The Iranian embassy in Moscow confirmed on Tuesday that an agreement between Iran and Russia, endorsed by presidents of the two countries, is going to simplify visa requirements for certain nationals from the two nations.
The Russian Foreign Ministry said in a statement:The purpose of this agreement to facilitate visa requirements for citizens of both countries. Visa facilities for Iranian businessmen and Russian participants in science, culture, art and also the students and tourists.
Apart from financial interests in the field of tourism we hope this is the beginning of economic growth and cultural proximity between two neighboring countries. Iran is good marketing as a new and unique tourism destination with high potential in the fields of investment and Russian is Beautiful and Historical destination for the millions of Iranian travelers in the year.