Travel: These 10 countries allow one to drive with Indian driving licence
If road expedition in a foreign land is what you dream of, then grab a ticket to Norway. An Indian tourist with his valid Indian license in English language can drive around the country for a period of three months.
The fascinating island of Mauritius is a driverÃ¢ÂÂs paradise. Carry the Indian license and drive in pleasure along the sandy beaches. The driving license has to be in English and you can drive those vehicles that are permitted by home license for four weeks. Carry International Driving Permit to rent cars easily.
Breathtaking cliffs, vivid flora and unique fauna-this is South Africa, a country that grew up to a paradise for nature lovers. Here, you are eligible to drive through the countryÃ¢ÂÂs enticing roads with Indian license. Make sure it is in English and contains your photo and signature. Carry along an International Driving Permit as many car rental companies ask for it while hiring.
Great Britain which includes England, Scotland and Wales allows Indians to drive with their home countryÃ¢ÂÂs license for one year. However, make a note that you will be allowed to drive only those vehicles which your Indian license permit. So folks, get ready for a long drive along the pictorial British countryside.
Scenic Switzerland dotted by Swiss Alps, turquoise lakes and green meadows, is everyoneÃ¢ÂÂs dream destination. A journey to this magical country will turn more breathtaking when you will explore it with your Indian license. Swiss authority allows Indians to drive with their English version of home license for one year.
Are you 21 years of age with a valid Indian license? If so, then you can drive in New Zealand whenever you wish to. However, remember that you are permitted to drive only those vehicles which your Indian license allows you to. If the license is partially in English, get it translated from New Zealand Transport Agency or a government recognized translator. You will have one whole year to explore this small yet postcard like country along the Pacific.
Take along a French translated copy of your Indian driving license and drive through the scenic locales of France for one year. A country rich in culture, artificial edifices and natural wonders, France should be explored by road.
Do you know that you can drive through Canberra, Queensland, New South Wales and South Australia simply with your Indian driving license? Make sure that the driving license is in English and also remember that Australia allows to drive those vehicles that your Indian license permit. The country gives three months to explore it on wheels.
Home to some of the most amazing driving routes of the world, United States of America is a country to explore by road. USA allows to drive with Indian driving license, as long as it is in English. Get an International Driving Permit and I-94 form as proves of your date of arrival in the country. You are permitted to drive for one year from the date of arrival.
Indian tourists are permitted to drive in Germany for a period of six months from their date of arrival in the country with a valid Indian license. Get a translated copy of your Indian driving license from any German diplomatic mission beforehand. Also, many roads in Germany have no speed limits. Hit the roads and discover Germany, a country of fairy tales.