Are you planning to visit or travel around without any visa hassles? Escape those dreadful queues, and the long hours of waiting outside a consultancy, you have the license to travel to places where visas can be issued on arrival. This is no longer a daunting experience, so pack your bags and go to any of these beautiful countries offering Visa on Arrival to Indians.
Visa on Arrival is a type of visa that is issued to travellers when they arrive at the destination country. This gives the advantage to many Indian passport holders to travel around a set of countries around the world as they offer a visa on arrival facility. When you apply for a visa on arrival, as an Indian citizen you may need a set of documents to differentiate yourself from other countries. Some of those documents are a valid passport, passport-size image, hotel or other accommodation proof, proof of sufficient balance in the bank, return tickets to your native country, and a valid travel or health insurance. It can take a few minutes and sometimes some hours to get your application processed, depending on the destination island or country. Do ensure to check all the procedures before your travel inorder to avoid being sent back.
Nevertheless, not all countries provide this type of visa facility, so here we present few countries that give Indians this privilege.
Trinidad and Tobago
Information About Visa on Arrival for Indians
Stay updated about Visa law and regulations before your travel as countries tend to change their visa laws very frequently.
This is mostly applicable for travelling purposes. If you are looking for a work visa, please confirm with Aspire World Immigration Consultancy depending on the selected destination.
Find the time period of validity of the visa on arrival status as it changes country to country.
Carry important documents at all times.
Some countries levy a specific charge for visa on arrival, so keep yourself updated with the information.
Before your international trip, ensure to keep your travel insurance in check as it is mandatory in few countries, and even if it is not - it is best to keep it in place.
Get financial support covered for your trip and secure it with a travel insurance cover. This helps in situations like trip delays, stolen or lost passport, stolen or lost checked-in baggage, or any personal liabilities.
Secure Insurance in times of medical emergencies if you and your family require a medical evacuation or hospitalization.
Mentioned below are description of some places:
Sri Lanka offers the convenience of free visa on arrival to Indians and allows them to stay for 30 days.
Vietnam welcomes Indians to visit their country. You can get a visa on arrival for 30 days.
Qatar allows Indians to visit Qatar without any prior visa requirements. You can stay up to 30 days with a validity of 180 days.
Thailand allows Indians to stay for a maximum of 15 days, and allows the stay with a fee of 2000 THB which can be given at the international airports. You can also apply online and pay it online as well.
Indonesia allows Indians to stay for a period of 30 days and extend it for another 30 days if necessary. The visa usually costs 1745 INR, but ensure to check it on their official website to know the right amount.
Cambodia allows Indians to stay in the country for 30 days with a visa fee of USD 30. You can stay upto 3 months as the visa is valid till that period from the date of issue.
Macau allows Indians to visit for a period of 30 days and the charges vary from individual to family to a tour group, and so on.
Laos welcomes Indians to stay upto 30 days with a visa fee of 2179 INR. Overstaying can be a little expensive but they are very friendly and reliable.
Timor Leste welcomes Indians to stay upto 30 days and the visa is valid for six months. A visa fee of 30 USD is required to process a visa on arrival.
Jordan welcomes Indians to stay upto 30 days and the visa is valid for six months. There is no visa fee required to process a visa on arrival. To extend your stay in Jordan, it is necessary to follow the required procedures involving registering at a Jordanian police station.
Mauritius allows Indian travellers to get a hassle-free entry and obtain a on-arrival visa within a minimum of 2 blank pages and 5 months validity.
Seychelles, an archipelago of 115 islands, allows Indians to visit on visa on arrival with a validity of 90 days and have proof for USD 150/ day in bank statement.
Kenya welcomes Indians to stay upto 90 days for multiple entries, at a visa fee of USD 50. Kenyan immigration is quite stringent with their visa policy with a validity of six months.
Uganda allows India to avail visa on arrival with a validity of 3 months and a fee applicable of LSD 50.
Zimbabwe provides a 30-day tourist visa to Indians with a validity of 3 months.
There are several other locations available for visa on arrival. To get the complete list with step by step guidance, contact us.