Easter Umrah Packages Offer Great Convenience for UK Muslims

by Safeena Rahman Travel Addict

Known as the 'lesser pilgrimage', Umrah is performed by numerous Muslims by embarking on a journey to Makkah from their place of residence. Although this pilgrimage has rituals that are commonly performed during the major pilgrimage of Hajj, it is not mandatory and can be performed at any time of the year. It has a special place in the hearts of Muslims across the world, as it is the Sunnah of Prophet Muhammad (peace be upon him). The lesser pilgrimage can be accomplished within a few hours, as it involves fewer rituals than Hajj. It can be performed by any Muslim who is physically and financially capable to undertake the journey to the holy city of Makkah.

An Umrah in Easter is desired by many of the Muslims residing in the United Kingdom. This is one of those times of the year when the offices and educational institutions across the country are closed for Easter celebrations. It gives the UK Muslims the chance to visit Makkah and perform their lesser pilgrimage. Many of them also take their family members along with them for performing Umrah. It would be a great opportunity for them to introduce children in their families to the significance and benefits of undertaking this sacred journey.

The Easter Umrah packages offered by various tour operators or travel companies in the UK make the journey of the country's Muslims from their homes to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia hassle-free. In the past, there were fewer tour operators or travel companies in the UK that provided the Islamic religious tours. Today, there are numerous options for the prospective pilgrims with regards to the travel companies. All they have to do is choose a reliable tour operator and book the desired package after going through all the available ones and choosing the most suitable among them. 

Muslims living in the UK can now book any of the packages for Umrah Easter season brings for them online in the form of offers from various travel companies. As most of the tour operators or travel companies offering the religious tours of Hajj and Umrah have their own websites, it has become quite convenient for the country's Muslims to book their desired packages. They can conveniently go through the packages on any of such websites and choose the one best suited to their budget. Upon booking well in advance, they can also have greater savings on their chosen package.

Some of the high-end packages for performing the lesser pilgrimage are offered by some of the travel companies on their websites as 5-Star packages. Most of these packages offer great facilities for the pilgrims, such as flights of the leading airlines and accommodation in any of the 5-Star hotels located close to the Masjid al-Haram. A stay in any of these hotels would be a memorable experience for the pilgrims as it not only makes it convenient for them to get to the holy mosque and the important religious sites nearby but also gives them access to world-class amenities.  

You can find some interesting insights into the Umrah packages 2019 here.


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