Free Thailand Visa on Arrival this winter

Thailand seems to have a rather expensive Visa on Arrival fee (2000 THB or ~61 USD or a rather whopping INR 4400) which doesn’t make those cheap tickets to Bangkok from India seem like much of a bargain. Kayaking on Phi Phi Island Thankfully they seem to be providing a bit of a break on…

Angola will now offer visa on arrival

The nationals of 61 countries (including India) travelling to Angola will be granted visas on arrival beginning March 30, 2018. Rádio Nacional de Angola (RNA) said the visitors will only need to submit their accommodation and subsistence means to get the tourism visa in Luanda. An international certificate of  yellow fever vaccination, a return ticket…

Indonesia now offers visa exemption to Indian passport holders

Yep, no more visa on arrival for Indian passport holders. You get to now skip having to pay the $35 for the visa on arrival along with the added aggravation of having to wait in line to procure one after landing. Instead, you get a free visa stamp to enter the country for 30 days…

Rwanda now offers visa on arrival from Jan 1, 2018

Source Rwanda has announced a new visa regime that allows travelers from across the world to be issued a 30-day visa on arrival in Kigali, beginning January 1, 2018. Also to take immediate effect is the visa waiver for holders of diplomatic and service passports from Djibouti, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea, India, Israel, Morocco and Turkey. The…

Jordan offers Visa on Arrival for Indians

There is a lot of conflicting information regarding visas for Jordan. The following is accurate information as of today (June 16, 2017). Things might change in the future, but till then, the following should apply. Indian passport holders are eligible for visa on arrival to Jordan provided they carry all necessary documentation. Documentation Required 1)…

UAE grants VOA to Indians

As of March 29 2017, the UAE Cabinet has approved a decision to grant Indian passport holders with either a valid US visa or a green card a visa on arrival. Under the new move, ordinary passport holders from India who have a US visa or green card with a minimum six-month validity can enter the…