Going on Hajj is one of the most spiritual and rewarding experiences in someone’s life. Every year millions of people from around the world travel to Makkah to perform hajj. From the UK alone, there is about 20,000 to 25,000 pilgrims travel every year. This number does not include 'umrah haj travellers who travel throughout the year. If umra figure is included here, surely this number will be lot higher.
Hajj packages are sold by licensed travel companies who are approved by the Saudi Ministry of Haj and 'Umra. However, pilgrims should be aware that sometime unlicensed rogue travel companies operate in the community. Their prime target is to exploit potential pilgrims. Read more