Passports and Visas:

VISITING INDIA: In all liklihood, you will need a valid passport and a visa to enter India. It is STRONGLY recommended that you apply for a visa FOUR weeks prior to departure. Equally, do not apply too early as you might find that your visa has expired before you arrive!

You can now get your visa upon arrival.

Visa on Arrival:
Please visit: for details.

You can also get your visa in advance:

In Advance:
For residents of the USA: Please contact Cox and Kings Global Services Pvt. Ltd. Information is at, ph: 516-206-1483 or 646-589-0088.

For residents of Mexico: Visas will be issued by an online application only - see the Indian Embassy in Mexico.

For residents of Canada: Visas will be issued depending on where one resides, and this is available from

For residents of other countries: Please contact the Indian Embassy in your country.


VISITING THAILAND: Check with the Royal Thai Embassy in your country if you will need a visa to enter Thailand.


TRAVEL INSURANCE: We strongly recommend that you get adequate travel insurance when traveling overseas. Please use the service provider you are comfortable with. CSA Travel Protection is a provider of travel insurance.