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Planing to Perform Umrah

But Confused

with overwhelming Questions and information. 

Who is eligible? For Umrah Visa

Age Limit?

Approved Vaccination?

Documents required?

And Many More

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Performing Umrah for the first time? or you have been for Umrah Multiple times. There is a lot of new information regarding Umrah Visa, Covid SOPs, Traveling protocol, Approved Vaccination, Quarantine, etc. Which needs to be structured and broken down into smaller chunks for easy understanding. This Resource is specially created for your help in light of Saudi Policy. We have tried to cover as much information as possible from "who is eligible for Umrah? to choosing an umrah package to your Arrival in Kingdom of Saudia Arabia" and everything in between    

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Eligibility for UMRAH VISA

Age 5 and Above 

Covid 19 Fully Vaccinated

Umrah Visa Age FAQ 

Q ) Can a Male below 40 travel alone for Umrah? 

A ) No, they need to be accompanied by Mehram.

Q) Can a Women Travel alone for Umrah ?

A) Yes age 45 and above are allowed no requirement of mehram for Umrah visa.

Approved Covid 19 Vaccination

1 ) Sinopharm, Sinovac + Booster Shot of Any of The following

2) 2 Shots of Pfizer, Astrazeneca, Moderna, If more than 8 Months between last dose and traveling date additional booster will be required  

3) 1 Shot of Johnson and Johnson. If more than 8 Months between last dose and traveling date additional booster will be required  

Umrah Visa Validity

Normally Umrah Visa is Valid for 30 Days. Visa Validity is mentioned on your Umrah Visa, Visa Validity can vary depend on which month it was issued in Such as Ramadan 

Quarantine 

In New Updated policy Quarantine is  not required any more 

Documents Required for Umrah Visa

Passport First and second page Validity 6-8 Months

Valid CNIC

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COVID-19 Vaccination card

How to choose Umrah Package

While choosing Umrah Package you might have a lot of questions. This quick guide will help with most of the question 

Which Package is best for Me? | How many days of Umrah Package is best for me? How many days to spend in Makkah? How many days to spend in Madinah? | How much does Umrah Package cost and What increases Package price?  | how to determine which package is better?   

There are four important factors that you should consider for Umrah Package

  1. Distance from Haram. The closer you stay to Haram. the more expensive the package is   

  2. Quality of Accommodation In Makkah and Madinah such as Economy building, Star hotel 2 Star, 3 Star hotel, 4 Star hotel, 5 Star hotel

  3. Duration of your stay Normally Umrah visa is for 30 day you can stay minimum of 4 Nights an important info here is that Umrah Packages does not include Quarantine duration or cost 

  4. Type of Transport from Airport-Makkah-Madinah-Airport  most of the Umrah Packages you will find on our website by default includes transport by bus. you can upgrade Transport from Bus to Sedan car or SUV/GMC/ Land Cruiser  of any Umrah Package

Umrah Packages Category we offer Gold | Silver | Bronze |

GOLD Packages 5 STAR Hotels in Makkah and Madinah Closest Distance to Haram- Transport by Private car 

 

SILVER  3/4 STAR Hotels in Makkah and Madinah | Distance from Haram in Makkah 800 meters or less | Madinah 200 meteors or less | - Transport by Private car/ Bus 

 

BRONZE  Economy Building / 1-2 STAR Hotels in Makkah and Madinah | Distance from Haram in Makkah 3000 meters or less (shuttle bus) | Madinah 400 meters or less | - Transport by Bus-Private car option available 

Note For bronze and Silver Packages

Due to changes in new Umrah Policy We will be offering fixed group duration 10, 14, 20 Nights Packages with fixed group departure dates in December 2021, January 2022, February 2022, March 2022. if you wish to travel in your own dates or duration or both you will have  to take Private car. Our group traveling will be from Islamabad, Lahore, Faisalabad, 

After Choosing Package Category & Group |  Make payment Apply for Visa

After Getting your Umrah Visa and Flight Confirmation Follow these Steps

Important PRE BOARDING STEPS

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Steps 1 ) Register on Muqeem

https://muqeem.sa/#/vaccine-registration/home

Before departure to the Kingdom with a maximum of 72 hours. 

As per instructions from General Authority of Civil Aviation (GACA) guideline, all the travellers arriving at the Kingdom must fill out "The Registration Immunization Information Form"

Get print-out 

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Steps 2 ) GET PCR TEST

With in 48 hours of Departure

Approved PCR LABS By Royal Embassy of Kingdom of Saudia Arabia

  1. Testzone

  2. Khan Lab

  3. Islamabad Diagnostic Centre (IDC)

  4. Metropole (MPL)

  5. Realtime Lab 

  6. Chughtai Lab

Keep 2 Copies of Test result (Physical Printout)  + Keep 1 Digital copy on your smart phone/Tablet PRO TIP Keep 1 extra set (printout/ Physical Copies) with your companion 

(02 Copies of PCR test are attested by Airport / Check-in staff, they will keep one copy ) Do keep record of Attested copies in your smart phone

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PCR TEST NOT REQUIRED

As per updated Umrah Policy 

Steps 3 ) REGISTER ON PASS TRACK APP

https://passtrack.nitb.gov.pk/login

Should be done before your flight
Follow 
instructions. on Pass track

Provide Required Information on PASS TRACK app or Online Portal. Check link 

well in advance of your flight 

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Your Pre Departure Steps Have Completed

 Important STEPS after Arrival in KSA

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Steps 4 ) REGISTER ON Tawakkalna APP 

within 8 hours of Arriving in KSA 

Download from Goolge Play Store or App Store

TIP: Make sure App is installed in Your mobile before you leave from your Home/ residence for Flight   

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Step 5 ) Quarantine

Must comply with all precautionary measures and  Quarantine Procedure applied in Kingdom to avoid penalties 

Those Umrah Pilgrim who needs to Quarantine will stay at Institutional Quarantine Facility as per saudi Policy. 

Quarantine made compulsory for all Umrah Pilgrims traveling after 17/01/2022
Even if your are vaccinated with Pfizer, Astrazeneca, Moderna or Johnson and Johnson 

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To Perform Umrah, You will have to Apply for Umrah permit in Eatmarna App Download from google or App Store