Russia - Holiday facts and Information

Holiday facts and information about Russia

General facts

Trip Preparation

Trip Preparation

Language

Russian

Currency

Currency is Russian Rouble. October 2012: $1 - approximately 30 Russian roubles.

Visa requirements

A visa to the Russian Federation is a document, permitting stay in Russia for a specific period of time. Visa lists entry/exit dates, your name, passport details, and a purpose of travel. Most foreign citizens need a Russian visa to enter Russia. If you lose your visa or stay over your designated departure date, leaving the country could be more troublesome than entering it.   Tourist visa type is a document which allows foreigners to travel to Russia as tourists. Such visas are issued for a maximum of 30 days and cannot be extended.   To apply for your visa you will need a Tourist voucher and Confirmation.  Vaccines