Travelling to Qatar or Oman? Know the Latest Travel Guidelines Here

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Planning a trip to the Middle East soon? Then, you should know these latest travel rules. 

With a decline in COVID cases, most countries have eased their restrictions, especially for the fully-vaccinated travellers. Here are the updated guidelines for Qatar and Oman. 

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Indian tourists who are fully-vaccinated are allowed to visit Qatar. They must carry a negative RT-PCR report of a test taken within 48 hours of departure.

The approved vaccines include Pfizer, BioNTech, Moderna (Spikevax), AstraZeneca (including Covishield), Jansen/Johnson & Johnson. Sputnik V and Covaxin are conditionally approved vaccines.

They will be required to stay in hotel quarantine for one day and take a Rapid Antigen Test the same day. India is currently one of the countries subject to red health measures in Qatar. 

Resident permit holders who have recovered from COVID-19 will be allowed to enter Qatar without a pre-departure COVID-19 test & quarantine. 

Unvaccinated Indian tourists are not allowed to enter Qatar. 

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Travellers who are fully-vaccinated do not require an RT-PCR test report to enter Oman. They must carry a vaccine certificate with a QR code. At least 14 days should have passed since the last dose. 

The approved vaccines include AstraZeneca (Vaxzevria), Covaxin, Covishield, Janssen, Moderna (Spikevax), Pfizer-BioNTech (Comirnaty), Sinopharm, Sinovac or Sputnik V.

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