Russian visa invitation (also called visa support or tourist voucher) is a mandatory document to obtain the visa to Russia. I have requested letters of invitation to many hotels and to different Russian tour operators. In this article I will tell you my experience about this document, which continues generating many doubts and questions when it comes to processing the visa to Russia. I also
1.1. Russian Invitation Letter (Visa Support)
The invitation letter to Russia (also called visa support or tourist voucher or tourist confirmation) is a document by which a natural or legal person, resident in Russia, invites you to visit him, whether for tourism, business, studies or private visits.
It is a mandatory document to apply for a Russian visa. Do not confuse the invitation letter with the hotel reservation. They have nothing to do with it. The hotel reservation is not necessary to obtain a Russian visa. I have requested letters of invitation to Russia from many hotels and from different Russian tour operators. The cheapest and fastest way (5 minutes) to obtain a tourist invitation voucher is through one of these three Russian tour operators, which allow you to get the invitation in PDF format ready to print (choose the one you prefer):
In this article I’ll explain how nights on the train should be reflected on both the application for a tourist invitation (also called visa support) and the Russian visa application form. As you will see, it’s quite simple. Nights on the train on the application for an invitation letter or a Russian visa A question that I am frequently asked when the documents are being prepared to apply for
If you travel to Russia on a cruise ship (or take a river cruise) and you need an invitation letter to process your visa to Russia, there are different authorized Russian tour operators that will allow you to obtain the letter of invitation in 5 minutes. In this post I’ll explain how to do it. 1. Arriving in Russia on a cruise (to St. Petersburg or other Russian ports) More than 600,000
If you have booked or are booking your accommodation in Russia through Airbnb (or similar apartment rental platforms) and you need an invitation letter to process your visa to Russia, there are different authorized Russian tour operators that will allow you to obtain the letter of invitation in 5 minutes. In this post I’ll explain how to do it. Introduction One question I get asked very