Ultimate Guide To Visa-Free Countries For Indian Passport Holders

Traveling abroad is an exciting experience of us all, but getting a visa can often kills the dream or most like hamper the fun. Fortunately, Indian passport holders have the option to explore a few countries without the need for a visa. In this comprehensive guide, we explore the best visa-free destinations for Indians, provide essential travel tips and reveal everything you need to know to make the most of visa-free travel in 2024 revealed. Check out Visa Requirements Wiki.

What is VISA Free Travel?

Visa-free travel allows Indian passport holders to visit a a number of countries without the need for a pre-arranged visa. This freedom simplifies the travel process, allowing you not to worry about all the documentation and cost of getting an approved visa. The benefits of visa-free travel include easier access to diverse destinations, reduced travel preparation stress, and often faster entry through immigration.

Let’s now jump in and check out the list of countries giving visa free access.


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Thailand announced visa free entry and stay for Indians in 2023 for a period of 6 months. Based on the tourist response, Thai govt decided to extend the visa exemption for another 6 months.

Visa Free Period: Until 11 Nov 2024

Top Destinations: Bangkok, Phuket, Phi Phi islands, Chang Mai, etc.

Best Time to Visit: November to February – Cool and dry weather

Currency: Thai Baht (THB) 1 THB = 0.42 INR.


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Visa free entry and stay for Indians in Malaysia from 1 December 2023 until 31 December 2024.

Visa Free Period: Until 31 Dec 2024

Top Destinations: Kuala Lumpur, Johor Bahru, Langkawi, etc.

Best Time to Visit: March to early October.

Currency: Malaysian Ringgit (MYR) 1 MYR = 18.87 INR.


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Kenya announced visa free entry from 1 Jan 2024 for all international tourists.

Top Destinations: Masai Mara, Nairobi, countless national parks etc.

Best Time to Visit: June to October and January to February.

Currency: Kenyan Shilling (KES) 1 KES = 0.58 INR.


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Iran offers 15 days non-extendable visa free stay for Indian tourists.

Top Destinations: Tehran, Yazd, Tehran Grand Bazaar, Golestan Palace, etc.

Best Time to Visit: March to May and September to November.

Currency: Iranian Rial (IRR) 1 IRR = 0.00198 INR.

These are the countries offering visa free access for Indian travellers. However, it’s important to note that each visa-free country may have different rules regarding the permitted length of stay.

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Make sure to check out my Goa and Bali article.

Sulaksh More Written by:

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