OMAN TOURIST VISA period and cost change brings good new for tourists into Oman

Oman’s Royal Oman Police have announced more alterations to Oman’s Tourist Visas.

Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman
Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman

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OMAN VISA application process is updated changes by Oman's Royal Oman Police to the tourist visa application process in Oman

Visiting Oman? Read on – as the Oman Visa application process has had major changes made.
The issuing authority of visas for Oman, the Royal Oman Police have announced that the Oman Visa application process is updated – read what needs to be done to apply for an Oman visit visa, based on their announcement.

Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman
Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman


The changes mean that the only way
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OMAN UAE BORDER CROSSING how to travel into Oman from Al Ain UAE - with maps below

The UAE and Oman border crossing between Al Buraymi in Oman and Al Ain in the UAE have new border facilities announced by The Royal Oman Police. These are effective from 18th May 2018.

Al Buraymi Gate
Al Buraymi Gate

I list all 3 of the Oman UAE Border Crossings in Al Ain below – with Maps. I also give links for Oman Visa, Bus information, Insurance needed for Oman and British Embassy Oman Travel page.

UAE and Oman border crossing changes announced that 

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Oman Visa regulations are revised

Oman Visa regulations for tourists travelling to Oman have just been revised by the issuing authority, the Royal Oman Police (ROP), on both effective price and period.

Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman
Visa Entry & Exit stamps UAE & Oman

READ ANOTHER REVISION ANNOUNCED 24 JUNE 2018  TO SOME OF THE DETAILS DETAILED BELOW <<click on the link

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Muscat Festival Oman

I had an interesting meeting with H.E. Sultan Al Harthy – President of Muscat Municipality

Muscat Festival and other tourism related issues were the topics at a meeting I joined with the new President of Muscat Municipality H.E. Sultan Al Harthy . He gave an overview of issues and elicited comments about the Festival and Muscat’s tourism in general .

H.E. Sultan Al Harthy
H.E. Sultan Al Harthy

Certainly the first meeting of this type (that I can recall) it looks as if the Municipality is looking for more input from ‘stakeholders’ ; his next meeting is with the Bankers of Oman.