HAJJ AND UMRAH PORTAL

SAFETY SECURITY & FRAUD

  • The Hajj Market

    Millions of Muslims from all over the world travel to Mecca every year to perform Hajj and Umrah. Hajj is time specific.

  • Understand a hajj package

    How to understand a hajj package? Over the years the Hajj and Umrah market have grown very rapidly in many folds. More people now undertake pilgrimage to Makkah (Mecca) than before.

  • What is a ‘Shifting package?’

    Sometime you may notice that some agents advertise their package as shifting. What is a shifting package?

  • How to choose an agent?

    Choosing an agent is a vital part of Hajj and Umrah preparations. The Ministry of Hajj of Kingdom of Saudi Arabia provides guideline as to what to look for when choosing an agent.

TRAVEL GUIDE SAUDI ARABIA




Before You Book

Check if your trip is ATOL protected?

By law, every UK travel company which sells air holidays and flights is required to hold an ATOL Licence. You can check on-line if your agent holds an ATOL licence by clicking the link below.

Saudi Ministry of Hajj

Is your agent approved by the Ministry of Hajj?

An approved agent has four digit license number issued by Saudi Ministry of Hajj. Pilgrims can check if an agent is approved or not by the Ministry of Hajj by visiting ministry’s Hajj Portal at www.haj.gov.sa

Health Check

Find out health information and advice here

TravelHealthPro website comprise the travel health resources of the National Travel Health Network and Centre (NaTHNaC). The site provides up-to-date health information. For the latest travel health advice, visit the TravelHealthPro website.

Before You Travel

Check travel alert

The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) provides country specific Foreign Travel Advice. Check their website before travelling whether there is any travel alert. Your flight may be via another country. Make sure you check update of that intermediary county as well.