The border with Yemen remains open, but you may experience delays of up to a week or more before being considered for entry into Oman. See Entry requirements

You should maintain a high level of security awareness and take care in public places and on the roads. Avoid large crowds and demonstrations.

A short term visa for visits of up to 10 days has been introduced. See Entry requirements

Piracy is a threat in the Gulf of Aden and the Indian Ocean. See Sea travel

There is an underlying threat from terrorism. See Terrorism

Most visits to Oman are trouble-free.

Take out comprehensive travel and medical insurance before you travel .