Whipping the ball seaward on a stunning links, driving long across a riverside fairway, or sinking your putt on a sweeping parkland course – Northern Ireland does golf like nowhere else. No surprise then that The 148th Open – hailed by Darren Clarke as the “biggest and best tournament in the world” – is returning to these shores and to Royal Portrush for a historic second time on 14-21 July 2019. After all, this is the land that brought us superstar Clarke himself – not to mention Rory McIlroy and Graeme McDowell. But it’s not just the courses that make Northern Ireland a golfing must: from world-class clubs to passionate people, phenomenal food and a bit of craic along the way, a trip here will tick boxes you never even knew you had. Are you ready to tee off? Tee up your golf adventure! Northern Ireland's champion courses McDowell, McIlroy, Clarke: some of the world’s greatest golfers call Northern Ireland’s stellar courses home. See where this trip takes you Like that? You'll love this! Golf in Northern IrelandThe best thing about golf in Northern Ireland? The mix of exceptional golf and great off-the-course experiences. Discover Northern IrelandWelcome to a land of fantastical landscapes, warm welcomes and dramatic legends. Destination deliciousBring your appetite and tuck into a taste sensation in Northern Ireland - destination delicious!