India is one of the best tourist Destination in the world and yearly millions of tourists are coming to India. Tourists of all countries have to apply for Tourist Visa for Visiting India for sight seeing other recreational activities.
India also provide Visa on Arrival for citizens from some countries. They can come to India without Visa and Visa is provided in the Airport. Currently a toursit can get visa on arrival from Mumbai and delhi Airports and another 4 Airports will be added shortly.
Visa on Arrival will be available for countries like
- New Zealand
More countries will be added by the Government of India. Currently citizens from these countries can avail Visa on Arrival in India.
Currently Tourist who are coming through Delhi or Mumbai Airport can avail the Visa on Arrival Facility. Soon another 4 airports will be added to the list which are Hyderabad, Kochi, Goa, Bengaluru.
A Tourist Visa on Arrival will be available to tourists of above mentioned countries who are entering to India through the above stated airports. They will be granted a Visa on Arrival for 30 Days duration.
This visa cannot be extended above 30 days and cannot be converted to another visa. If the tourist marries an Indian when he was staying in india then the tourist can convert the visa to Entry(X) visa.
If the Tourist becomes ill and cannot be travel back on time can convert their visa into medical visa upon the submission of medical certificate.
Fees for Tourist Visa on Arrival:
Fees of the Visa is $ 60 or its equivalent in Indian Rupees per passenger to be paid at the Airport for the Visa.
A toursit can get this visa 2 times in a year and there should be minimum of 2 months gap between each visit.
For more details please visit http://www.immigrationindia.nic.in