Russian Tourist Visa for Foreign Citizens

If a foreign citizen plans to visit his/her relatives or friends in Russia or just get acquainted with the culture of this country, its sights, architecture, etc., he/she will need a tourist visa.

What is the Russian Tourist Visa?

The tourist visa is an authorization document, permitting a foreigner to receive the right of entry and short-term stay in Russia (up to 30 days) in order to familiarize with the cultural heritage of the country. A visa is issued on the basis of a tourist invitation. You can order it at a travel agency, which will be the inviting party for a foreigner when applying for a visa.