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Russia Special Tourist Visa

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About the Russian Special Tourist Visa

General Information

With the Russian Special Tourist Visa, you can travel to the country for tourism or a business-related trip.

It can be valid for up to 30 days and allows a maximum of two entries into Russia.

You will be issued with a visa for the requested amount of days that is stated in your Special Tourist Voucher.

Eligible applicants can secure their Special Tourist Visa for Russia online with Visa First.

Our team will handle your application from start to finish and boost your chances of a successful application.


You can apply for this visa if:

  • You hold a valid passport
  • You can provide the documents required
  • Your stay doesn’t exceed the period stated on your invitation

In order to apply for this visa you will be required to provide a number of documents. These may include:

  • Passport must be valid within six months after visa expiry date and contain at least two blank visa designated pages
  • Standard passport sized coloured photo with white background
  • Completed application form
  • For Non-Irish passport holders: A letter from your employer confirming your employment and upcoming trip OR a recent utility bill, bank statement, a letter from your employer confirming your employment and upcoming trip
  • In order to apply for this visa you will need to have a Russian Special Tourist Voucher organised by a licensed Russian Travel Agency. You can easily secure your special tourist voucher with Visa First
Russia Special Tourist Visa Processing Time

The processing time for a Russian Special Tourist visa is between 5 and 10 working days from the day your visa is applied for


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