Digboi Club Golf
About Digboi Club Golf
Location:Digboi, Assam. Situated among lush tea estates and thick forest.
Digboi Golf Course
Digboi boasts of two modern wonders of the world-a hundred year old oil field still producing oil and the world’s oldest operating oil refinery. Popularly known as the city of oil, oil was first found over here in 1879. The city’s attractions include the War Cemetery and the National Oil Park. Digboi oil field is not just an oil field, but also an oil museum and a wildlife sanctuary of unsurpassed beauty. Digboi’s Dibru Saikh owa Wildlife Sanctuary houses the extremely rare White Winged Wood Duck and many other migratory birds. The specialty of Dibru Saikhowa is its wild horses, called Feral Horses.
If you are among the supporters of eco tourism, then the Centenary Eco Park is the place to visit. It presents a glimpse of the rich and diverse flora and fauna that abounds in the state of Assam.
One can also plan excursions to the various picturesque places like Margherita, a center for tea gardens, plywood factories and coal mines: Ledo: Naharkatia, an oil well; or to Duliajan with tea gardens all around.
A Taste for Adventure: Digboi Club Golf Links 18 holes Golf course considered the best in the entire upper Assam, where all important tournaments are held. There are 8 other 9 hole Golf courses with tea estates between Dibrugarh and Doom Dooma.
Digboi Club Golf Highlights
- Year of Foundation: 1930
- No. of Holes: 18
- Par: 72
- Facilities: Indoor Games, Restaurant, Bar, Swimming
- Playing Conditions: Members club for Indian Oil Corporation employees.It Hosts an annual Professional tournament. No local guests allowed, outstation guests to be accompained by members. Membership for IOC employees only
- Tourist Places to Visit after Golf: Visit Itanagar, Visit Guwahati
- Activities to do after Golf: Cultural Tour, Sightseeing, Shopping; Mountaineering; Trekking; Tea Estate