Tourists need to obtain a visa before traveling to India. The process is entirely online for Indian e Visa Application. The application can be submitted online, and e-Visa approval (Electronic Travel Authorization) is sent to registered email. Travellers may obtain an e-Tourist Visa, e-Business Visa and e-Medical Visa for their travel to India. E-visa can be availed for sightseeing and holiday, visiting friends and relatives, medical treatment including Ayurveda (herbal) and yoga, or to participate in sporting events, competitions and activities relating to cultural performance. Usually the processing period for issuance of e-tourist visa for India is 72 hours, subject to the required information/documents submitted by applicant on the website.
Processing time may be extended if applicant gave any incorrect information in the application or has any criminal convictions. There is no need of original passport submission or any other original documents for visa application processing to get electronically issuedIndian Visa
. The travellers have to submit their application on this website by filling the Online Application form and paying the visa service fee. The traveller is going to receive a confirmation by email after submission of the Visa application. The e Visa service is available for passport holder for many countries and are eligible for stay 60 days in India and The validity of e-Visa will be 60 days, 1 year and 5 years from the date of arrival in India. Multiple entries are permitted on one year e-Tourist Visa and e-Business Visa. Triple entries are allowed on e-Medical Visa and it can only be issued twice in a year.