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In the 19th Century Pay became popular with the British after a Scottish doctor proclaimed that the mild climate was good for the body and the soul. Naturally golf course soon followed, in fact the first on the continent of Europe, which dates back to 1856. With its varied landscapes and topography France is ideal golfing country. In 2016 the number of French courses reached 600. The Ryder Cup 2018, hosted at le Golf National's L'Albatros Course is the biggest golfing event to be staged on mainland Europe since the Ryder Cup came to the Costa del Sol in 1997.
Golfing in France is a unique and privileged experience. France is the world's most popular tourist destination in the world. Rich from a large variety of regions, France has a strong cultural heritage and a diversity of places to visit from North to South and West to East. 3 major regions with good climate : Around Paris, Bordeaux & South West and the French Riviera. Wherever you are in France, you are one hour away by car from minimum 5 golf courses.