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A Guide to Muscat International Airport

Muscat International Airport (formally Seeb International Airport) is the main aviation hub in Oman. The airport is located approximately 10km from the center of Muscat, Oman’s capital city. The airport covers some 13 square miles and is today serviced by 2 runways. It is the largest and busiest airport in Oman. A significant proportion of […]

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List of Oman Embassies and Consulates

While a number of foreign nationalities are now able to obtain an Oman visa through a simple online application, those not eligible for an Oman eVisa are still required to submit a visa application in person at an Omani Embassy or Consulate. Oman has diplomatic representation in over 70 countries around the world, including 49 […]

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Coronavirus Update: Oman Suspends All Visas for 1 Month

Last Update: March 15, 2020 As part of the worldwide response to the recent coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, restrictions are now in place preventing citizens of foreign countries from traveling to Oman on a tourist visa. The suspension is expected to be a short-term measure implemented to aid containment efforts, and it is hoped that all […]

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How to Extend a Visa for Oman

Oman tourism is on the rise: over 3 million international tourists entered the country in 2018. While the Gulf area is expecting to see a 54% growth in Chinese arrivals by 2030, Oman is opening itself up to all foreign tourism by granting electronic visas to visitors from over 100 countries worldwide. An electronic visa […]

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Vaccinations to Travel to Oman

Oman is a incredible country to visit in the Middle East. Although it is not a dangerous or risky country for tourists, it is worth taking some precautions before setting off and this includes getting the recommended vaccinations. Before traveling to Oman, it is advisable to see a medical professional at least 8 weeks before […]

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Oman Visa on Arrival (VOA)

Before visiting Oman, all foreign citizens should check the Oman visa requirements to see if they require a travel document to enter the country. There are only a few nationalities who are visa-exempt for Oman, citizens of Gulf Cooperation Countries such as Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, and the United Arab Emirates. All other foreign citizens are […]

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Photo Requirements for an Oman Visa

The Oman e-Visa is an electronic travel authorization introduced by the Sultanate of Oman in March 2018, which permits eligible citizens to travel to the country for purposes of tourism or business. In order to apply for the Oman eVisa, it is necessary to meet several requirements for documents, including some specific requirements for the […]