With just five days left for the new year to kick in, the ‘vacay’ mode gets strong with bags being packed and flights getting booked. While there exist some fellow mortals who are still searching for their exotic dream location, some are bitten by the procrastination bug or perhaps merely feeling exhausted thinking about the long and tedious process of seeking a travel visa. Don’t worry, the ultimate last-minute travel guide has shown up! For all those wishing for a hassle-free and stunning location to celebrate the coming year, check out our list below, consisting of some of the most spectacular and offbeat countries offering visas on arrival for Indian travelers. From Laos–the land of a million elephants to Jordan–the land of the archeological treasury, choose your impromptu nirvana to celebrate the new year with a bang!
Description: Vientiane, the capital of Laos
With a visa on arrival issued for 30 days, this is your destination for a quaint beach getaway.
Backed by a visa on arrival for 90 days, acquire your dose of exotic adrenaline in this dreamland
Explore your adventure bug in this UNESCO-listed world heritage site with a visa on arrival valid for up to 90 days and available only from Bole international airport in Addis Ababa.
With a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days, get ready for an enthralling journey in this scenic country.
Enjoy a wonderful time in some of the most captivating beaches, enchanting rainforests, and rich natural reserves in this country by availing a visa on arrival valid for up to 90 days via the tourist registration process.
Description: Angkor Wat temple, Cambodia
With a visa on arrival for 30 days, enjoy your holidays in this charming, offbeat country.
Provided by a visa on arrival for 15 days, this country delivers the complete package of travel fantasies with its dreamy beaches, exuberant nightlife, shopping, and glorious temples.
Ring in your new year celebrations in the land of spell-binding culture and mouth-watering cuisine, with a visa on arrival available for 30 days.
Known as one of the most popular exotic tourist destinations, the country provides a visa on arrival for 30 days.
With a visa on arrival for 60 days, enjoy a stunning holiday in this culturally diverse country.
This much sought-after location is rich with clear waters, alluring beaches and luxurious overwater villas. Plan your holidays via a visa on arrival for 30 days.
Description:To Sua ocean trench– popular swimming hole, Upolu island, Samoa
Known as the ‘Cradle of Polynesia’, groove to the mesmerizing beat of Samoan culture filled with dance, music, and visual arts. Plan your visit by acquiring a permit on arrival valid for 60 days.
With a visa on arrival available for 30 days, this is a land like no other for your exotic travel escapades.
Trinidad and Tobago
Reel in enthralling festivities and music in this land of traditions that provides a visa on arrival for 90 days.
Provided with a visa on arrival for 30 days, indulge in some exciting water sports in the world’s most popular diving destinations.
Also known as the ‘Rooftop of the World’, this country is brimmed with plush wilderness and snow-capped mountain peaks. Have a wintery time here with a visa on arrival for 30 days.
Description: Masoala National park, Madagascar.
With a visa on arrival for a maximum stay of 30 days, explore some of the rarest flora and fauna in this rich and vastly abundant country.
With a visa on arrival valid for 30 days, this is your cue to have a youthful holiday in the land of ‘Samba’.
Revered as the ‘Las Vegas’ of the far east, enjoy your stay with a visa on arrival for up to 30 days.
Description : Al Khazneh treasury, Petra, southern Jordan.
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With a visa on arrival for 15 days, this is the ultimate paradise filled with dreamy ruins, ancient towns, and enchanting landscapes.