Indian passport, ranked 84th in the world’s most powerful passport index 2020, can get you visa-free entry to 58 destinations worldwide, according to a new report. Based on data from the International Air Transport Association (IATA), Henley & Partners has come out with a passport index where countries are ranked according to the number of destinations their passport holder can access without a prior visa.
AFRICA: Botswana, Cape Verde Islands, Comoros Islands, Ethiopia, Gabon, Guinea-Bissau, Kenya, Madagascar, Mauritania, Mauritius ,Mozambique, Rwanda ,Senegal ,Seychelles, Sierra Leone ,Somalia, Tanzania, Togo ,Tunisia ,Uganda Zimbabwe
OCEANIA: Cook Islands, Fiji, Marshall Islands, Micronesia, Niue, Palau Islands, Samoa, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Caribbean, Barbados, British Virgin Islands, Dominica, Grenada, Haiti, Jamaica, Montserrat, St. Kitts and Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Trinidad and Tobago.
Nepal: Home to the Himalayas, Nepal is nothing short of a dream for trekkers. Beautiful temples and charming hillside villages adorn the streets of the country making it one of finest tourist destinations in the world.
Macao: The Vegas of China is known for its world class entertainment and the constant backdrop of glitz and glamour. A gambler’s paradise, Macau has a rich Chinese heritage with hints of Portuguese culture.
Senegal: With vibrant streets on one hand and quaint villages on the other, Senegal provides a myriad of experiences to its visitors. National parks, beautiful colonial architecture and quaint villages are some of its highlights.
Tunisia: Tucked away in Northern Africa, Tunisia borders the sea and the Saharan desert. Archaeological exhibits, museums, mosques and a thriving souk are some of the things that attract tourists from all around the world.
Cook Islands: Islands, mountains and coral reefs surrounded by crystal clear water and all within the same landscape is possible in Cook Islands. Known for its snorkeling and scuba diving sites, the country is a South Pacific Paradise. Head here for a laid back vacations
Micronesia: Micronesia, made up of four islands, is home to palm-shaded beaches, wreck-filled dives and ancient ruins. Apart from beaches, Micronesia has history and culture ready to be served to whoever visits.
Niue: One of the smallest countries with one of the largest raised coral atolls on earth, Niue is where nature retains its sanctity. The country is spread around 14 villages with less than 1,500 residents.
Dominica: All volcanic activity underwater has led to spellbinding underwater preserves and the best diving experience. Apart from that one can hike through rainforests or simply soak up the positivity.
St. Kitts and Nevis: An island country in the West Indies, St. Kitts and Nevis, offers not only pristine islands but also a flavour of local rum and beach bonfire. St. Kitts is small enough to see in a day, and big enough to explore for a lifetime.
Ecuador: Endowed with vast natural wealth and abundant biodiversity, Ecuador is a paradise for those looking to plan a vacation in nature’s lap. While here one should not miss a visit to the various national parks.