Finally, we have got a good news for the people willing to perform Umrah. Thanks to Prime Minister Imran Khan and Saudi Government, Pakistani’s will now be able to perform Umrah without paying 2,000 Riyals Tax. Before this announcement, the people from Pakistan were charged an extra 2,000 Riyals to perform Umrah for the second time in one year.
Cheap Umrah Packages in 2019
Imran Khan met with Prince Mohammad bin Salman Al Saud in Saudi Arabia. The results of this meeting turned out to be fruitful in every sense. The Saudi government agreed to help out Pakistan in paying loans as well as exclusion of Tax on Umrah.
Recently, the Saudi government has also abolished the tax on people performing Umrah from countries like Turkey and Egypt. However, at the moment Saudi Government has considered removing the tax on Umrah, but not officially announced it.
Besides, the removal of tax on Umrah, Prime Minister Imran Khan has also discussed matters regarding cooperation in defense, commercial and industrial sector.
Umrah Packages as Low as Rupees 45,000 from Pakistan
According to this new initiative taken by the Saudi Government, we will expect to see a huge decline in Umrah packages. A minimum of Rs. 45,000 will be charged for one person willing to perform Umrah in 2019. However, this will not include the cost of the ticket, accommodation and Food in Saudi Arabia.
Finally, no matter how cheap Umrah packages in 2019 may be. The thing is that the Saudi government should also take actions to provide cheap accommodation and food services as well. We know that the only thing that makes a trip costly is accommodation. We will soon update a list of cheap hotels in Saudi Arabia to stay during Umrah. Please do visit soon to check out the list. For more info, contact us in the comment section