All nationalities are very welcome to visit Iran and contrary to popular belief , visa application for Iran is not complicated.
All foreign nationals must apply for an Iranian visa through an approved Iranian travel agency .Iran visa can be categorized in touristy, airport visas and also it can be categorized in to visa for American and non-American citizens.
Normal visa procedure: getting Iranian visa is very easy, at first you must fill the below form and send us a scanned copy of your passport(less than 100KB and preferably jpg format) and we forward your documents to our MFA and then depending on your nationality they give us your authorization number. Upon approval we will give you this code and you take it to the Iranian embassy that you requested on your form .. that’s it :)
Iran visa for American nationals: Americans are required to have travel guide accompany them for the entire trip and they must have a detailed itinerary. The travel agency may apply for a visa authorization number (invitation letter) from the Iranian Ministry of foreign affairs (MFA).
For airport visa: within this kind of visa, nationals of some countries that introduced by ministry of foreign affairs ,are allowed to get a two week tourist visa upon their arrival to Iran, at one of the main airports of Tehran Imam or Mehrabad,Mashhad,Shiraz,Tabriz and Isfahan airports.
The documents are necessary:
- A valid passport with minimally 6 month’s validity
- 2 pieces of 1 in 1 inch pictures
- a confirmed return ticket
- a form that must be complete by the applicant at the airport
NOTICE: only travelers who want to visit Iran for tourist purposes can get airport visa. The process of getting authorization number varies based on the nationality of applicant for instance American nationals may require 35 to 40 days ,British and Canadian nationals 20 days and other nationals 7 to 14 days for their authorization numbers to be issued.
Fees: There are two visa fees,
- Our admin fee ($39 USD) which pays for the authorization number and invitation letter.
- Embassy fee: this is a stamp which varies from embassy to embassy (between 30 to 50 euros)
We hope you’ll come and if you have any other question ,please ask us it’s our pleasure to help you ,we are at your service in any time of day. Enjoy visiting Iran