Digboi Oil Refinery

4.379 Votes
  • Address: National Highway 52B, Digboi, Tinsukia, Assam 786171, India
  • Phone: +91-9854574908
  • Tags: Family And Kids

Set up in 1901, Digboi Oil Refinery is one of the first and oldest oil refineries in Asia. Known to be the birthplace of the Indian Oil Industry, Digboi Refinery is a must visit if your interests lie in the field. The place has a large museum that lets you know about the early oil exploration, the primitive distillation methods, and the hardships that went along. The museum exhibits include items associated with the oil plant, used by the British in Digboi. The staff is knowledgeable and provides thorough information during the tour of the museum. A worthy place to gain deeper understanding, one must visit the Digboi Refinery when in the neighbourhood.

More about Digboi

Make your visit suitable to your interest, use Digboi trip planner for personalization.

Generate executable plans on your own or book the top rated Digboi vacation packages for your visit. Read more on how to reach Digboi.

How to Reach Digboi Oil Refinery

  • Trains Demu and Intercity Express to Digboi station.

Love this? Explore the entire list of places to visit in Digboi before you plan your trip.

Fancy a good night's sleep after a tiring day? Check out where to stay in Digboi and book an accommodation of your choice.

  • Digboi Oil Refinery Address: National Highway 52B, Digboi, Tinsukia, Assam 786171, India
  • Digboi Oil Refinery Contact Number: +91-9854574908
  • Try the best online travel planner to plan your travel itinerary!
Are you associated with this business? Get in Touch

Digboi Oil Refinery Reviews & Ratings

  • Small heritage refinery .. built by British ... Nothing much to do here.. except giving you a glimpse of India's Colonial past.. It should be made a pilot plant instead for R&D type of things.. where the nerds could work as well as enjoy the scenic natural beauty... Calling it a Refinery in this age is a shame no matter how much politically incorrect that statement would be...

  • The first oil refinery in India established by the British Govt in 1901. It is under IOC (Indian Oil Corporation), a public sector company. Oil contained muds pumped from nearby oilfields are processed here. This refinery produces all types of petroleum products viz. Petrol, Diesel, Kerosene, Ethanol, Wax, Tar, Cooking gas etc. It is one of the oldest and biggest refineries in the globe.

  • Did my internship here. Got to see most of the units first hand.

  • As this my working place. It's wonderful and as it's the oldest refinery .

  • Oldest and best refinery

Read all reviews

Attractions Nearby