Iran announces 15 days visa free policies for Indian citizens

Calling all wanderlust-stricken Indians! Pack your bags and get ready to explore the ancient wonders of Iran, visa-free! As of February 4, 2024, the Iranian government has rolled out a new policy, granting Indian citizens visa-free access for up to 15 days, once every six months.

Read more: Complete Travel Guide to Iran from India 2024

Unveiling a New Chapter in Cultural Exchange:

IranThis exciting move by the Iranian government aims to strengthen cultural ties and boost tourism between our two nations. Imagine immersing yourself in the vibrant bazaars of Shiraz, marveling at the architectural masterpieces of Isfahan, or getting lost in the serenity of the Persian gardens – all without the worry of visa applications.

Here's what you need to know:

  • Citizenship: This offer applies only to Indian passport holders with ordinary passports.

  • Duration: Your visa-free stay is limited to a maximum of 15 days, and extensions are not possible.

  • Frequency: Mark your calendars! You can avail this visa-free entry once every six months.

  • Purpose: This is strictly for tourism purposes. Business, studies, or other reasons will require a regular visa application.

  • Entry Point: Take flight and enter Iran by air – land borders are not included in this visa exemption.

Remember, this visa-free entry is for tourism only. Business travelers, students, and those seeking longer stays or multiple entries within six months will still require a visa.

Beyond the visa-free perk:

The increasing popularity of Iran among Indian travelers is evident – a 25% jump in arrivals in the first half of 2023! This visa-free initiative is expected to further fuel this trend, opening doors to even more cultural immersion and exploration.

Iran boasts a rich tapestry of history, culture, and natural beauty. From towering mountains and turquoise deserts to bustling cities and serene mosques, the country offers an unforgettable experience for every traveler.

This move also follows a growing trend of visa liberalization, with Iran welcoming travelers from 32 other countries, including the UAE, Saudi Arabia, and Southeast Asian nations.

Also read: Indians Can Now Visit Thailand Without Visa For the Next Six Months; Details Here

Ready to embark on your Iranian adventure? Start planning your visa-free trip today and discover the magic of this captivating land! Remember, this is just the beginning – keep an eye out for future updates on visa policies and travel tips for an even smoother journey.

So, what are you waiting for? Pack your bags, book your flights, and get ready to experience the wonders of Iran!

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