6 New Destinations You Can Now Fly To From India Directly

Planning a vacation to international destinations but don't want layovers? Here are 6 new destinations Indians can now fly directly to that you must explore.

Published On Sep 29, 2023 | Updated On Mar 05, 2024


With the introduction of new direct flights, India’s most popular airline Indigo has taken a tremendous flight in its prestigious journey. The affordable fares, generous hospitality and unburdened travel experience offered by this low-cost airline make passengers choose Indigo over and over again. The addition of the new direct flights has opened up newer avenues for tourists. This implies new destinations and routes and thereby an increasing demand for journeys abroad and also to India. This innovative idea has created an amazing opportunity for customers to explore numerous places worldwide.

Recently, 6 new direct flights were announced by Indigo to International destinations from Delhi and Mumbai. The flights to Kenya, Indonesia, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Uzbekistan and Kazakhstan started in July.

Here is all you need to know about the 6 destinations you fly directly to now

With its incredible natural beauty, Kenya is a must-visit tourist spot located in Africa. There are quite a lot of places to roam around and enjoy here. The major attractions include Amboseli National Park, Mount Kenya, Lake Victoria, Lake Naivasha, Samburu National Reserve, Diani Beach, Manda Bay, The Great Rift Valley and many more. The Capital city Nairobi is home to many museums and hills. The scenic beauty of the country is at its best during the summer season. 
Flight duration: 6 hours, 23 minutes
Flight from: Mumbai
Approximate cost: Rs 16,000 - 20,000
What to do there: Jeep safari, Hike to Mount Kenya, Cycling through the Great Rift Valley

The tropical beaches and wondrous volcanoes make Indonesia a much-awaited destination for travellers. The place was formed as a result of the union of 17,000 unique islands which are different from each other. Located in Southeast Asia, this fabulous place is a hub of several exciting attractions. Many wonderful places in Indonesia can captivate your soul. Bali is a place that holds a special place in most of our bucket lists. The memorable nightlife at Gili Islands, exploring the exotic coral species at Raja Ampat Islands, the breathtaking view of sun rays altering colours at Maluk Beach, the gigantic peaks at Kelimutu Lake, the huge monitor lizards at Komodo National Park, the active volcanoes at Mount Bromo, the sacred Dieng Plateau, the cultural abode of Torajaland.. the list goes on. You won’t have to ponder much on what to do once you reach here. The options are numerous. 
Flight duration: 7 hours, 17 minutes
Flight from: New Delhi and Mumbai
Approximate cost: Rs 26,000 - 31,000
What to do there: Diving in Tegenungan Waterfalls, Shopping at Ubud Market, breakfast with Orangutans at Bali

With a rich blend of history, culture, natural beauty and culinary delights, Georgia is a fascinating and unique destination for travel enthusiasts. Top attractions in Georgia include Old Town Tbilisi, Aerial Tramway, Batumi Botanical Gardens, The Bridge of Peace, Tsminda Sameba Cathedral, Narikala Fortress, Batumi Dolphinarium and Funicular among many others. Often referred to as the 'Cradle of Wine', the country is famous for its peculiar winemaking methods. You can enhance your travel experience at this enchanting destiny with a wide array of exciting activities such as hiking, golfing, camping etc. 
Flight duration: 5 hours, 27 minutes
Flight from: New Delhi
Approximate cost: Rs 31,000
What to do there: Hiking, golfing, camping

Officially known as the Republic of Azerbaijan, this is a country located in the South Caucasus region of Eurasia, at the crossroads of Eastern Europe and Western Asia. The ancient buildings and the iconic Maiden Tower located in the capital city of Baku serve as a spectacular view. Heydar Aliyev Centre is an architectural marvel that amazes visitors. Boulevard Seaside Park, Gobustan National Park and Sheki Bazaar are other places of interest. 
Flight duration: 4 hours, 53 minutes
Flight from: New Delhi
Approximate cost: Rs 15,000
What to do there: Skiing and snowboarding in winter, hiking and nature exploration in summer

Uzbekistan, a country in Central Asia, is often known as the heart of the Silk Road since it is an ancient network of trade routes that connected East and West. The city is home to some of the most well-preserved and stunning historic cities in the world. Registan Square, Gur -e Amir Mausoleum- the tomb of Tamerlane and Shah-i-Zinda, a necropolis, are some of the highlights of Samarkand, a famous city in Uzbekistan. Bukhara is a historic centre which is a UNESCO World Heritage site. The famous Uzbek cuisine serves some delicious flavours that satiate your tastebuds. 
Flight duration: 2 hours, 56 minutes
Flight from: New Delhi
Approximate cost: Rs 15,000
What to do there: Eat plov, the authentic Uzbek cuisine, Camp on Aral seabed, Wine tasting

Kazakhstan is a country located in Central Asia. Being the ninth-largest country by land area, it has several attractive tourist spots. Almaty, the largest city in Kazakhstan is famous for its modern skyline, vibrant markets and cultural attractions. The capital city, Astana is a symbol of the country’s modern development. The Grand Canyon of Central Asia, Charyn Canyon is a dramatic landscape that illustrates unique rock formations and a winding river. Baikonur Cosmodrome is the world’s first and largest space launch facility and is situated in the heart of the country. 
Flight duration: 4 hours, 28 minutes
Flight from: New Delhi
Approximate cost: Rs 15,000
What to do there: Horse ride to Wild Apples Forests, Hike to Turgen Gorge

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