Sign In
For assistance with claim related queries in the CYCLONE affected regions of Tamil Nadu, Andhra Pradesh, and Kerala, please click here

Countries that Provide Visa On Arrival to Indian Citizens

​Along with the stress of planning for an international trip, comes the fear of getting a visa. But don’t worry, you’ll be pleased to know that there are a lot of places in the world where your Indian passport can get you a visa on arrival at the airport for a nominal fee. Imagine how much time and money this would save you! Nonetheless, it saves you from the worrisome visa approval process. Let’s check out some of these places.


One of the most popular holiday destinations in the world, Thailand, offers visa on arrival to Indians.  All you need is your passport and 2,000 Thai Baht. Thailand is famous for its serene beaches and sparkling waters. You can visit the famous Grand palace, Phuket and Krabi islands, golden Buddha temple, Khao Yai National park, Chiang Dao elephant camp and check out the countless shopping and party options in Bangkok.

The turquoise waters of Mahe, underwater wonders and activities at Saint Anne and many such amazing experiences will leave you in awe of nature’s wonders. Seychelles welcomes Indian citizens with free visa on arrival, which is valid for a maximum stay of 30 days. You must have a return/onward ticket and show proof that you have enough funds for the duration of your stay in Seychelles. 

Experience the joy of stepping into the water and feeling the soft sea bed under your feet in Mauritius for a rejuvenating holiday like no other. What tourists enjoy the most here is the wonderful climate at the beaches and snorkeling. Mauritius also boasts a high density of exclusive and affordable hotels. Visa on arrival at Mauritius is free provided you have a return/onward ticket and sufficient funds to stay on the island.

If you have 40 Jordanian Dinar while travelling to Jordan, you can obtain visa on arrival, which will be valid for 14 days. The most visited tourist attraction in Jordan is the lost city of Petra. Aqaba is known for its clear waters and sandy beach whereas Wadi Rum mesmerizes people by its amazing rock formations. Jordan is also very famous for its hot springs, unique experience of floating in the Dead Sea, history at Jerash and teahouses and hip shisha cafes in Amman.

One of the most spectacular sites to visit in Bolivia is its salt flat, Salar de Uyuni. The town of Copacabana, Lake Titicaca and the picturesque La Paz city are the other not-to-be-missed locations. You get a free visa on arrival valid for 90 days in Bolivia with your travel documents, itinerary and hotel reservation proof. 

This is just a sneak peek. There are many other places such as Tanzania, Kenya, Cambodia, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Madagascar, Laos, Indonesia and so on that offer visa on arrival to Indians. What’s more you ask? Some of these places also allow extension of visa duration.

Ensure that you read the travel documents requirement of your travel destination and get a travel insurance​ before heading off.