Citizens of Russia and the CIS countries need a visa to visit the fabulous Sultanate of Oman, which can be obtained upon arrival at the airport or online. The requirements are standard: a confirmed hotel reservation, a return ticket, a questionnaire (filled in on the spot) and photographs. Spouses with different surnames are also advised to bring their marriage certificate with them. The passport must be valid for 6 months after the end of the trip. A visa at the airport is issued for a single entry, it allows you to stay in the country for up to 30 days, the cost is 20 OMR. If necessary, the visa can be extended for an additional fee for another 30 days, this is done at the General Directorate. Check clothesbliss for travel to Oman.
To obtain an electronic visa, you must register on the website evisa.rop.gov.om. Document requirements are exactly the same as for a regular visa, all confirmations will need to be uploaded to the site. The fee will be 5 OMR per visa for 10 days. If you want to spend up to 30 days in the country, you will have to pay 20 OMR. A visa is issued from several hours to several days. After receiving permission, the visa should be printed for passport control.
Documents for a visa to Oman
Required documents for obtaining a tourist visa:
- international passport
Valid for 6 months from the end of the trip;
Completed online application form (in English) on the official website of the Sultanamata Oman Police;
Two color photographs of 3.5*4.5 cm format;
- Help from the place of work
Certificate of employment with the prescribed position and salary;
- Booking tickets
Air tickets in both directions;
- Hotel reservation
Confirmed hotel reservation;
- For spouses with different surnames
The term for issuing a visa is usually no more than 10 working days.
Tourists traveling alone, when submitting documents, must provide a copy of the return air ticket and reservation at a hotel of a category of at least 4 stars. The period of stay on a visa for females cannot exceed 10 days, and it will not be possible to extend the stay in the territory of the Sultanate. You can apply for a new visa only one month after the end of the trip.
In addition, tourists can be advised to pre-arrange medical insurance for the entire duration of the trip.