Golf in Cochin

Golf was introduced in Cochin as early as 1922. The three main golf courses in this emerging metropolis are the Cochin Golf Club, The Naval Golf Club and the CIAL Golf & Country Club. Being the trade and business hub of Kerala, the interest in Golf has grown over the years. More and more Kochiites are taking to the sport seriously and it has grown in importance as a serious pastime.

The CIAL Golf and Country Club (CGCC) at Cochin commenced operations in August 2010 with 9 Holes, driving range, practice green, Croquet, Lawn Bowls and a swimming pool. The Club house has a Restaurant, Card Room, Board Room, Party area, Pro shop, and Locker Room. The CIAL Golf and Country Club is the first 18 Hole all weather championship golf course in Kerala since Jan 2014.