Visa to Oman:
Planning a trip to Oman? But before you pack your bags, but one question might haunt your mind: Do I need a visa? That’s where Nawafir Tours steps in, your trusted agency to unlocking the wonders of Oman, visa and all!
The Sultanate of Oman implements visa exemptions for nationals of 103 countries and regions. These exemptions allow eligible individuals to enter Oman without a visa for a stay of up to 14 days. However, it is important to note that certain requirements must be met to qualify for the visa exemption. These requirements include having a prior and confirmed hotel booking, possessing valid health insurance, and holding a return ticket.
Depending on the nation of origin and whether a single entry or multiple visit visa is selected, visa fees can cost between US$ 15 and US$ 145.
The list of countries and regions whose nationals are eligible for the visa exemption is provided below:
China (includes Hong
Citizens of GCC countries (the Kingdom of Bahrain, the State of Kuwait, the State of Qatar, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates) do not require visas to enter Oman.
- The process of obtaining a visa for visitors to Oman is managed by the Royal Oman Police (ROP).
- Citizens of other nationalities can establish their visa options via the ROP’s eVisa website.
- This website will guide you through the process of applying online for an appropriate visa to enter Oman. There are four video guides to help you complete the online visa application process, which you can find by scrolling down the home page of the ROP’s eVisa website.
- There are several different types of visa for visitors to Oman. For those coming to Oman as tourists, the Tourist Visit Visa (Unsponsored) will usually be appropriate. For others, a different type of visa may be needed.