Visitors who plan to visit Iran should obtain a tourist visa from Iran. Requests for tourist visas will be made by the agencies. An Iranian citizen must be hosted and complete the relevant documents. If he does not have a guest in Iran, he can pay for a tour or hotel agency to be his host agency.
1) A Scan of guest passport
2) A Scan of guest photo
3) A Scan of first page of Host ID
The Iranian tourist invitation letter is valid only 1 month from the date of issue.
Iranian tourist invitation letter to getting Iran visa: 5 working days
According to the place of residence of the guest, the nearest consulate of the Islamic Republic of Iran is selected to obtain a visa Issuing or not issuing this invitation letter is under the authority of Foreign Affairs ministry of the Islamic Republic of Iran. The issuance of this invitation does not mean the issuance of Iran visa, and the guest must personally go to the Iranian Embassy after receiving this invitation.
By receiving this invitation, the traveler can receive a 3-month Iranian tourist visa and can stay for 30-days in Iran. The place for obtaining a visa can be selected Tehran’s Imam Khomeini International Airport, in which case guests can receive their visas upon arrival at Imam Khomeini Airport. In this case, the maximum 15-days visa will be charged.
Currently issuance of an airport visa for the Indian tourists is not possible, Therefore, the place of receive visa in application form should be one of the representatives of the Islamic Republic of Iran in foreign countries. All Afghan citizens living in Afghanistan or elsewhere must apply for a visa personally to the offices of the Islamic Republic of Iran at their place of residence. Therefore, it is not possible for Afghan citizens to receive a tourist invitation letter from Iran.