Norway: 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
Mauritius: The fascinating island of Mauritius is a driver's 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 a home license for four weeks. Carry International Driving Permit to rent cars easily
South Africa: 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 country's 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: Great Britain which includes England, Scotland and Wales allows Indians to drive with their home country's 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
Switzerland: Scenic Switzerland dotted by Swiss Alps, turquoise lakes and green meadows, is everyone's 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
New Zealand: Are you 21 years of age with a valid Indian license? If so, then you can enjoy a 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 do so. 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
France: 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
Australia: 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 you to drive those vehicles that only your Indian license permits. The country gives you three months to explore it on wheels
USA: Home to some of the most amazing driving routes of the world, the United States of America is a country to explore by road. USA allows one to drive with an Indian driving license, as long as it is in written 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
Germany: 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.
Do you dream of a self-drive road trip outside India? Are you not sure how to get around with a license? Hold on! We have some good news for you! On International Tourism Day, we have listed 10 countries that allow driving with a valid Indian driving license. There are many road-friendly nations across the globe that made road trips actually easier than we can think. Carry your home license and roll the wheels down the postcard-like landscape far away from the Indian territory
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