The Saudi Hajj Umrah Ministry has made a promising announcement for pilgrims traveling from Qatar. A decision that brings relief to pilgrims arriving for Hajj from Doha has been declared, paving the way for a smoother spiritual journey.
Provision for Multiple Entry on Visit Visa
The ministry declared that a visit visa arrangement will be made for pilgrims from Qatar, enabling them to perform Umrah along with their journey. This visit visa will provide the convenience of multiple entries. In addition, it will allow the pilgrims to travel around and also perform Umrah.
Embassy Visa Center Appointments Required
To avail of this benefit, pilgrims will need to schedule an appointment at the embassy’s visa center and imprint their fingerprints on the original passport. Furthermore, the validity of the pilgrim’s passport must be at least 6 months, and the validity of the Gulf residency should be a minimum of 3 months.
- The Saudi Hajj Umrah Ministry has announced a favorable decision for pilgrims from Qatar.
- Pilgrims will be able to perform Umrah during their visit with a visa providing multiple entries.
- Appointments at the embassy’s visa center and fingerprinting on the original passport are required to obtain the visa.
- A minimum of 6 months passport validity and 3 months Gulf residency validity is required.