Tourist visa can be obtain by an applicant for the period up to 1 month and can be single entry or double entry only.
To process Russian tourist visa Iranian citizen should apply to some Iranian tourist agency.
To apply for tourist visa an applicant should have the following documents:
1. Standard tourist confirmation (original) from the authorized hosting Russian travel agency, registered with the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The confirmation should contain full name of the traveler, date of birth, passport number, date of entry/departure, itinerary, the agency's reference number, official seal and signature of the authorized person. HOTEL BOOKING STATEMENT IS NOT VALID FOR OBTAINING A TOURIST VISA.
2. Transport ticket with date of entry/departure from Russia. The ticket date should coincide with the date of entry/departure indicated in confirmation and voucher.
3. Valid foreign passport (original only and it should have at least 2 clear visa pages). It must be valid not less than 6 months after the visa expiration date.
4. Completed visa application form, signed by an applicant only. All information must be filled in English.
5. 1 photo (3x4, mat).
6. Medical insurance.
(Standard tourist confirmation is to be issued by an applicant's tourist agency)
ATTENTION! When entering Russia with the tourist visa, you could be asked to present your tourist confirmation and a return ticket with a fixed date of departure from Russia at the border checkpoint.
PLEASE, DON'T FORGET TO TAKE WITH YOU A CONFIRMATION'S COPY AND RETURN TICKET WHEN TRAVELLING TO RUSSIA!
REMEMBER! All documents should be submitted not less, than 5 business days prior to the entry to the Russian Federation!