Electronic visas for foreign guests will appear in St. Petersburg
From October 1, foreign guests of St. Petersburg and the Leningrad Region will be able to apply for an electronic visa.
The term of entry is up to 30 days, the time of stay is up to 8 days. The questionnaire is available on the website of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the country. St. Petersburg adopted the experience of the Kaliningrad region.
“From January 1, 2021, an electronic visa will work throughout the country. Russia will become the country with the most liberal visa regime among developed countries, we ourselves are waiting for this. This decision will also contribute to medical tourism, ”says the head of the Federal Tourism Agency Zarina Doguzova.