Umrah is the great ibadah for every Muslim and every month there are millions of people who perform Umrah. It is not mandatory like Hajj but people perform it as a sunnah of the Prophet (PBUH). Here we are going to describe to you how to apply for an Umrah visa online from Pakistan.
There are terms and conditions for the Umrah pilgrims what are these rules and how to follow these. Firstly, you should have to know what are the requirements to apply for an Umrah visa online. The process of applying online Umrah visa is simple and anybody can be done it very easily by following the process.
Let’s find out the procedure of applying online for an Umrah visa from Pakistan and what you should know about the rules, we are going to describe all of it here.
What are the documents required to apply for Online Umrah Visa?
The user must have to read out the following documents before going to apply for an online Visa.
Describe the details of your traveling means that for what purpose you are going for.
Show your official date of departure ticket from your country
The applicant must have to submit CNIC scan copies.
Applicant Passport Size Photo:
Submit your passport size photo with blue background. The applicant photo must be facing the camera because side angles photos are not accepted.
Scan Passport Details:
The user has to scan the details of the passport to submit the application form.
After submitting the application, the user must have reaming validity of the passport minimum of 6 months.
Women and children should accompany by a father/husband or a male relative (Mahram). And therefore they must have to submit the relation certificate.
Umrah Visa Rules:
Before going to make your mind for offering Umrah, the applicant must have to read out the following rules.
- In Pakistan, men below 40 years of age can not perform Umrah without any family female relative.
- Similarly, women below 45 years can’t travel alone for Umrah. they must go with their husband or a mahram (Blood relative).
- If a person has a non-muslim name and recently converted to Islam then that applicant must have to submit the certificate from the local mosque confirming that he/she has converted to Islam.
- The Umrah visa is not valid for work or residency in Saudia Arabia
Umrah Visa Validity:
- The Umrah visa validity is of max 30 days as per the Hijri calendar
- The visa for Umrah in Ramdan is valid till the 10th Shawal
Umrah Visa Visiting Cities:
The Umrah visa holder can visit the three cities of the kingdom of Saudi Arabia which are mention below. Except for these cities, the applicant can’t visit any other city of Saudi Arabia.
Fine & imprisonment for breaking Umrah Visa Rules:
If the Umrah Visa holder remains in Saudi Arabia after the expiry date of the visa validity. Then he/she will be fined SR. 50,000 including 6 months imprisonment before the deportation.
Here you have all of it guys. I hope that the information I have provided to you about how to apply for Umrah Visa online from Pakistan. Before going to apply for Online Umrah Visa, make sure you have read out terms and conditions so that you don’t have to face any difficulty while applying for a visa. If you found any queries about this content feel free, and just ask in a comment box. We would be please to assist you.
Is Urmah Visa-free?
According to the Saudi Arabia Government, the Umrah visa is free but the Saudi companies accommodate the visa holder. Therefore they take charge of providing their services to all Umrah Visa holders.
How long Umrah visa processing takes time?
It usually takes 5, to 6 working days and sometimes it may take 2 weeks for processing. Moreover, its process time also depends on Islamic months like it take a shorter time from Muharram to Rajab and loner time from Rajab to Ramadan.
Should I need any vaccination before going to Umrah?
Due to the pandemic situation of Covid-19 all over the world. All governments have made it mandatory to vaccination or have a corona test report. Therefore everyone needs a vaccination to go for Umrah from Pakistan.
Does Umrah’s visa cost flexible?
Umrah visa cost changes time by time and it may change due to Government taxes and currency fluctuations. you can also check out the cost of an Umrah visa from different online sites.
Can I apply for an online Umrah visa without an agent?
No, you can’t apply without an agent. The applicant must have to apply through an agent because they don’t have to face any difficulty while performing an Umrah.