Those seeking a guide on getting to Oman need look no further. This is an overview of all the essentials people need to keep in mind for entering the country. While it may have been a bit more difficult to get inside before, the changeover of regimes several decades ago led to a more open policy as well as increased focus on the economic potential of tourism. This translates to good fortune for travellers eager to get a look at the country.
Almost all travellers getting to Oman by air are going to be touching down at the capital, as the vast majority of flights to the country come here. Another possible airport is the one in Salalah, but the chances are very high that those coming from outside Oman, and especially outside the Middle East, shall be going to Muscat’s airport instead. Visas are actually available on arrival and often do not cost very much, so visa permissions are not much of a difficulty. [Read more…]