There are many great options for foreign travelers making their way to India. If you are willing to visit India, then you can apply for a Visa at the Indian Embassy in your home country. In order to apply for an Indian visa, you must have a valid National Passport. However, citizens of Bhutan & Nepal can carry their means of identification to visit India.
There are various visa categories that can help you to visit India. Some of the categories are mentioned below:
A Tourist visa is meant for those who wish to travel to India for tourism purposes. It is usually offered for a period of 180 days, and is valid from the date of issue.
The collective visas are mean t for group tours (consisting of not less than four members), sponsored by a recognized travel agency. The collective visa also allows the groups to split into smaller groups to travel to different destinations in India. However, the group must reassemble & depart as the original group.
The Transit visa is also a great option if you wish to be in India for 1-2 weeks. Transit Visas are generally granted for a maximum of 15 days, and is granted by Indian Missions situated abroad.