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Best Time to Book Umrah Packages

Best Time to Book Umrah Packages


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Best Time to Book Umrah Packages

Every devoted Muslim understands that Hajj is obligatory for every capable Muslim once in his or her lifetime. Hajj is performed each year in the month of Dhul Hajj. The reservations of Hajj are made well in advance due to the very high amount of people visiting Hajj annually and each year the amount of pilgrims increases. Umrah on the other hand differs as it can be carried out at anytime of the year. In the months of Ramadhan, every Muslim needs to perform Umrah because as narrated by this Hadith:

Sahih Albukhari.

According to the current Saudi Government rules, anyone who wants to perform Umrah must reserve their Umrah with licensed and accredited Umrah agents in their regional countries. This provides the pilgrim an chance to reserve their complete package including flight bookings, accommodation and transport etc.. The new rules prohibit any pilgrim from moving to Umrah without booking with an Umrah agent. There are many Hajj and Umrah packages extended by many of representatives around the world. Throughout the Umrah season the agents usually get over reserved particularly for the month of Ramadhan. Some hotels that are near the Holy Masjid in Makkah are reserved months ahead of time.

The best time to reserve your Umrah package is following the Hajj season finishes. In the months of Moharram and Saffar, the majority of the Pilgrims who wish to go for Umrah in forthcoming Ramadhan or some time of the coming year book their bundles with their agents. This gives them a really good chance to book hotels, flights and transportation in Makkah and Madinah. A respectable agent can book your whole package for groups or individuals. It's always preferable to reserve your package with a reliable and registered Umrah representative to prevent certain hassles of high costs of flights and lodging. The Saudi Government has imposed new rules for Umrah and Hajj service providers to satisfy the standards fixed by the Government.

Umrah and Hajj should always be achieved with complete concentration and dedication to Allah (SWT) and booking well in advance will provide you the opportunity to have a hassle free sacred journey to Makkah and Madinah, and you can focus more on your prayers as opposed to worrying about the resort or return flights. Responsible booking agents always advise their customers to book their own Umrah packages during the months of Moharram and Saffar, but they are able to get last minute bookings as well that may cost somewhat more in flights and lodging, but you'll have the ability to carry out your obligation with complete dedication to Allah (SWT).