How to Get a Tourist Visa on Arrival for Iran

Iran Visa on Arrival

Iran Visa on Arrival

Foreigners of some countries can get an Iranian tourist visa upon arrival (at the airports in Iran).  This visa is valid for 2 weeks. There are a number of reputable Iranian tour companies that can help you, including G Adventures.  You will be given a document with which you can board the flight for Iran without a visa in your passport.

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Contact an agency to get the relevant forms

There are a number of reputable Iranian tour companies that can help you with this, including G Adventures.

Receive your authorization

The good people at one of the visa agencies I mentioned above will give you a document that you can carry with you on to board your flight to Iran.

Take your trip

That’s it! The visa is usually good for a stay of up to 2 weeks (17 days).

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