Makkah and Madina is the holiest city for Muslims it is religious duty to visit at least once in a life time to all adults. Pilgrims travelling to Hajj should be free from all debts and can support their family during their absence. He should be financially capable of taking the tour. It is one of the five pillars of Islam alongside Shahadah(faith), Salah(prayer), Zakat(charity) and Sawm(faith). Those Muslim who fulfill these conditions are called mustati and financially capable of performing Hajj is call istita'ah.
Pilgrimage is taken on the 8th to 12th day some cases 13th of Dhu al-Hijjah, the last month of the Islamic calendar. Hajj is associated with the life of Islamic Prophet Muhammad Sallallahu Alaihi Wasallam, of the 7 century, but Mecca significance is traced back to the time of Prophet Ibrahim Alaihis Salam.
Pilgrimage walks counter-clockwise seven times around the Kaaba, runs back and forth between the hills of Safa and Marwah, drinks water from the Zamzam Well, goes to Mount Arafat to stand in vigil, spends night in the plain of Muzdalifa, and performs symbolic stoning throwing at three pillars to devil. The pilgrims then shave their heads, perform a ritual of animal sacrifice, and celebrate the three-day global festival of Eid al-Adha.
First rite of Hajj is entering ihram crossing the outer boundaries of Mecca, called Miqat: entails wearing plain garments - two unstitched cloths for men, or loose-fitting clothing for women. Pilgrim should follow certain rules such as not getting angry or engaging in sexual activity.
Head to Mina: It is the tent city where the pilgrims spent time in prayer and remembering Allah.
Collect pebbles at Muzdalifah.
Throw stones at the pillars.
Final days in Mina.
8 - 9 Nights Madina Can be reduced to 3 nights also as per pilgrim choice at the time of Booking.
Hajj Package 2018 Short
Hajj Package Details
Package Name :
12 - 14 August
Days Stay :
20 / 22 Days
Makkah Hotel :
Azizia (Standard Hotel) Full Board
Madina Hotel :
3* / 4* Hotels
Available from :
Ex MUMBAI / Ex CCJ / Ex COK
Will be informed at the time of travel.
5 nights Azizya
5 Nights Hajj
2 Nights Azizya
7 Nights Madina Can be reduced to 3 nights also as per pilgrim choice at the time of Booking.
Hajj Package Includes :
Provision of Hajj Visa will be as per Moulim Draft.
Daily Meals: As per Meal Plan of Hotels.
Internal Transportation services will be provided by Government / Moulim Coaches.
All Stay will be booked in Licensed Hotels.
Hajj Package Does Not Include :
Qurbani cost is NOT Included in the package but can be arranged upon request and extra cost.
Transportation cost for Tawaf-e-Ziarat is NOT Included in the package.
Travel done other than planned packages and programs / or Group Dates, individually and / or travel by private Taxi in Saudi Arabia cost of transportation charges will be borne by the pilgrims which is also subject to the Rules and Regulation of Ministry of Hajj, Saudi Arabia.
No Room Service & Laundry is available at Azizia & Mina.
Excess Baggage other than weight allowance at the Airport.
Important Notes :
The Tour Cost and Airfare rates is calculated on the current Saudi currency Riyal Rates
Increase in above Riyal currency rates will be borne and paid by the Haji Pilgrimages before Departure.
GST 5% is applicable.
Moullim Food will be served to Pilgrims in Mina.
Hajj Pilgrims Stay in Aziziya will be in 6-5 Bed irrespective of the Sharing you have selected.
No Laundry services will be provided in Aziziya and Mina