Mar 11, 2021 / 15:00

Voting for Vietnam's golfs

The Vietnam National Tourism Administration is urging people to vote for the country in the World Golf Awards.

The National Tourism Administration of Vietnam urges Vietnamese, foreign tourists and friends to vote for the country in the World Golf Awards 2021 (WGA), in the category "Best Golf Destination in Asia 2021".

The 18-hole Ba Na Hills Golf Club won two titles at the World Golf Awards 2020. Photo courtesy by the golf club. 

People can access worldgolfawards.com and follow the website’s instruction. Time for voting will last until September 1, 2021.

Votes could be cast by professionals working within the golf travel and tourism industry – senior executives, tour operators, agents and media professionals and the public (golfing visitors ).

Voting method is first-past-the-post system to ensure impartiality and independence. Votes are submitted online via the World Golf Awards website. The winners of each national award go head-to-head with the winners of the other countries before the unveiling of the World winners.

World Golf Awards serves to celebrate and reward excellence in golf tourism, world-class courses and golf destinations.

Golf tourism constitutes a vital segment of the global travel and tourism marketplace. The overwhelming success of World Golf Awards over the past seven years has created much excitement within golf tourism, ensuring its year-on-year growth.

The golf award is also part of World Travel Awards, currently celebrating its 27th anniversary.

Last year, the 18-hole Ba Na Hills Golf Club in the central province of Da Nang won two titles at the World Golf Awards 2020, namely 'Asia's Best Golf Course' and 'Vietnam's Best Golf Course'. It marked the fourth consecutive year the golf club, which is designed by Sun Group and managed by IMG, won these titles.