Planning a trip to Singapore? You can now apply for an e-Visa on the government portal up to 30 days before your visit.
Typically, visas are processed in three working days, requiring a non-refundable processing fee of approximately Rs 2,000.
Follow the photo guidelines provided, avoiding white or religious attire, and ensure your face is clearly visible.
Dubai: Visa Validity and Options
For Indian citizens with General Passports, Dubai requires a visa valid for at least six months from the date of arrival.
On-arrival visas allow a 14-day stay, extendable for an additional 14 days. Visas in expired passports are granted with new ones.
Travelers without a valid US visa can also apply for a tourist visa, though return tickets are essential.
Türkiye: Visa Application Process
Indian passport holders must apply for a visa or e-visa before visiting Turkey, with approval usually within 24 hours for tourists and business travelers.
E-Visas apply to tourism or business purposes, costing US$43 for a single entry.
Vietnam: On-Arrival Visa
Vietnam offers on-arrival visas, requiring an approval letter for application.
Fees are US$25 for a single entry 30-day tourist visa or 50 US dollars for a multiple entry visa valid for 3 months when applied through the embassy.
South Africa: Convenient Online Visa
Applying for a South African visa is now online and arrives in less than a week. Various visa types are available, including tourist, family, business, and medical visas.
A return ticket is necessary, and when traveling with minors, specific documentation is required.
Seychelles: Visa-Free Travel with Authorization
Travel to Seychelles without a visa by obtaining travel authorization for 10 euros. Authorization is typically processed within a day and requires a valid passport, return ticket, residence voucher,
and travel authorization letter. Emergency travel authorization can be obtained within an hour for 75 euros.
Kenya: ETA for Travel and Business
Traveling to Kenya? Secure an electronic travel authorization (ETA) for your visit.
ETAs are valid for 30 or 90 days, depending on the entry category, and your passport should have at least six months’ validity from your departure date.
Thailand: On-Arrival Visa Option
Indian citizens can obtain on-arrival visas for up to 30 days in Thailand. However, it’s recommended to apply for a visa in advance. For an e-Visa, you’ll also need to show a hotel booking in Thailand.
Malaysia: Easy E-Visa Application
Apply for a Malaysia e-Visa through the government portal, valid for three months.
Processing time ranges from 2 to 5 days, with a fee of 160 Malaysian Ringgit (approximately 3,000 Indian Rupees).