Umrah is the second most important religious journey after the Hajj. It is the visit to the House of Allah Almighty that is located in Makkah, Saudi Arabia. It is not mandatory for Muslims to perform Umrah just like the Hajj once in their life. However still millions of Muslims from all over the world perform Umrah during the different times of the year.
Planning to perform Umrah from Bradford in 2020? If your answer is yes, then the first thing that you will be worried about is the Umrah Packages Bradford. It is a common thing that a person who is planning to perform Umrah, he looks for the affordable Umrah packages that are providing all the basic facilities for an easy journey.
In addition to this, when you are going to select any package, there are many questions circling in your mind and we are totally aware of them. In the following guide, we are going to tell you about the different packages offered by Euro Africa Travel and answers to the frequently asked questions. Let’s have a look below:
Bradford Umrah Packages
At Euro Africa Travel, we are working with an aim to keep our customers on top of our priority list. We have tailored our packages by keeping the convenience and budget of our customers in mind. As mentioned above, the majority of the pilgrims book the Umrah packages to make their journey comfortable to get rid of all the worries.
Euro Africa travel is one of the professional travel agencies that is having the license and are fully authorized to provide the Hajj and Umrah packages along with visa processing. We are having a team of professional travel agents that will be guiding you all about the Umrah packages Bradford. Just call us, tell us your requirements, and leave the rest on us!
Now, we will be looking at the different types of packages that are provided to our customers:
3-Star Umrah Packages
First, have a look at our budget-friendly packages. The price of these packages is reasonable but they are providing you all the basic facilities.
All the facilities provided in our 3-star Bradford Umrah packages are as follows:
- Book 7, 10, 14 nights packages according to your needs.
- Via is included in the package.
- Direct and In-direct flights of airlines like Lufthansa, British Airways, Saudi Airlines, Royal Jordanian, and more are available.
- Nada Al Dyafah, Anwar Al Diyafah, and similar hotels are provided for a stay in Makkah.
- Rotana Al Mesk Hotel, Al Shourfa New Hotel, and similar hotels are provided in Madinah.
- Full ground transportation is added to the package.
- The departure of the flights will be from London Heathrow Airport.
- The pilgrims will be returning back to the desired city from Madinah.
- The selection of the dates is made by the customers.
- The packages start at £745 and end at £820 depending on sharing basis.
4-Star Umrah Packages
Now, let’s have a look at our 4-star Umrah packages Bradford:
The packages are providing the following facilities
- Our customers can book 7, 10, or 14 nights 4-star Umrah packages depending on their choice.
- Visa is added in the package.
- Direct and In-direct flights of British Airway, Royal Jordanian, Saudi Airlines, Etihad Airways, Lufthansa, and more are available for our customers.
- Dar Aleiman Alandaalus, Elaf Ajyad Hotel, and similar hotels are provided for accommodation in Makkah.
- Al Ansar Golden Tulip, Jewar Elsaqefa Hotel, and similar hotels are provided in Madinah.
- Full ground transport is provided in the package.
- The departure will be London Heathrow Airport.
- The pilgrims will depart from Madinah.
- A customer has the freedom to select the date of selection according to their own choice.
- The price of the package ranges from £845 to £945.
5-Star Umrah Packages
In search of some additional luxury during your trip? For this, you need to get the 5-star Umrah packages Bradford to end all your worries.
The facilities included in the packages are:
- 7, 10, or 14 nights Umrah packages are provided.
- Umrah visa is also provided.
- Direct and In-direct flights of Royal Jordanian, Lufthansa, Etihad, British Airways, and more are available.
- Hotels like Dar Al Eiman Royal Makkah, Swissotel Makkah, and similar are provided in Makkah.
- Dar Al-Taqwa Hotel Madinah, Hotel Pullman Zamzam Madinah, or similar hotels are provided to our valuable customers for accommodation in Madinah.
- Full ground transport is included in the package
- The flight will be departing from London Heathrow Airport.
- The pilgrims will depart from Madinah on the arrival.
- The customer can select the dates according to their own convenience.
- The package starts at £920 and goes up to £1080 according to the sharing basis.
Frequently Asked Questions
Now, we are going to answer your frequently asked question that you have in your mind when traveling for Umrah or during the booking of Bradford Umrah Packages.
What’s the Meaning of Word Umrah?
Let’s start the discussion with the meaning of Umrah. It is an Arabic word that means visiting a populated place. Millions of Muslims around the globe at different times of year visit Makkah, Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah. Muslims perform it to get the blessings of Allah Almighty and ask forgiveness for their sins.
What’s the Purpose Behind the Umrah?
Without any doubt, Umrah is the best way to get forgiveness from Allah Almighty along with the countless blessings. Hajj and Umrah are the two worships that will be helping you to get rid of poverty and provide you a new chance to restart your life according to the teaching of Islam.
Which Airline Is Going to Jeddah from Bradford?
In search of cheap flights from Bradford to Jeddah? Euro Africa Travel is here to help you out. We are offering direct or indirect flights as per their own convenience. The list of airlines includes Etihad Airways, Royal Jordanian, Turkish Airlines, Lufthansa, and more. The flights will be departing from the London Heathrow Airport.
Types of Umrah?
According to the Shariah, there are two types of Umrah
1-Umrah al-mufradah al-mustaqillah’an al-Hajj
2-Umrah al-mundammah ila al-Hajj.
