How to obtain a visa to visit Iran?
As a citizen of a foriegn country , we can provide you with the visa invitation code and you can get your visa issued either in Iranian embassy in your country or you can get your visa on arriavl at IKA international airport . This the procedures for all coutries except : US, Canada, UK,Pakistan , afganistan , Bangladesh , Lybia and India .The rules and regulations are subject to change , pls check Irancitytour.com for updates.
As an American Citizens, Canadians , we will provide you with the code and you can mail your passport to Iran Cosulate in washington DC and they will issue your visa .You should also have a verified tour guide to accompany you all the tour.However the procedure may take about 45 to 60 days. Please plan in advance .
Now that the agreement between iran and US has been achieved by july 2015 , the relationship between 2 countries has been alleviated and this make the visa procedures for US citizens at a faster pace .
More facts about visa:
every foreign visitor is required to have visa. Nationals of Israel will be refused entry under all circumstances.
The Embassy of Iran in the visitor’s home country or overseas issues the visas. To obtain a visa, a Letter of Invitation is required from a sponsor in Iran and certified by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. Normally the sponsor is a tour operating agency. Once the permission is granted it is then sent to the Iran Consulate overseas where the visa is issued. The complete procedure can take from 20 days to one month.
Invitation Letter requirement:
To issue the Letter of Invitation, which will enable tourist to obtain Iran visa, the following application should be fully completed . Also the colored scan copy of the passport should be submitted before applying for the visa and the form should be filled providing Day-by-day itinerary. Applicants must also submit two-way tickets and evidence of hotel reservation.
The application for visa is as following:
Tourist visa invitation cost :
cost in US$: 35 dollars
cost in euro: 20 euro
In order to request your visa invitation letter , please click the visa application buttom at the top of this page and we will contact you accordingly .
Visa regulations are liable to change at short notice. Prospective visitors are advised to contact the nearest Iran Consular section or the Embassy.