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Thailand - Chee Chan Golf Resort Located in Silverlake area, 30-minutes from Pattaya City, lies the championship course of Chee Chan Golf Resort, regarded as one of the finest modern courses in Asia. Its’ perfect setting uniquely overlooks the famed Khao Chee Chan Buddha (which is a 109-metre tall Buddah engraved into the Limestone hill then marked out in gold, to commemorate His Majesty the King of Thailand’s golden jubilee). It provides 360 panoramic views of the course and nearby resort cities of Pattaya and Jomtien. An iconic perspective, with sweeping views of Khao Chee Chan, temples, lakes and mountains and glimpses of the ocean in the near distance all adding to the experience. The land and the surrounding environment gives the player a sense of space that is not easily duplicated elsewhere in the world. The course is an International Championship 18 hole, Par 72 course that is a challenging 7,345 yards from the Championship tees and a more leisurely 6,527 yards from the front tees. The course has been designed to suit all levels of golfers where layout provides sweeping movement on the fairways and greens and features intricate bunker facing, native landscapes and wetlands. The golf course offers an iconic perspective with sweeping views of Khao Chee Chan, temples, lakes and mountains. 31