In the first, there is no restriction regarding its performance. Whereas the second Umrah has to be performed with the Hajj and it is called the conjugate Umrah’. This Umrah has to perform during the months of Shawwal to Zulhajj.
What are the Main Rituals of Umrah?
The four key rituals of the Umrah are below:
- Entering into the state of Ihram at Meeqat and seven times tawaf around Khana Ka’aba
- Offering Two Raqat Nafal at Maqam e Ibrahim.
- Performance of Sa’ee between Safa and Marwa Hills and drinking Zamzam water
- Hal or Tasir that is called as the shortening of hair and leaving the state of Ihram.
Are Women Allowed to Go Alone for Umrah?
According to the Islamic rules, a woman is allowed to perform Umrah alone but there are some conditions that should be followed along with other important instructions:
- If a woman’s age is less than 45 years, then she has to travel with a Mahram. A Mahram will be her son, brother, father, and husband. Furthermore, proof of the relationship also needs to be provided. Furthermore, according to British laws, the minimum age requirements for a mahram is 18 years or above.
- If a woman’s age is more than 45 years or older, then she can travel alone with a group with a NOC from her Mahram.
- If a woman is in Iddah, then she should wait until the period of Idah is over. After that, she can go for Umrah.
- Women are not allowed to Ramal and say Talbiyah loudly just like the man.
- A woman should maintain a safe walking distance during the performance of tawaf in Holy Kaabah if there is a huge crowd.
- If there is a huge crowd near the Maqam-e-Ibrahim, then a woman can offer Nawafal at any place in Masjid ul Haraam. Furthermore, during the performance of Sa’ee, a woman should also keep a safe distance from men.
What Are Visa Requirements?
To apply for the visa, it is best to contact an authorized travel agency in your area. To start the process of Umrah Visa, you have to send the scanned copy of the passport along with the digital passport size photographs via email to your travel agent.
It is important to note that the Umrah Visa is closed in the month of Shawwal for the Hajj. The validity of the Umrah visa is for only 30 days. On this Umrah visa, a pilgrim is only allowed to visit the cities of Makkah, Madinah, and Jeddah.
Do Pilgrims Need Vaccination Before Going for Umrah?
Vaccination against polio, Meningitis, and other diseases depending on the country of your stay is very compulsory. You can find out the details on the official website of the Saudi Arabia Government for Hajj and Umrah. Keep the below points in your mind:
- Children age 15 or less should be vaccinated against polio and meningococcal. Children age more than 15 should be vaccinated similarly to adults.
- If you are taking any medicine on a regular basis, then you have to carry a certificate from your physician.
- If a woman is pregnant, then it is best to avoid performing Umrah.
What are the Numbers of Muslims Living in Bradford?
According to an estimate, Muslims account for 24.7% of the total population in Bradford.
List of Public Holidays in Bradford
Going to perform Umrah in the upcoming holiday? Below is the list of all the public holidays in Bradford during 2020:
- Good Friday Holiday is on Friday, 10 Apr 2020
- Easter Monday Holiday is on Monday, 13 Apr 2020
- Early May Bank Holiday is on Friday, 8 May 2020
- Summer Bank Holiday is on Monday, 31 Aug 2020
- Spring Bank Holiday is on Monday, 25 May 2020
- Christmas Day Holiday is on Friday, 25 Dec 2020
- Boxing Day Holiday is celebrated on Monday, 28 Dec 2020
Mosques and Islamic Center in Bradford
The list of the Mosque and Islamic center in Bradford are as follows:
- Al-Jamia Suffa-Tul-Islam Grand Mosque
- Madinatul Uloom & Islamic Center Jamea Mosque
- Al-Hira Islamic Center
- Islamic Ceetr Auradey Naziria
- Umm ul Qura Islamic Center Bradford
- Hussainia Islamic Center
- The IslamBradford Center and many more.
Why Euro Africa Travel is the Right Option?
Euro Africa is known for its quality services and years of experience in the industry. This has given them a unique identity in the market. As a professional travel agency, we are trying our best for providing a great experience to our customers during the journey. Moreover, to facilitate the customers in the best way possible, we are providing them the flexibility to select the dates according to their convenience. Our customers can book our February, Easter, Ramadan, or December Umrah packages at an affordable price tag. Some of the key features of our services that set us apart from others are as follows:
- We have designed our packages by keeping the needs of our customers in mind. They are designed for the people who are traveling for the first time, alone, or with their family.
- Accommodation is provided near to Haram (Makkah) and Masjid-e-Nabwi (Madinah) for easy transportation.
- Direct and in-direct flights of the world’s best airlines are available.
- Visa is also provided to our valuable customers.
- Our customers pick the 3-star, 4-star and 5-star Umrah packages of 7, 10, and 14 nights according to their own desire.
Euro Africa Travel is working hard to provide cheap Umrah deals in Bradford. Our years of experience have given us the ability to understand the needs of our customers. Moreover, our team of expert travel agents will be telling you all the packages offered along with the facilities included and their price tag. If you are having a limited budget, still there is no need to worry. Our agents will be telling you about the packages according to your own budget. So, without any further delay, pick your phone and contact us today for booking an affordable Umrah package.
Call us today at 020 7265 8799 or 020 7100 1300 to get Umrah packages in Bradford!