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Updated January 2023

No travel is more fulfilling for the devout than visiting the earthly abode of the almighty Allah. Anyone with the willingness and means to do so is presented with the opportunity to renew their faith and obtain the blessings and forgiveness of their creator through the Umrah or minor pilgrimage.

Below, we have gathered all the information you need to book your Umrah package for this year from the United Kingdom.

Umrah from the UK 2023 news

According to the latest update from the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah Saudi Arabia, Saudi citizens can now invite their friends to the Kingdom to perform Umrah with a Saudi Personal Visit Visa.

The benefits of the Saudi Personal Visit Visa are as follows:

  1. Apply for several guests at the same time
  2. Enter Saudi Arabia once or multiple times
  3. Can be issued for one or multiple trips
  4. Perform Umrah and visit the Prophet’s mosque
  5. Visit religious sites and historical monuments
  6. Touristic trips to all Saudi regions and cities

The Saudi Arabia Personal Visit Visa is a single-entry permit valid for 90 days, while the multiple-entry visa is valid for 365 days with a 90-day stay.

To find out how you can apply for an Umrah visa from the UK, please refer to our dedicated article below.

Umrah Visa: How to Apply for Visa to Perform the Pilgrimage?

Umrah packages from the UK 2023

A typical Umrah package from the UK generally consists of a 7 to 14-day trip through the cities of Makkah and Madinah.

For a 7-day package, the itinerary consists of a 3-night and 4-night stay in Makkah and Madinah, respectively. A 14-day Umrah package typically consists of 7 nights in Makkah and 7 nights in Madinah.

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Umrah packages from the UK price 2023

Umrah packages from the UK typically include travel and hotel stays and are inclusive of visa, airfare, accommodation, meals, and transportation costs. The average price of an Umrah package is around GBP 600, with some of the more deluxe packages costing as high as GBP 850.

Approved Umrah packages provider from the UK 2023

The government of Saudi Arabia recommends that you enlist the assistance of an approved travel agent in the UK to obtain your Umrah visa. They will book your Umrah basic package, grant Umrah visas to UK citizens and residents, secure all your essential licenses, and carry you throughout all the procedures of Umrah.

You can choose to book your Umrah package through an approved travel agent from cities such as London, Birmingham, West Yorkshire and more. To see the full list of approved travel agents, please consult the Ministry of Hajj and Umrah website

Here’s a partial list of travel agents approved by the KSA Government for Umrah in major cities across the UK:

London

Al -Mouna LTD

East West Travels Limited

Hasan Hajj Tours London Ltd

Birmingham

Zam Zam Travels LTD

  • address: Coventry Road Small Heath Birmingham
  • phone: 00441217735101
  • email: [email protected]

Jannatul Travel LTD

West Yorkshire

Zam Zam Travels LTD

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