Tourist visa (OT)

Single or double entry – for a maximum period of 1 month.

Documents required:

1. Current passport which should be valid for a minimum of six months after visa's expiration date and has at least 2 blank pages which do not need to be consecutive.

2. A 'Tourist confirmation' document stamped and signed by authorized person. They can be obtained through your hotel or an approved travel agent who deals with trips to Russia, and should be valid for the entire duration of your trip. The stamp and all details should be clearly readable.

3. Return tickets with confirmed travel dates to and from Russia.

4. Completed visa application signed by the Applicant only. Application available online at Incomplete visa application forms shall not be processed. All questions in the application form should be answered. If a question is not applicable to the applicant, he or she should put "N/A". Each application form must be signed by the visa applicant personally.

5. One picture of an applicant (3x4 cm) glued to the indicated space on the application form.

6. Insurance policy for the whole period of stay in Russia (for EU countries only).

7. Proof of residence in the Republic of Kazakhstan for the last 90 days. One of the following documents should be submitted to confirm the same: a valid RK visa in passport or valid RK residence (or work) permit.

8. Copies of all documents mentioned above.

Please note: Tourist visa becomes valid only after 3 working days following the date it has been issued on.