Visa on Arrival for Indian Citizens or Passport Holders

India is the second largest country in the world in terms of population. Most of Indians want to travel abroad to visit their favourite destination. Indians are the biggest spender while travelling abroad according to the recent report. So, most of countries across the world tries to attract more and more Indian tourists towards their country. That’s why host country has made an agreement with the Indian Government to provide Visa on Arrival facility specially for Indian tourists after completion of the documents formalities. We have mentioned here the list of countries which provide Visa on Arrival facility to Indian passport holders i.e. Indian citizens.

Sign Board of Visa on Arrival At Airport
Sign Board of Visa on Arrival At Airport

Visa on Arrival for Indian Citizens or Passport Holders

1. Bolivia (90 Days)
2. Burundi (30 Days, obtainable at Bujumbura International Airport)
3. Cambodia (30 Days)
4. Cape Verde
5. Comoros
6. Djibouti
7. Ethiopia
8. Guinea-Bissau (90 Days)
9. Guyana (30 Days)
10. Indonesia (30 Days)
11. Iran (15 Days prior e-visa pre-approval required from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs)
12. Jordan (2 Weeks, must hold US$1000)
13. Kenya (3 months)
14. Laos (30 Days)
15. Madagascar (90 Days)
16. Maldives (90 Days)
17. Mozambique (30 Days)
18. Nauru
19. Palau (30 Days)
20. Saint Lucia (6 Weeks)
21. Samoa (60 Days, Entry permit on arrival)
22. Seychelles (1 Month, Visitor’s permit on arrival)
23. Somalia (30 Days)
24. Tajikistan (45 Days)
25. Tanzania
26. Thailand (15 Days)
27. Timor-Leste (30 Days)
28. Togo (7 Days)
29. Tuvalu (1 Month)
30. Uganda
31. Somaliland (30 Days by paying 30US$ on arrival)

It is very easy for Indians to travel above mentioned countries without any worry of VISA. It can be obtained easily at particular International Airport while entering into the country. It is always recommended that you should visit the Official website of the particular embassy in India before the final planning.

From the above mentioned countries, some have problems of tourists’ security such as Somalia, Somaliland and Burundi. Somalia’s capital, Mogadishu is the most dangerous city in the world. Still, if you want to visit Somalia then try to get advise from fellow tourists who have already visited Somalia.

Which is your favourite country from the above mentioned countries? I love to visit Seychelles, Tuvalu and Thailand.

Read Also: Visa On Arrival for US Citizens

Strict Note: Before the final planning of your trip, please consult embassy/high commission or consulate general of the particular country to get latest VISA rules to avoid any hassle. Sometime special facility or agreement of visa on arrival changes from time to time.

Article last re-published on February 22, 2016.

14 Comment

  1. Rutuja says: Reply


    I want to travel to Jakarta to meet my husband who is on Business visa there.

    I will be staying in Jakarta for 17 days with husband in his office apartment.

    I want to know what documents would i require for my visa.

    I hold India passport.


  2. Asif Ashraf says: Reply

    I want to visit a family in Erbil, please assist me about this, how I can get the visa, I’m working in a Real Estate company and can show NOC. Thanks in advance

  3. atit m patel says: Reply


  4. dushyant says: Reply

    Thanks for the info.

  5. Kim says: Reply

    Vietnam also offers visa on arrival for Indian passport holders. You should include it in the list.

  6. Onkar says: Reply

    Just curious, Why didn’t the author included the following countries in this ist

    Hongkong – 14 days
    Macau – 21 days
    Philippines – 21 days

    1. Jamal says: Reply

      Philipines not on get on arrival if you are holder of PR certain counries

  7. Ramlalchouhan says: Reply

    Dear friends
    Im Entirstede tour france London visa
    Only thanks

  8. Tanmay says: Reply

    I have usa visa amd my passport withwell travel visas i want to go singapoure then spain what is the visa proses

  9. Parvez Khoja says: Reply

    I want to go USA
    but I m not getting visa bez I m going alone they says.

  10. SAVNEET SINGH SOBTI says: Reply


  11. Dr Tripti Srivastava says: Reply

    I want to go Seychelles with my friend from India what is the the procedure.

  12. M Q Khan says: Reply

    I am intending to go to Paris from UK. I am Indian passport holder. What is the procedure of visa?

    1. Shakil says: Reply

      @MQKhan, Thanks for your question. Please contact TLS, the official VISA agency for France in London by calling 08457300118 from Monday to Friday between 8.30 am to 4.30 pm. They will guide you properly step by step.

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