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HISTORY OF GOLF AT PORTO CARRAS

The construction works for the Porto Carras Golf course commenced in 1968, bringing about a true revolution in the tourist and cultural image of Greece.

The first owner Giannis Carras had set as one of his top priority goals the creation of a golf course that would be the jewel of the whole resort and he managed to meet his goal in 1973. This was the course were the most important personalities of politics and social life of Greece played Golf: among them the ever-memorable President Konstantinos Karamanlis.
Since 1999 when Porto Carras was bought over by Technical Olympic, one of the largest companies in construction industry, golf is being considered as a main activity not only for Chalkidiki but also for the whole of Greece. The company is currently implementing a significant investment aiming at presenting Porto Carras Grand Resort as one of the top destinations for golf in Europe.

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