Going to India? Get an eTV (eTourist Visa). It’s a visa that one can apply for around a month before flight date. What do you need to do?
- Fill up your application online: https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/Registration
- Upload a picture (be sure to meet the specifications) and a scanned copy of your passport
- Pay the visa application fee (around USD50)
Done! Simplest visa application EVER.
You’ll receive an email that your application has been received. I received the confirmation that my visa has been granted the next day: