Just a short walk from the old town is a golf course, which is due to diverse terrain and numerous water obstacles really something special. It is situated on over 50 acres and known for its greenery and water. Spring Water creek and two lakes accompanied by fifteen of the eighteen holes. They managed to combine the greens with the old town and authentic fauna and flora of the natural surroundings of Ptuj. Indigenous flora, which creates ideal conditions for accommodation of species specific to these places offers great relaxation to the people who naturally seek sanctuary from the stresses of everyday life. Ptuj Golf Course has often won the flattering title of being the best arranged golf course in Slovenia. Take care, it is known for its many traps. The players are confronted with water obstacles at most of the holes and so the best rounds are achieved with accurate shots not powerful strokes. Golfers especially remember the 14th hole where par 3 can only be achieved with a stroke onto the island.The course itself is not too demanding, although players will have to take special pains to achieve a good result when playing from the professional tees. Due to its configuration the course does not demand perfect physical fitness and is also suitable for amateur golfers, who can easily concentrate on the play as well as the rich indigenous flora and fauna. Special attention should be given to the birds whose characteristics are described on information boards located at the tees.