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Tips to Choose Best Umrah & Hajj Travel Agency in Abu Dhabi

By Storat Marketplace , posted on 20-11-2017
Tips to Choose Best Umrah & Hajj Travel Agency in Abu Dhabi

Muslims all over the world come to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia every year to perform Hajj and Umrah. According to the huge number of people visiting Saudi Arabia, the authorities tightened their security rules and regulations to assure the pilgrims easy and smooth visit. That’s why your visit towards the sacred places of Medina and Makkah al-Mukarramah for Umrah or Hajj should be well planned. A travel agency is the easiest way to plan everything for your visit without breaching any rules. While there are many good travel agencies that can assure you an easy and smooth visit, there are many scammers out there. In order to avoid being scammed by any travel agency, we provide you some tips you should take in consideration, so you can choose the best travel agency in Abu Dhabi.

How to choose the best travel agency in Abu Dhabi?

When preparing for your Hajj or Umrah you should choose a travel agency that has a registration with the Ministry of Hajj in Saudi Arabia. As those agencies are the only one allowed to arrange Hajj and Umrah visits. You must also check its license. If you can’t do this on your own, you can ask for a reference from your friends or online reviews.

The travel agency should give you complete details of the Umrah or Hajj packages in Abu Dhabi. It should provide you with some important things such as:

  • The type of accommodation, which means the place where you are going to stay during your visit.
  • The distance from the place you are staying at to the sacred places of Medina and Makkah al-Mukarramah.
  • All types of transportation during the whole visit.
  • The type of food that will be provided during your visit.
  • The flight dates, class, and of course the name of the airlines.
  • The travel agency should provide you with a guidebook, so you can know all the instructions before you leave.
  • It should also provide a female guide to help all the ladies with any inquiries or issues.

Some travel agencies may take the travelers to Madina first before Makkah. You should know your destination whether you want to go to Al-Madina or Mecca first. Before you agree on the travel agency’s package you should ask about the location of your tent in Mina. You need to know the destination from your tent to the Jamrat so you can be well prepared. Moreover, a good travel agency in Abu Dhabi will provide you with the little things that will make your visit smooth like a Saudi SIM card. Instead of waiting in a long queue it could save you so much time.

Hajj and Umrah travel agency in Abu Dhabi should be completely responsible for providing you with Umrah visa services from Abu Dhabi. If a travel agency says they cannot issue you with a visa, you can check with any other agency. Make sure to check the tips we provided above for a safe and smooth visit.

In order to make sure you will choose the best travel agency for Umrah and Hajj services in Abu Dhabi, you need to make a comparison. Write down what each agent provides after then make your decision according to the tips mentioned above.

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