Oman’s tourism sector is experiencing a surge - almost 50% growth in the number of tourists visiting the country in 2022. The industry is expected to achieve a compound annual growth rate of 6.3% reaching US$900 million between 2022 and 2026. Oman aims to earn over US$22.5 billion a year from tourism by 2040 up from US$3.1 billion in 2019. And with the aim of boosting international as well as domestic travel the government has established plans to establish a cluster of tourism-related investments across the country. These include theme parks, nature resorts, water parks and entertainment centres.

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