Everyone loves the idea of going on a long vacation to a foreign country. It is a great feeling to see new places, click photographs, buy special things and create beautiful memories. Often these wishes are overshadowed by the hassles associated with the visa application process. However, you don’t need to worry anymore as the Indian passport is good enough to give you permission for travelling to different countries without the need of prior visa. Some countries do not require you to carry a visa at all, whereas, some will be more than happy to stamp on the passport when you arrive. So take your passport, pack your luggage, rush to the airport and get a ticket to travel to one such location.
Nepal is a country where you don’t need your passport to cross the borders. As per the Nepal Embassy, residents of India can come to Nepal either with their passport or with a photo identity card. This photo identity card must be issued by the Government of India. You may choose to travel to Nepal by road.
This country has various sightseeing locations for the tourists. If you want to soak in art then you must go to Bhaktpur Durbar Square. This place holds cultural and historical art work of Nepal. You can also go to the banks of the Bagmati river to experience the beauty and holiness of the Pashupatinath Temple.
This beautiful country is known as the Land of Happiness. Fortunately, Indians do not require passport to visit Bhutan. You can either go to Bhutan by road or you can take a flight.
If you take a flight, your flight will land at Paro. From there you can straight away head towards Thimpu, the capital of Bhutan. If you want to enjoy the ecstatic view of the entire valley then you must go to Buddha point. To witness the architectural marvels of Bhutan you can travel to Punakha.
Without a visa you can travel to Hong Kong too. If you don’t have a visa you can stay in Hong Kong for a period of 14 days. Enjoy unlimited shopping, lip smacking food, night markets and don’t forget to visit Disneyland.
When you are in Hong Kong, make sure that you visit the best places there. To enjoy a vast view of entire Hong Kong city, you can go to the Peak. If you wish to party and enjoy night life, you should visit Lan Kwai Fong. This place has more than 90 clubs, pubs and restaurants.
This destination is generally preferred by honeymooners. It is the land of coral reefs, blue lagoons and beaches. The best part about Maldives is that visa can be availed by Indian people for a period of 30 days upon arrival. So all you need is a return ticket and a passport. This country has some of the best beach resorts across the globe. You can also enjoy several water sports activities like sailing, snorkeling, underwater diving, etc.
This is another beautiful country that Indians can go to without carrying prior visa. The Indian nationals can avail visa on arrival. You can stay here for a period of 60 days and enjoy the beauty of Mauritius.
Things that you can see here include beaches, rainforests, hiking trails, waterfalls and vast wildlife. If you wish to enjoy both flora and fauna, then you must visit Black River Gorges National Park. Go to the Eureka House if you wish to learn about the colonial past of Mauritius.
More than ten thousand employed Indians stay in Jordan. This country has several attractive locations including the Desert of Wadi Rum, heritage site of Petra, the Dead Sea, etc.
Indians citizens can avail the visa on arrival at Cambodia and can stay for a period of 30 days. This place is the home to Angkor Wat, which is the most popular attraction for tourists travelling to this country. However, wearing revealing clothes and clicking selfies is strictly prohibited in this country.
Apart from Angkor Wat, you can also visit the theme park called Cambodian Cultural Village and the Siem Reap Museum to know about the history and culture of the country.
When you arrive in Bolivia, you can avail a visa for 30 days if you are an Indian passport holder. You can visit a part of the forests of Amazon if you come to Bolivia. This is still considered to be a destination that is offbeat for Indians. You can take back nice souvenirs for home from Bolivia.
This is one of the richest countries across the globe and you can still enter this country without a visa. Some of the best locations that you can visit in Macau include Macau Tower, Senado Square and the Ruins of St. Paul’s. Macau is the perfect destination for all shopaholics and party animals. For this very reason Macau is also known as the Las Vegas of Asia. You can also visit the Museum of Macau located inside a 16th century fort on top of a hill.
You can fly to Jamaica whenever you want as nationals of India are allowed without a visa. This is the country that gave us Reggae music and Bob Marley. You can chill out on the beaches of Jamaica or you may take a jeep safari to experience the wildlife there.
Jamaica is also known for its diving sites and snorkeling activities. Several architectures in Jamaica depict the British colonial style. If you wish to know the history of Jamaica, then you should go to the National Art Gallery of Jamaica or the Heroes Park. Soak in the sun at the James Bond beach or go rafting at the Rio Grande River.
List Of Other Countries That You Can Go To Without A Visa:
- British Virgin Islands
- Saint Kitts and Nevis
- Saint Vincent and the Grenadines
- Republic of Trinidad and Tobago
- Commonwealth of Dominica
- Turkish Republic of Northern Cyprus
- Turks and Caicos Islands
- Kish Island
- Cook Islands
- Pitcairn Islands