Turkey has been added to the countries whose citizens can enter Oman with an eVisa. Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain and Egypt are also included in the eVisa list.
Oman Online visa allows Turkish people to travel to Oman for 30 days with multiple entries for tourism purposes only. And does not allow working or living permanently in Oman.
Requirements for Oman eVisa For Turkish Citizens to apply online:
- Passport copy of applicant
- Recent passport size photo of the applicant taken within last three months
- Credit Card details (Mastercard or VISA)
All visitors to Oman need a visa before travelling there except for citizens from GCC countries who can get an entry permit on arrival for a maximum stay of 1 month. Citizens from non-GCC countries require visas to enter the country and business visas are valid for three months and residential visas valid for one year.
Can I apply for eVisa to Oman?
Oman has now introduced an electronic visa for tourists. This allows you to easily apply online without visiting an embassy.
As of March 21st, 2018 all visitors who plan a trip to Oman are no longer able to apply for a visa on arrival at the airport.
Consequently, all of the tourists who want to enter Oman are required to apply for an electronic visa authorization to travel to Oman.
There are more than 70 nationalities with the possibility to submit an application for an electronic visa.
Citizens of Turkey are one of the nationalities that are entitled to apply for eVisa to Oman. The whole process is smooth and quick.
This electronic authorization allows you to stay in the country for a period of 10 or 30 days, but please note that it all depends on the purpose of your stay.
To apply for an eVisa Oman, the one thing you need to do is to complete a form and provide the payment via credit card or another suitable way of payment.
While completing information for your eVisa application, you are will be asked for data such as your passport details, marital status, current occupation or permanent address.
Depending on the purpose of your stay various additional documents might be required.
After all, the most important in the process of applying for an Oman eVisa is the copy of your biodata page and a photograph of an applicant.
Types of Visa to Oman for Turkish citizens.
There are several:
- The single-entry eVisa is valid for 30 days, starting from the date of arrival in Oman. This eVisa has to be used in the six months following its approval. In case it is not used in this period, the travel document becomes invalid.
- Single entry eVisa is divided into two periods of stay: 10 of 30 days and it is up to you which one will you choose.
The Omani Royal Police has prepared also multiple entry eVisa which is valid for one year, starting from the date of the first arrival in Oman.
It allows for multiple entries with a maximum of one month’s stay for each of them. It also has to be first used within the six months after its initial approval.
It is good to remember that the period of your stay in Oman can be extended, but it depends on the decision of the Immigration Office in Oman.
To get an electronic visa authorizing entry to the country of Oman you need to apply online. Applicants need to remember that applying for a visa is only possible if she or he is outside of Oman.
Before you start completing the form you need to take into consideration what documents Turkish citizen has to provide.
All Turkish applicants must have a valid passport with at least 6 months validity from the time that they enter Oman.
It is necessary to attach a scan or digital photo of the bio-data page of the applicant’s passport and a recent photograph of the applicant which meets passport photo standards.
The Photograph can be made with your smartphone.
When the application form is completed and payment is done, you will receive an e-mail with confirmation of your eVisa submission with further instructions.
Normally, the decision of eVisa approval hits the applicant mailbox in three business days. All you need to do is to print it and show it along with a valid passport on your arrival.
When to travel Oman?
As you already know, the whole process of eVisa to Oman is easy and hassle-free, there is a high time to check the best period for a holiday in this country.
Weather in Oman promotes tourism at almost any time of the year. From May to September the temperatures are most desirable by tourists.
The dry tropical climate causes that even in the coldest month – January – thermometer should not show less than 16 degrees.