Unique Destinations

Whether as a result of our own travel passions, the backgrounds of our team, our sister site The Best of New Zealand Fly Fishing, or our long standing relationship with Air New Zealand... we include in our itineraries locations throughout the South Pacific and to The Kingdom of Bhutan.

Yes. The Kingdom of Bhutan, which is so unique and special in its own right it deserves special mention.

And while the locations in this section are perhaps not considered "must-play" golfing destinations, we offer our services to those interested in experiencing novel destinations.

The Royal Thimpu Golf Club

A trip to Bhutan is likely not at the top of golfers bucket list however this small country in the Himalayas provides an experience in itself that is unique. Bhutan is a very gentle and remote place- and we feel that its people, culture, spirit and beauty are something to cherish and appreciate with or without golfing of fly fishing.

Think nothing of your handicap but instead appreciate the surroundings and distinct act of playing golf in the Kingdom of Bhutan.

Customer reviews

Here’s a picture of two very satisfied customers for the firms website. I’m happy to give you a testimonial!

—Larry H, New York City

We had a spectacular time on our trip after leaving Port Douglas and all the arrangements that you made for us came off without a hitch. All flights and transportation that you arranged were on time and we were well taken care of at all the places we went to.

The Boatshed was incredible. We met Johnathan and had a small dinner with him on our second night. We were the only guests at the hotel and he and his staff just made us feel right at home. Jack and Jen, Johnathan’s staff, took us out to a couple of wineries and we had lunch together. When we got back Johnathan treated us to dinner prepared by his own self. Fantastic.

Next up was Napier/Hastings and the Craggy Range cottage. Excellent choice for us. We were close enough to Havelock North to be able to easily drive into the town and wander around. We went and played Cape Kidnapers as well. The course was wet so no carts were allowed out. Craggy Range winery was great to us and we had dinner at Terroire. Great staff and good eats to be sure. On to Queenstown.

What a wonderfully European feel Queenstown had. Small intimate streets and people all over the place. The Spire was perfect for us. Florence greeted us and was superlative in her suggestions and ideas for us to do. We did take a plane ride out to Milford Sound and the cruise. We went wine tasting and went to Amisfield for lunch where there was a spectacular sunset. It was so good that the staff came outside to take pictures. Simply wonderful. We took the gondola ride up the hill and enjoyed a glass of champagne while we took in the view. That was our last day and really enjoyable. We left the next day and flew back home.

Again, all the arrangements you made of us came off without a hitch. I even drove on the left side of the road without incident. It’s not so bad once you figure out the roundabouts. Thanks to you and your team for setting this up. Will highly recommend this service to our friends should they need to journey down under.

—​Bob E & Sharyn B, San Francisco