15 Best International Holiday Destinations for Indians

Here is a list of top 15 most affordable and international holiday/vacation destinations from around the world only for Indians travelers with cheap accommodation and best food.

Singapore

Uniqely Singapore is a international tourist destination and ranks third best country to visit in Asia after Japan and Hong Kong. Jurong Bird Park, Singapore Zoo, River Safari, Singapore Night Safari and Orchard Road are the few most popular tourist attractions in Singapore.

Thimphu, Bhutan

The Kingdom of Bhutan is touched by the state of Assam, West Bengal and Arunachal Pradesh. Tourism in Bhutan offers an unique culture and traditions with list of landscape ranges such as highest unclimbed mountain in the world, Paro Taktsang Monastery and diverse wildlife.

Book Flight From Kolkata to Thimphu.

Currency Bhutanese ngultrum is equivalent to Indian Rupee.

A train from Kolkata to Hasimara (Kanchankanya Express) > Hasimara to Bhutan Entry Gate.

No VISA required to visit Bhutan for Indian citizens but need a valid Indian Passport and Permit (free of cost).

Get your permit in Kolkata from Royal Consulate of Bhutan in Kolkata.

Kathmandu, Nepal

Lumbini is birthplace of Gautama Buddha and the country of Nepal has list of heritage temples of Hindu and Buddhist. Tourism is one of the major industry in Nepal and hotspot destination for mountaineers who are seeking wilderness and adventure activities.

Tribhuvan International Airport in Kathmandu.

Indian Nationals do NOT require a visa to visit Nepal.

From Gorakhpur via train then Sonauli by bus > Pokhara or Kathmandu

Indian currency acceptable in Nepal > INR 1 = 1.6 Nepalese Rupee.

Colombo, Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka is separated by water from the Indian subcontinent and a popular place of tourist attraction for Indian travelers. Most foreign tourist visitors arriving to Sri Lanka are from India.

INR 1 = 2.38 Sri Lankan Rupee

Best time to visit Srilanka from India is between December to April.

Get a flight from Chennai to Colombo.

Getting a Sri Lanka Visa is very simple – Hold a valid passport and get Electronic Travel Authorization online.

Bangkok, Thailand

Bangkok, Phuket, Krabi,Koh Samui and Pattaya are well known and famous places to visit in Thailand. Three places you should not miss while traveling to Thailand include Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai and Pai along with surrounding destinations as well as floating market.

1 INR – 0.48 Thailand Baht

Indian passport holders can have 15 Days Visa on Arrival

Direct flights from Mumbai/Chennai to Bangkok on Air Asia.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Kuala Lumpur commonly known as KL is the sixth most visited city in the world and the major tourist destinations in Kuala Lumpur are Kuala Lumpur Tower, Petronas Twin Towers, Mahamariamman Temple and Batu Caves.

1 INR – 0.59 Malaysia Ringgit

Mumbai to Kuala Lumpur Flight via Colombo.

Batu Caves dedicated to Lord Murugan is one of the most popular Hindu temple outside India, having world’s tallest statue of Lord Murugan.

Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam

Over the recent years, Tourism in Vietnam have continued to rise and have become an important tourist destinations for backpackers. Vietnam Timeless Charm is the tourist slogans and have become a new tourist destination in Southeast Asia.

Siem Reap, Cambodia

Cambodia has several popular beaches and a popular stop for backpackers. Indian tourist vising Cambodia should visit Angkor Wat temple complex in Siem Reap Province along with Angkor Thom, Kirirom National Park and Sihanoukville city.

Bagan, Myanmar

Myanmar also known as Burma is a beautiful Buddhist nation on earth and a must visit place from India. The best way to explore the Myanmar Pagoda through hot air balloon flying over the city of Bagan and offers a bird eye view.

The most popular tourist attractions and destinations in Myanmar include Pindaya Caves, Shwedagon Pagoda, Kandawgyi Hall palace in Lake, Kyaiktiyo Pagoda and Shri Kali Temple.

Bali, Indonesia

Bali is a wonderful Indonesian island destination and most beautiful places to visit from India. The island has beautiful beach and very popular among the newly wedded couples looking for honeymoon destination.

1 INR – 210.97 Indonesia Rupiah

Apply for an Indonesia Visa

Reaching Bali by flights via Singapore, Malaysia Or Bangkok

Bali is also home to most of the Indonesia’s Hindu and largest and holiest temple of Hindu religion called Pura Besakih.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates

Dubai is a Dubai paradise and Tourism is an important part of the Dubai. The city ranked one of the most visited city of the world, having world’s largest shopping mall, longest Cable Car, Burj Khalifa, Dubai Fountain and Wild Wadi Water Park.

Muscat, Oman

Muscat is the capital city of Oman and very different from its surrounding. The various beaches,deserts, wadis and renowned camping destination are important tourist attractions in Oman.

1 INR – 0.0059 Omani Rial

Male, Maldives

Maldives is the most popular tourist attraction for travelers coming from India for best holiday vacations. The airport located on the Hulhule island has regular flights between India cities and Maldives.

1 INR – 0.24 Maldives Rufiyaa

Maldives offers a 30 day VISA on arrival to visitors.

Bangalore is the nearest place reach Maldives via flight.

Costa Crociere Cruise from Mumbai to the Maldives.

Mauritius

The island of Rodrigues in the Indian Ocean is surrounded by coral reef and also known for its natural beauty and man made attractions. Major tourist destination in Mauritius inlcude Le Morne Brabant mountain,Chamarel Waterfalls, Casela World of Adventures and Seven Coloured Earths geological formation.

Flight – Air Mauritius from BOM to MRU – Sir Seewoosagur Ramgoolam International Airport

Currency – Carry USD or EUR and converted to MUR

Visa on Arrival at Mauritius > 1 INR – 0.51 Mauritian Rupee

Place to Visit

The unique environment of Mauritius will surely mesmerized you, There are so many things do here such as Crocodile Park, Pamplemousses Botanical Garden and water sports that include Sea Walking, Catamaran Cruises and Scuba Diving.

Ile aux Cerfs Island
Coloured Earth
Charamel Waterfall
Casela World of Adventure
Black River Gorges National Park

The best time to visit Mauritius from India is from end of May to December, When the mild climate of Mauritius offers best of the tourist season and the Indian Ocean ideal for swimming.

Hong Kong

Tourism in Hong Kong is a service sector and an important part of the economy. Hong Kong – Live it, Love it! is the marketing campaign of Hong Kong, main attractions and tourist destination in Hong Kong are Victoria Peak, New Kowloon, Ocean Park, Hong Kong Disneyland and Lantau Island.