Russia Visa for Indians

  • 18/03/2021

Russia is visited by lots of tourists every year. The Red Square and St Basil's Cathedral being the most famous landmarks in Russia. Remember most guests need a visa to enter Russia and getting one is not difficult. 

Do Indians need visa to visit Russia?

Yes, citizens of India require visa before entering Russia.

How long does it take to get Russia visa?

Russia visa can take upto 5 working days but you can also opt for express processing for a little higher fees.

What are the documents required for Russia tourist visa?

You will need the following documents to apply for Russia visa if your travel duration is less than 15 Days.

  • Passport
  • 2 Passport size photograph with white background.
  • Application form
  • Tourist Invitation letter

If your travel duration is 15 days or more then you to submit following additional documents.

  • Confirmed hotel booking for entire duration.
  • Confirm return flight tickets
  • Day wise itinerary.

What is the tourist invitation letter?

It is a document stating that you are officially invited to Russia by a Russian travel company or a hotel that is accredited by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation. This document has two parts: A Voucher and a Confirmation of the Admission of a Foreign Tourist. It is necessary to present an Invitation Letter for you to apply for a Russian visa.

How to get tourist invitation letter?

You can contact a travel company in Russia for invitation letter or you can contact Happy Voyaging on whatsapp +919315723375