialize in golf tours of Ireland and Scotland. On their website you can choose from their popular tours or, if you wish, you can customize one of your own.
To help you decide where you would like to play golf while in Ireland I suggest you visit the following link on discoverireland.com. They have gathered information on some of the finest golf courses in the country, and provide a great resource if your looking to find out course details, locations, pricing, contact information, things to do nearby etc. Some of the very best golf courses in the country are highlighted on there, including names such as The K Club, Ballybunion and Mount Juliet.
One other place to consider when planning your golf vacation is Golf Vacations Ireland. They are similar to other golf tour sites allowing you to customize a trip or choose from some of the more popular tours. One thing that you may find useful on their website is the map of golf courses in Ireland.
Finally I would like to offer a personal recommendation for your golf vacation. If you are in the southern end of the country, then the Old Head golf course in Kinsale County Cork will not disappoint.