On a vacation, we look for a minimum of trouble on the go. As the travel tickets and hotel stays became easy to manage with the Internet, visa approvals are still a lengthy process that requires physical presence and appropriate documents related to a person. The visa allowance process takes days to weeks to be approved. Out of 58 destinations where Indians can travel visa-free or visa-on-arrival, here are the 10 best travel destinations for your next vacation.
- Bhutan – No Visa
Bhutan is the epitome of co-existence of human settlement hand-in-hand with natural landscape and wildlife. There is no other place nearer to mother nature. The best time considered for a stay in Bhutan is March & April which is the time of blooming rhododendrons. Punakha Dzong, Paro Taktsang, and Rinpung Dzong are some of the places to see for sure. Bhutan is the happiest country in the world according to the Gross Happiness Index.
- Fiji – No Visa
The beautiful island in the lap of the South Pacific is a country famed for rugged landscapes, palm-lined beaches, and coral reefs with clear lagoons. The best months to visit Fiji are April-Month and Dec-Jan. Qalito Island and Mamanuca islands are some places of must-visit around the islands of Fiji.
- Mauritius – No Visa
The island located in the Indian Ocean has the essence of multiple cultures is famous for its beaches and reefs. One could experience the blue sea along the green stretch of land together in Mauritius. December to February is the time you could experience the most of this place. Île aux Cerfs and Le Morne Brabant are places worth visiting.
- Nepal – No Visa
Surrounded by the mighty Himalayan range of mountains and the land of the highest peak of the world Mt. Everest, Nepal has an eye-catching landscape of its own. The higher altitude places are a suitable destination for trekking. Nepal is also famous for its culture and temples. September to November is said to be the most appropriate time of the year to be in Nepal as the weather is mild during the period.
- Jamaica – No Visa
The Caribbean island nation is a rare combo of blue sea adjacent to rainforests and stretched mountains. Jamaica is a great holiday destination for people found in water-adventures, swimming, and sea-diving. The best time to be in Jamaica is from Mid-December to April.
- Sir Lanka – No Visa (but special permit required)
Having ancient roots linked with India, Sri Lanka has a diverse landscape throughout its island. The island nation in the Indian Ocean has a long stretch of beach alongside the ocean with rainforests and highlands. The ancient city of Sigiriya is a place to witness the rich royal history of Sri Lanka visiting the castles, palaces, and frescoes. Being in the temperate zone, Sri Lanka welcomes the best time for tourists from December to April.
- Thailand – Visa on arrival
A place rich in Buddhist cultural architecture, the temples around Thailand makes it a popular destination for tourists as well as devotees. Thailand also has tropical beaches for a great time during your vacation stay. Wat Arun, Wat Pho, and the Emerald Buddha temple are some of the best temples to witness the Buddhist culture around the world.
- Maldives – Visa on arrival
Famous for many of its water villas, Maldives provides a great sense of calmness around its more than 3000 coral islands. Having sandy beaches adjacent to extended crystal blue lagoons serves a breathtaking view from dusk to dawn. A more comfortable time for visitors is during the less humid period from December to April.
- Indonesia – Visa on arrival
Culturally rich lands having thousands of volcanic islands, Indonesia is famous for Komodo dragons and wildlife being home to elephants, orangutans, and tigers. The preferred time to visit is around June-July so you could witness the Bali Arts Festival.
- Madagascar – Visa on arrival
Madagascar has rich biodiversity being surrounded by ocean and filled with rainforests and reefs. The place is home to the most unique wildlife around the world. Places to see in Madagascar are the national parks of Andasibe-Mantadia and Isalo with July-August to be the best time.
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