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Tourist Visa

Documents Required

  • Completed Visa Application Form
  • Passport validity required more than 6 month with at least 2 blank pages
  • Old visa copy if they have traveled to India before
  • 2 recent (not older than 3 months) colored photographs (2 inches X 2 inches) with white background ONLY.
  • 1 Passport front page copies
  • Thai ID copy
    (Child under 15 years old must have these following documents for submission:  Birth Certificate/House registration, Copy of parents Thai passport/Thai ID, Letter from parents for allowing to travel and specifying details of travel (ex. will be travelling with .....and when and how)(if travelling with a guardian/School/Tour must attach documents of the guardian/school/Tour along) 

Processing Time

  • Three working days.

Special privilege to Buddhist monks/nuns holding Thai Passports: 
Gratis (Free) Visa is granted to Buddhist monks/nuns intending to visit India for pilgrimage

Non-Thai Nationals 

Documents Required:

  • Completed Visa Application Form
  • 2 recent colour photographs - 2 inches X 2 inches
  • Two Photocopies of passport, to include current Thai visa page
  • Reference form.
  • Copy of return flight ticket
  • Copy of hotel booking
  • Gap of two months is mandatory between two consecutive visits for nationals of Afghanistan, China, Iran, Iraq, Sudan, Pakistan, Bangladesh, foreigners of Bangladesh and Pakistan origin only.

Processing Time

  • For Non-Thai nationals visa is issued on the 6th working day.

#Some individual cases may require around 6-8 weeks time for processing.


The Embassy of India reserves the right to refuse visa without assigning reasons and without refund of fee.

Tourist Visa on Arrival Scheme

A "Tourist Visa-on-Arrival (TVOA)" Scheme is available to International Travellers whose sole objective of visiting India is recreation , sight-seeing , casual visit to meet friends or relatives, short duration medical treatment or casual business visit. 
For further details, please visit the e-Tourist Visa segment in the Embassys website.